SJCNY ADVISORY: All SJC campuses, buildings and off-site facilities are currently closed until further notice due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Classes are in session and being held remotely through the remainder of the spring semester and during the summer. For more information about our response to the virus, please visit our COVID-19 webpage.


Program Requirements

For entrance into the adolescence education program, a student must have a 2.8 college GPA and receive an acceptable grade in a writing sample. Thereafter, a student must maintain a 2.8 GPA, major average and education average. Ordinarily, students enter this program in sophomore year.


All students in the teacher education programs are required to purchase, create and maintain an e-portfolio using the ChalkandWire system. The assignments required for this teacher education program will be discussed in class. All e-portfolio rubrics and training guides are available on the portal.