If you are looking for an excellent college education that will prepare you for a purposeful life of achievement, leadership and service, you will find it at St. Joseph's College. U.S. News & World Report's ranks St. Joseph's College among the top 10 schools listed in the Best Value Regional Universities in the North. We are accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and take pride in our national reputation for quality academics. What’s more, we are consistently ranked as one of New York’s most affordable private colleges.

In addition to quality and affordability, we offer our students — traditional undergraduates, graduate students and returning adults — experiences that they treasure for a lifetime. Our students aspire to contribute their best to the world, and they work hard to prepare themselves to engage positively and productively in their personal and professional lives. Along with a dedication to learning, they bring camaraderie, enthusiasm and good humor.

But don’t take our word for it. 

The Community

  • Gabrielle Macagnone '19

    Gabrielle Macagnone '19 Long Island

    "St. Joseph’s College is an amazing school for my major. It’s a great school to mold yourself into the person you want to be for the rest of your life."
  • Kyle Watts '18

    Kyle Watts '18 Long Island

    "I heard about St. Joe’s through a friend and I saw that it was one of the most military-friendly schools. I’m majoring in recreational therapy because I want to work in an adapted sports program with veterans."
  • Veronica Kay Pezdan '17

    Veronica Kay Pezdan '17 Long Island

    "My passion for teaching made enrolling to St. Joseph’s College an undeniably easy decision. With the familial, close knit community it provides, St. Joseph’s College has given me the opportunity to achieve above and beyond my expectations. My professors were supportive, dedicated and diligent in unlocking my full potential."

The Numbers

Undergraduate Enrollment


965 Brooklyn, 3,075 Long Island

Graduate Enrollment


240 Brooklyn, 839 Long Island

Average Class Size


Students in the classroom.

Student to Faculty Ratio


Students at SJC receive the attention they require

Financial Aid


78 percent of our students receive
some sort of financial aid.

Undergraduate Tuition


Fall 2017 tuition.



* Data from Fall 2016
† Data from 2015-2016

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