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Centers and Institutes

St. John’s provides a variety of training programs, events, activities, and services—including multicultural, local, and globally centered initiatives—that enhance and support the efforts of students and faculty and contribute to the community at large. Find out about more of our Centers and Institutes below.

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The Academic Center for Equity and Inclusion (or “Academic Center”) organizes scholarly and pedagogical activities that advance St. John's University's commitment to an inclusive and equitable University community.

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The College’s Academic Success Center (ASC) was developed to provide academic support to enhance student success in the various programs offered on...

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The Administration and Economics Division offers a B.S. degree program in Enterprise Regulation: Profit and Non-Profit, Hospitality Management,...

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Established in 1948 as the “Department of Fine Arts,” the Department of Art & Design currently offers undergraduate degree programs in Graphic Design...

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The Bankruptcy Advocacy Clinic is a full-year clinic offered in partnership with Legal Services NYC (LS-NYC), the largest U.S. organization...

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The Department of Biological Sciences is committed to the preparation of students for the exciting, rapid, and unpredictable changes in the field of...

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The Department of Business Analytics and Information Systems, in harmony with the general objectives of The Peter J. Tobin College of Business, offers...

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In response to the need for teachers in elementary, middle and secondary schools, St. John's University offers a master's degree program that can qualify you for a full-salaried teaching position within one year, even if you attend part-time.

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The Center for Accounting Research and Analytics (CARA) is the home for students and faculty of the Department of Accountancy at The Peter J. Tobin College of Business. The Center is dedicated to its students' success on the Certified Public Accountant (CPA) exam.

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The Center for Bankruptcy Studies at St. John's School of Law is home to the nation's leading LL.M in Bankruptcy Program. In affiliation with the Law...

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The Center for Executive Education, a division of The Peter J. Tobin College of Business of St. John’s University, has served the educational needs...

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The Center for Creativity and Gifted Education is committed to understanding and encouraging high level achievement of diverse learners, with a...

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The Center for Global Business Stewardship at the Peter J. Tobin College of Business -- in recognition of the importance of responsible management of...

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The Center for Global Development serves as a center for research on issues regarding international development. Drawing upon its network of...

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The School of Law’s Center for Labor and Employment Law is a forum where students, practitioners and scholars come together to explore the practice...

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The St. John’s University Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies (CLACS) was established in 1994. Its policy is grounded in the University's Vincentian mission and a commitment to global education.

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Established in 2010, the Center for Law and Religion at St. John’s School of Law provides a forum for the study of law and religion from domestic, international and comparative perspectives.

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Welcome We welcome you to the St. John’s University Center for Psychological Services and thank you for your interest in our services. Please take...

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The Center for Teaching and Learning’s (CTL) mission is to enhance the academic environment at St. John’s University through support of faculty teaching and research.

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St. John’s Law mock trial program ranked #8 in the nation! Advocacy is both an art and science. Great advocates weave together the law of evidence...

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The Department of Chemistry at St. John's University offers both Bachelor of Science (B.S.) and Master of Science (M.S.) degrees in chemistry, as well...

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The Child Advocacy Clinic (CAC) is part of the St. Vincent de Paul Legal Program, Inc. It is an in-house, one-semester litigation and policy reform...

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The Child HELP Partnership (CHP) mission is to better protect and heal children and caregivers from trauma and its emotional impact. Our name, Child HELP Partnership, reflects our integrated approach with four areas of focus:

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The Department of Clinical Health Professions (CHP) teaches students the knowledge, attitudes and skills required for contemporary clinical pharmacy...

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Welcome to the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders of the St. John's College of Liberal Arts and Sciences. The Department offers...

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The Counseling Education program at this University offers a blend of courses designed to provide the skills and knowledge necessary for becoming a...

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The St. John’s Law School Criminal Defense Clinic (”CDC”) is a full-year partner clinic through which students explore the defense side of criminal practice.

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The purpose of the Department of Curriculum and Instruction is to prepare teachers for certification in their respective fields, while imparting a...

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The Department of Accountancy, a unit of the Tobin College of Business, offers several degree programs. The goal of the Department is to provide excellence in accounting and tax education by offering programs that will enrich the lives of our students and will enhance their professional careers. To this end, the Department offers a choice of educational programs leading to specializations in public accounting, controllership, or taxation.

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The Domestic Violence Litigation Clinic is a two semester clinic offered in partnership with the New York Legal Assistance Group (NYLAG), a not-for...

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St. John's University acquired Saint Vincent Catholic Medical Centers School of Allied Health Professions in Fresh Meadows in March of 2007. The 40...

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Since its first season in September 1994, the Dr. M. T. Geoffrey Yeh Art Gallery has been dedicated to the exhibition of all forms of contemporary art...

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The Economic Justice Legal Clinic is a full-year partner clinic offered in collaboration with the New York Legal Assistance Group (NYLAG), a nonprofit...

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Economists — and professionals with a solid foundation in the economics — are in greater demand than ever. The continuing volatility of the world's...

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Our faculty of nationally recognized scholars and business leaders has expertise to provide you with an in-depth understanding of the current...

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The field of education is filled with opportunities for affecting change and imparting knowledge – in a variety of ways and in a multitude of settings...

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St. John’s University’s Emergency Medical Services institute provides quality training to Paramedics and Emergency Medical Technicians (EMTs) who treat a cross-section of patients primarily in pre-hospital settings. Paramedics and EMTs perform a number of medical services and are an integral part to the health care team.

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The Department of English at St. John's University comprises a vibrant, dynamic community of faculty and students exploring literature, writing, and...

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The Division of English and Speech supports the professional programs in the College of Professional Studies. The Division develops the intellectual...

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Since its inception in 1973, the Environmental Studies program at St. John’s University has prepared concerned and motivated students to address...

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Mission of the Fashion Institute The Mission of the institute is defined by St. John’s University’s Global, Catholic, and Vincentian foundations. The...

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The Global Business Research Symposium (GBRS or Symposium) was originally founded as the Financial Services Institute [FSI] at the Tobin College of...

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Come to the Global Language and Culture Center and practice the world languages you have been learning. The GLCC is one of the academic support...

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Courses offered within the Department of Government and Politics are designed to provide students with the analytical skills necessary to evaluate...

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This department offers programs of study for B.S. degrees in Health Services Administration and Human Services. The department also provides available...

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The Health Education Resource Center of the College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences of St. John’s University commits itself to supporting the College...

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Earning a degree in history provides students with a comprehensive understanding of the issues and events that shape today’s global society. Studying...

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The University Honors Program features small classes, careful faculty mentoring, and an impressive number of academic and cultural opportunities. T

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The Humanities department is comprised of theologians and philosophers in the College of Professional Studies. An important part of the college’s...

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The Institute for Asian Studies was established in 1959. Our goal is to foster, facilitate, and enhance a global, multicultural, multiethnic, and...

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Improving the Way We Live From new medications to genetics, the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries harness biological processes to meet our...

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The Institute for Catholic Schools was established in 2009 when, consistent with its Mission to serve the local Church, St. John’s University’s Office of the President and The School of Education collaborated and gave birth to The Institute.

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The Institute for Core Studies (ICS) is designed to help first-year students in their academic transition to University Life. As a unit, the three...

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Data science is an inherently interdisciplinary field, bringing together statistics and computer science to analyze data from disparate domain areas....

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The Institute for International Communication serves as a focal point to trans-disciplinary approaches to communication research and supports various scholarly activities.

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The St. John's Intellectual Property Law Center is a forum for research, education, professional development and service addressing the legal and...

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The Italian Cultural Center, established at St. John's in 1992, conducts various educational and cultural activities that increase the awareness of Italian-Americans of their heritage, and strives to foster a greater appreciation of the significant contributions of Italians to American culture.

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The Department of Languages and Literatures offers programs of study at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. In addition to our degree-granting...

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The Department of Law facilitates and encourages students in the development of basic concepts in commercial law. The student will then use this...

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The Master of Arts in Liberal Studies provides a multidisciplinary graduate opportunity to the intellectually curious. The program offers four tracks:...

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The Division of Library and Information Science at St. John’s University prepares graduate students for careers in libraries and other information...

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To meet the technological, global and ethical challenges of the marketplace and society at large, the Management Department provides management...

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The father of modern marketing, Philip Kotler, defines the discipline as “the science and art of exploring, creating, and delivering value to satisfy...

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The Division of Mass Communication encompasses a broad range of degree programs in the theoretical, research, creative, and business fields of the...

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The Department of Mathematics and Computer Science is dedicated to the preparation of students for a dynamic future. Our faculty develop curricula...

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The Multicultural Advisory Committee is an advisory group to the President of the University that addresses both the broad issues of multiculturalism in higher education and the specific multicultural needs of our St. John’s University community.

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Current basic and clinical neuroscience research conducted within St. John’s College of Liberal Arts and Sciences aims to shed light on the multiple neural processes of normal and pathological behaviors.

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Students and faculty at all levels enjoy a more vibrant academic experience when their university engages them with leading authors, scholars and...

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For undergraduate education, the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences provides students with a solid background in pharmaceutics, biomedical sciences...

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Welcome to the Department of Pharmacy Administration and Public Health in College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences at St John’s University. St. John’s...

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Welcome to the Department of Philosophy at St. John's University. We feel that the study of Philosophy is central to a strong liberal arts and...

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The Department of Physics at St. John's University offers three Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degrees in Physics, Mathematical Physics, and Physical...

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The Office of Postgraduate Professional Development Programs was created to develop training opportunities for SJU alumni and other professionals in the community interested in pursuing additional training to enhance their professional standing.

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Offered in partnership with the Queens District Attorney’s Office and the Bronx District Attorney’s Office, the full-year Prosecution Clinic allows...

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The Department of Psychology exemplifies St. John's Universitys' Mission as described in the Mission Statement. The department is committed to...

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Whatever career path you choose, we encourage you to use your law degree to serve justice. That is the lawyer's calling and, at st. John's law, you'll...

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The St. John’s University College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences offers two-year post Pharm. D. fellowship programs designed to train the Doctor of...

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Welcome to the Department of Rhetoric, Communication and Theatre! We offer communication courses that feature performance activities and emphasize the...

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Administered by the Law School’s Ronald H. Brown Center for Civil Rights and Office of Admissions, the Ronald H. Brown Scholars Program awards full...

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Red Storm Battalion The Red storm Battalion Army ROTC program is a leadership development program you can take while pursuing your college degree. Our...

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The Securities Arbitration Clinic is part of the St. Vincent de Paul Legal Program, Inc. It is a one-semester clinic staffed by second and third-year...

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The Department of Sociology and Anthropology educates students about social and cultural structures and practices that influence human behavior. We...

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St. John’s University's Speech and Hearing Center is a state-of-the art facility for the diagnosis and treatment of speech, language, swallowing, and hearing disorders in children and adults.

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Sports and recreational activities constitute one of the fastest growing industries in the world. Opportunities are available in the management of...

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The mission of the Applied Finance Institute is to promote the activities of the Tobin College that are related to the practice of finance for the...

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The Inclusivity Resource Center (IRC), under the Office of Multicultural Affairs, is a center that provides a safe, inclusive, and affirming space for students and guests.

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The Department of Theology and Religious Studies at St. John's University has its roots in Catholic tradition and is committed to exploring the...

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The University Freshman Center’s dedicated team of advisors seeks to initiate and maintain an on-going relationship with students focused on achieving success at St. John’s University both inside and outside of the classroom.

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The University Writing Center provides a place where all University students, faculty, and staff are welcome to discuss their writing with trained...

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The mission of the St. John’s University Veterans Success Center (VSC) is to support student veterans at St. John’s University in their pursuit of...

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The program encourages women to undertake collegiate studies in the sciences and technology -- areas in which women historically are underrepresented....

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Mission Writing Across Communities at St. John’s University encourages and supports faculty and students who strive to use writing to sustain diverse...

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Established in 1999, Writing Center at St. John's School of Law is a place where our students can: Brainstorm ideas Practice writing exam essays Edit...

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