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Academics

Your pathway to success will be as unique as you are—and that’s why having choices is so important.

Majors and Programs of Study

With more than 100 majors and programs of study, St. John’s University is an exemplary place to explore, discover, and develop your academic interests. If you’re still deciding, apply undeclared and take time to explore your options.

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Schools and Colleges

St. John’s is comprised of six unique Schools and Colleges that feature a variety of undergraduate, graduate, and professional degree programs. No matter which path you choose, you benefit from the broad foundation of a liberal arts education that prepares you for success and a lifetime of discovery.

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Study Abroad

Where in the world do you want to go? Rome? Paris? Somewhere else? St. John’s offers a wide range of academic programs in Europe, as well as opportunities that span the globe. As a first-year student, you can satisfy your wanderlust for as little as $750.  

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Research

St. John’s is a place of discovery. No matter where your interests lie, you can conduct groundbreaking, résumé-building research with world-class scholars as both an undergraduate or graduate student.

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Centers and Institutes

St. John’s provides an eclectic mix of training programs, events, activities, and services that enhance and support your efforts, including multicultural, local, and globally-centered initiatives.

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Faculty

Our dedicated faculty create a supportive, close-knit scholarly community that offers you the knowledge and skills to thrive on campus and around the world.

Success at St. John's

Jamie (Bauman) Konopko ’20GSRM

From St. John's to Lockton Re LLP: How a Master's Degree in Actuarial Science Unlocked a Successful Career

Jamie (Bauman) Konopko ’20GSRM graduated with a Master of Science degree in Actuarial Science from the Maurice R. Greenberg School of Risk Management, Insurance and Actuarial Science at The Peter J. Tobin College of Business at St. John’s University on the Manhattan, NY, campus. 

Jamie (Bauman) Konopko ’20GSRM The Peter J. Tobin College of Business

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The Yardley, PA, resident is Associate Actuary at Lockton Re LLP, in Philadelphia, PA. This reinsurance business helps large insurance companies purchase policies from other insurers to limit their exposure to unexpected events or disasters.  

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Serving Others Drives Grad Student's Research Ambition

In his native country of Trinidad and Tobago, Jelani Estrada ’22C was considered a shy and unassuming student. When he came to St. John’s University and confronted the COVID-19 pandemic, however, he quickly found his voice and a passion for giving back to the community.

Jelani Estrada ’22C College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

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Jelani, a graduate student pursuing a Master of Public Health degree, first came to St. John’s as an international undergraduate student in 2018, eager to pursue a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. In March 2020, he landed a position as a patient transporter at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, in Flushing, NY, not far from St. John’s Queens, NY, campus.

From the Blog

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Top 9 Digital Marketing Careers For College Graduates in 2024

Digital marketing is a rapidly growing field with a wide range of career paths to explore. Whether you’re a creative thinker, a data enthusiast, or a strategic planner, there’s a niche in digital marketing just for you. Let’s explore 9 exciting career paths within digital marketing to help you determine which one aligns best with your strengths and aspirations.

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AI Evolution: What is a Large Language Model?

Many people use Artificial Intelligence (AI) chatbots like ChatGPT and Gemini. They give you the answers you want without doing an extensive deep dive through a Google search. But have you ever wondered what a large language model is and how it can generate such excellent responses?

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Best Majors for Undecided Students

Are you struggling to choose a major that aligns with your interests and career goals? At St. John’s University, we offer a wide range of undergraduate degree programs tailored to various passions and ambitions. Whether you’re interested in technology, community service, or risk management, we have a major that will be the perfect fit for you. Here are some of the best majors for undecided students you can pursue and find the right path for your future.