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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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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 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 CGD serves as a center for research on issues regarding international development. Drawing upon its network of international specialists as well...

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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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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 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 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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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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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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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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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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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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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 Institute for Asian Studies was established in 1959 and is currently an academic entity within St. John's College of Liberal Arts and Sciences....

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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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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 both at the undergraduate and graduate levels. On the undergraduate level, four...

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The Master of Arts in Liberal Studies (M.A.L.S.) provides a multidisciplinary graduate opportunity to the intellectually curious through the study of...

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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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The Department of Mathematics and Computer Science is dedicated to the preparation of students for the future, which is rapidly changing today. Since...

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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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Welcome to the Philosophy Department of St. John's University. Here, you will find our objectives, programs, course list, and information about our...

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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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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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Welcome to the Department of Rhetoric, Communication and Theatre. The Department offers communication courses that feature both performance activities...

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

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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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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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