Curriculum and Instruction

    The purpose of the Department of Curriculum and Instruction is to prepare teachers for certification in their respective fields, while imparting a values-based philosophy that promotes service, integrity, compassion and diversity.

    St. John’s School of Education offers a number of programs, internships and organizations aimed at expanding the value and application of your education and training – a rich foundation for you and your future students.

    Programs of Study

    • Adolescent Education, B.S. in Education
    • Childhood Education (1-6), B.S. in Education
    • Childhood Education, Master of Science in Education
    • Early Childhood Education, Master of Science in Education
    • Middle School Certification in Adolescent Education (7-12) Certificate Extension to Grades 5-6, Advanced Certificate
    • Middle School Certification in Childhood Education (1-6) Certificate Extension to Grades 7, 8, and 9, Advanced Certificate
    • Adolescent Education/Literacy (5-12), Bachelor of Science in Education / Master of Science in Education
    • Adolescent Education, Master of Science in Education

    Department Contact

    Dr. Xiaojun Chen
    Associate Professor and Chair, Department of Curriculum and Instruction
    Sullivan Hall Room 430 
    718-990-1474
    [email protected]