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

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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 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 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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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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