New York City brims with possibility. Every block you walk, every interaction you have, every connection you make here will animate your future. The city is a pulsing network—of people, of neighborhoods, of careers, of promise.

MMC’s CityEdge plugs you into the network.

CityEdge opens up the city’s educational avenues. It immerses you in the city’s world-shaping industries. It introduces you to mentors and leading industry professionals of all stripes. It prepares you for a post-college career of achievement and fulfillment. It gives you your edge.

Embark on a food tour of Chinatown—while learning about the impact of immigrant communities—in a first-year seminar. Get lessons on light and composition with professional photographers in a signature course. Snag an internship and gain real experience on Wall Street, Broadway, in the Fashion District, along Museum Mile, at a Midtown firm, on a TV show, or at the United Nations—wherever your passions and your professional goals intersect.

Explore the full range of CityEdge experiences.

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Your first-year dive into the city’s thriving cultural, business, and learning institutions.
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Build your professional identity and then let it shine.
Carol Wagner '16, Psychology Major and Intern at Nick Jr. and Sesame Workshop
Hands-on, professional experience right here in the world’s business and culture capital.
Communication Studio
Where your coursework meets professional opportunity. 
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Guidance from workplace pros who know the city inside and out.
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Insight and support from experts in the field.

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Kudos to Danielle Elizabeth Chin, a writing, literature, and language adjunct professor at MMC! S...
Kudos to Danielle Elizabeth Chin, a writing, literature, and language adjunct professor at MMC! She was one of seven writers chosen for the Zora Neale Hurston Writing Fellowship’s first summer program at Bard College, which started earlier this month and ends next Sunday. The fellowship was created to support #writers who teach at colleges and consists of daily workshops, meetings, readings, and visits by literary agents. #Griffinpride #writinglife #writingcommunity #writersofinstagram
Calling all #Griffins! Today's the deadline to sign up and join MMC in the @NYCPride March on Jun...
Calling all #Griffins! Today’s the deadline to sign up and join MMC in the @NYCPride March on June 26. Click the link in our bio for more! #PrideMonth #pride🌈
How can you commemorate #Juneteenth? Follow MMC's Intercultural Center (@mmc_ic) to learn more ab...
How can you commemorate #Juneteenth? Follow MMC’s Intercultural Center (@mmc_ic) to learn more about the history of the holiday and ways to honor its legacy.
Michael Mendez (@mendezzzz), a #musicaltheatre professor at MMC, recently starred as Shrek in "Shrek: The Musical" at @arrowrocklyceum—with wife Marissa McGowan as Fiona! In an interview with the Columbia Daily Tribune, they discuss working together on stage. Click the link in our bio to read the full story. #Griffinpride #worldclassfaculty
#GoodMonday and happy #PrideMonth Griffins! There?s still time to sign up and join MMC in the @NY...
#GoodMonday and happy #PrideMonth Griffins! There’s still time to sign up and join MMC in the @NYCPride March on June 26. Use the QR code here or click the link in the bio for more.
A little weekend reading for Griffin Nation: Click the link in our bio for this great New York Ti...
A little weekend reading for Griffin Nation: Click the link in our bio for this great New York Times piece on how MMC faculty member, playwright, and memoirist Alvin Eng (@alvin.eng8) spends his Sundays. He’ll be reading from his new memoir “Our Laundry, Our Town: My Chinese American Life From Flushing to the Downtown Stage and Beyond” in Chinatown today at 3pm. (See the NYT story for details!) #Griffinpride #worldclassfaculty
At MMC, students hail from 50 countries around the globe. And now, thanks to an innovative educat...
At MMC, students hail from 50 countries around the globe. And now, thanks to an innovative educational exchange program, even more young people from parts of Asia, the Middle East, and off Africa’s southeast coast will learn how they can become #Griffins, too. Click the link in our bio to read how we’ll be teaming up with @becollegey to bring international high school counselors to campus on June 14, as part of its Global Educator Program. They’ll talk to members of our community, watch a dance showcase and more—and then share what they learn with their students back home.    🌎�. Are you an #internationalstudent interested in applying to MMC? Learn more about our programs and resources at mmm.edu!
Reposted from @mmccommarts MMC Professor Daniel Hunt?s documentary, Little Miss Westie, will re-a...
Reposted from @mmccommarts MMC Professor Daniel Hunt’s documentary, Little Miss Westie, will re-air on Thursday, June 23, at 8 pm ET on PBS as part of the series AMERICA REFRAMED. Little Miss Westie chronicles a year in the life of two transgender siblings as they navigate puberty, a local beauty pageant, and transitioning in the Trump era. A free streaming window will be activated from June 23 to July 23, 2022. The film recently won a Telly Award in the Television - Diversity & Inclusion category. For more information, go to www.lmwdoc.com.
On Saturday, one day after the College celebrated the graduating class of 2022, we had a great ti...
On Saturday, one day after the College celebrated the graduating class of 2022, we had a great time welcoming back MMC alumni for Reunion. It was so wonderful to see graduates from all years, and especially those celebrating milestone reunions (we’re looking at you, classes ending in 2 and 7!). Thanks for all the smiles and laughs. Till next Reunion! #GoGriffins #GriffinPride #MarymountManhattan #MMCreunion22 📸: @rohannamertens
Here?s to you, Class of ?22! ???????? #MMCgrad22 #GriffinPride #MMC #MarymountManhattan #GoGriffi...
Here’s to you, Class of ’22! 🎉🍾🍾🎓🎓🎓😎😎 #MMCgrad22 #GriffinPride #MMC #MarymountManhattan #GoGriffins 📸: @rohannamertens
A beautiful night last night celebrating so many graduating Griffins and their families. Can?t wa...
A beautiful night last night celebrating so many graduating Griffins and their families. Can’t wait to see everyone in their caps and gowns today! #MMCgrad22 #GriffinPride #GoGriffins 📸: @rohannamertens
We are just four short days away from Commencement 2022! We?re so excited to be celebrating the C...
We are just four short days away from Commencement 2022! We’re so excited to be celebrating the Class of 2022 at the gorgeous United Palace Theatre this Fri, May 20. Can’t be there in person? We’ll be livestreaming the event! Check out the link in our bio for the url. #MMCgrad22 #MMC #GriffinPride

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