SJC Introduces Computer Science Teacher Certification Program

July 14, 2020 BK LI

BROOKLYN and PATCHOGUE, N.Y. – July 14, 2020 – St. Joseph’s College (SJC) is pleased to announce that it has added a B.S. in Computer Science Teacher Certification program to its fall 2020 program offerings. 

The new program will prepare students to teach computer science to all grades K-12. The program covers current trends and technologies; computer literacy; programming/coding; software design and information technology.

“We are excited to offer this new program and prepare future computer science instructors,” said Victoria Hong, chairperson of SJC’s Department of Mathematics and Computer Science. “This program is a wonderful addition to our existing programs and follows the SJC tradition of preparing the best and brightest for today’s changing world.”

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St. Joseph’s College has been dedicated to providing a diverse population of students in the New York metropolitan area with an affordable education rooted in the liberal arts tradition since 1916. Independent and coeducational, the College provides a strong academic and value-oriented education at the undergraduate and graduate levels, aiming to prepare each student for a life characterized by integrity, intellectual and spiritual values, social responsibility and service. Through SJC Brooklyn, SJC Long Island and SJC Online, the College offers degrees in 50 majors, special course offerings and certificates, affiliated and pre-professional programs.