Go further. Reach higher. Seize the life you want—and the career you deserve—at St. Joseph’s College (SJC). With a century of successful alumni working at thriving school districts, businesses, hospitals and start-ups, we’re ready to help you reach your full potential.
Built on tradition, SJC is strengthened by our commitment to keeping costs down and standards high, with tuition rates among the lowest of private colleges in the area. In fact, SJC is consistently recognized by Washington Monthly as a top-ranked "Best Bang for the Buck" institution in the Northern U.S.
SJC graduates leave with the combination of classroom instruction and professional experience that’s highly regarded in today’s job market. Every graduate is part of a family of more than 42,000 alumni, who help provide networking opportunities and tangible jobs. You’ll also have access to a lifetime of career services to help you stay in the know and keep your abilities honed.
Innovative Programs Give You the Competitive Edge
Founded in 1916 to provide a strong academic and value-oriented education rooted in the liberal arts, our award-winning education stays true to these values as we add new programs to meet today’s industry demands. The College offers degrees in more than 50 majors, special course offerings and certificates, affiliated and pre-professional programs.
Known for our nurturing and evolving approaches to teaching and learning, as well as our excellence in academic and co-curricular programs, SJC is an inclusive community focused on both individual development and service to society. Our beautiful campuses in Brooklyn and Patchogue, outstanding faculty and staff and attention to the emerging needs of local and global communities enroll more than 5,000 students from communities across the region.
An Education That’s Personal—and Experiential
Students choose SJC for our small, hands-on classes, meaningful faculty interaction, vibrant student life, commitment to leadership and compassionate service to others. With a 12:1 student-to-faculty ratio, SJC faculty members serve as mentors, valued advisers and leaders who bring today’s issues and future trends into the classroom. Outside the classroom, campus life is rich and diverse, providing you with every opportunity to enjoy the full collegiate experience.
SJC Brooklyn is at the center of one of the nation’s most diverse academic and cultural cities. With Manhattan just over the Brooklyn Bridge, students have quick and easy access to such world-renowned institutions as the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Madison Square Garden, Carnegie Hall and Lincoln Center. SJC Brooklyn includes the Dillon Child Study Center, McEntegart Hall Library and the 40,000-square-foot Hill Center that features a 270-seat, NCAA-regulation basketball and volleyball court, dance studio and fully equipped sports medicine suite.
SJC Long Island is located on a 32-acre lakeside campus in Patchogue, which includes the Clare Rose Playhouse; Callahan Library; John A. Danzi Athletic Center, featuring an e-sports facility, swimming pool, volleyball and basketball courts and exercise equipment; Business Technology Center and a state-of-the-art 24.8-acre outdoor field complex. SJC Long Island is just minutes from the Great South Bay, L.I. MacArthur Airport, Brookhaven National Laboratory, Orient Point and many of Long Island’s ocean beaches.
Both campuses offer internship opportunities that provide the hands-on, real-world experience you need to succeed. SJC students have interned in federal, state and local politicians’ offices, as well as Microsoft, Google, NASA, Brookhaven National Laboratory, Viacom/MTV and Grant Thornton LLP. The College also provides its students with the opportunity to explore the world via its study abroad programs.
SJC Military and Veteran Affairs
SJC has been recognized by Military Advanced Education and Military Times for our commitment to providing opportunities to veterans and active military. Our dedicated Office of Military and Veteran Services provides veteran and military students with the necessary resources that lead to academic success.
Our Military and Veteran Career Development initiative provides individualized attention and veteran-centric resources to help military personnel have positive job search experiences. SJC is also a proud participant in the Post-9/11 GI Bill® Yellow Ribbon Program and offers special tuition rates for service members.
Ready to Discover Your Full Potential? SJC is Ready, Too.
To find out how SJC can help you reach your potential, visit sjcny.edu.