Statement of Accreditation Status

St. Joseph’s University, New York

  • CEO: Mr. Donald Boomgaarden, President
  • Accreditation Liaison Officer: Dr. Heather Barry
  • Commission Staff Liaison: Dr. Terence Peavy, Vice President
  • Carnegie Classification: Master's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs » Four-year, medium, primarily nonresidential
  • Control: Private (Non-Profit)
  • Former Name(s): St. Joseph's College for Women, Saint Joseph's College, New York (1/30/2018) St. Joseph's College, New York (Prior to 4/12/2022)
  • Phase: Accredited
  • Status: Accreditation Reaffirmed
  • Accreditation Granted: 1928
  • Last Reaffirmation: 2018
  • Next Self-Study Evaluation: 2025-2026

Contact Information

245 Clinton Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11205-3688

(718) 940-5300

www.sjcny.edu

  • June 21, 2018
    To reaffirm accreditation and to commend the institution for the quality of self-study process. The next evaluation visit is scheduled for 2025-2026.
  • October 27, 2014
    To acknowledge receipt of the substantive change request. To include the additional location at United States Coast Guard Sector Field Office Moriches , 100 Moriches Island Rd., East Moriches NY 11940 within the scope of the institution's accreditation. The Commission requires written notification within thirty days of the commencement of operations at this additional location. In the event that operations at the additional location do not commence within one calendar year from the approval of this action, approval will lapse. The next evaluation visit is scheduled for 2017-2018.
  • April 28, 2014
    To acknowledge receipt of the substantive change request. To approve the reclassification of the instructional sites at (1) Christ the King Regional High School, 6802 Metropolitan Avenue, Middle Village, NY 11379 and (2) Long Island Railroad, Hillside Support Facility, 93-59 183rd Street, Hollis, NY 11423 as additional locations and to include the locations within the scope of the institution's accreditation. The next evaluation visit is scheduled for 2017-2018.
  • March 3, 2014
    To acknowledge receipt of the substantive change request. To include the additional location at the United States Coast Guard Shinnecock, 100 Foster Avenue, Hampton Bay, NY 11946 within the scope of the institution's accreditation. The Commission requires written notification within thirty days of the commencement of operations at this additional location. In the event that operations at the additional location do not commence within one calendar year from the approval of this action, approval will lapse. The next evaluation visit is scheduled for 2017-2018.
  • January 2, 2014
    To acknowledge receipt of the substantive change request. To include the additional locations at (1) United States Coast Guard, Fort Wadsworth, 212 Coast Guard Drive, Staten Island, NY 10305; and (2) United States Coast Guard, Jones Beach, 1 West End Boat Basin, Freeport, NY 11520 within the scope of the institution's accreditation. The Commission requires written notification within thirty days of the commencement of operations at these additional locations. In the event that operations at the additional locations do not commence within one calendar year from the approval of this action, approval will lapse. The next evaluation visit is scheduled for 2017-2018.
  • November 21, 2013
    To accept the Periodic Review Report, to reaffirm accreditation, and to commend the institution for the quality of the Periodic Review Report and for the PRR process. The next evaluation visit is scheduled for 2017-2018.
  • March 5, 2013
    To acknowledge receipt of the substantive change request and to include the additional location at Bellevue Hospital Center, 462 First Avenue, New York, New York 10016-9198 within the scope of the institution's accreditation. To note that this approval is not retroactive. To remind the institution that the Periodic Review Report, due June 1, 2013, should document implementation of a comprehensive assessment plan for the revised general education curriculum (Standard 12).
  • August 30, 2011
    To acknowledge receipt of the substantive change request. To re-classify two currently existing instructional sites to additional locations and to include them within the scope of the institution's accreditation: (1) Fort Hamilton Army Education Center, 218A Marshall Drive, Brooklyn, NY 11252-5190; and (2) National Grid, 175 East Old Country Road, Hicksville, NY 11801-4257. The Commission requires written notification within 30 days of the commencement of operations at each additional location. The Commission notes that approval extends for one calendar year from the date of this action. In the event that operations at the additional locations do not commence within this time frame, approval will lapse. To note that this approval is not retroactive. To remind the institution that the Periodic Review Report, due June 1, 2013, should document implementation of a comprehensive assessment plan for the revised general education curriculum (Standard 12).
  • June 23, 2011
    To note the visit by the Commission's representative and to affirm the re-classification of the following two additional locations and their inclusion within the scope of the institution's scope of accreditation: (1) Estee Lauder Companies, Inc., 125 Pinelawn Road, Melville, NY 11747; and (2) Ridgewood Savings Bank, 71-02 Forest Avenue, Ridgewood, New York 11385. To note that this approval is not retroactive. To remind the institution that the Periodic Review Report, due June 1, 2013, should document implementation of a comprehensive assessment plan for the revised general education curriculum (Standard 12).
  • January 24, 2011
    To acknowledge receipt of the New York State Education Department approval and to include the Executive Master in Business Administration offered via distance learning within the scope of the institution's accreditation.
  • January 3, 2011
    To acknowledge receipt of the substantive change request. To re-classify two currently existing other instructional sites to additional locations and to include them provisionally within the scope of the institution's accreditation, pending a site visit to each location within six months of commencing operations: (1) Estee Lauder Companies, Inc., 125 Pinelawn Road, Melville, NY 11747; and (2) Ridgewood Savings Bank, 71-02 Forest Avenue, Ridgewood, New York 11385. The Periodic Review Report is due June 1, 2013.
  • Distance Education
    Approved to offer programs by this delivery method
  • Correspondence Education
    Not approved for this delivery method

Approved Credential Levels

The following represents credential levels included in the scope of the institution’s accreditation:

  • Postsecondary award (< 1 year) Included within the scope
  • Postsecondary award (1-2 yrs) Included within the scope
  • Bachelor's Degree or Equivalent Included within the scope
  • Post-baccalaureate Certificate Included within the scope
  • Master's Degree or Equivalent Included within the scope
  • Additional Location
    Bellevue Hospital Center
    462 First Avenue
    New York, NY 10016-9198
    Opened: 03/05/2013
  • Additional Location
    Christ the King Regional High School
    6802 Metropolitan Ave.
    Middle Village, NY 11379
    Opened: 04/28/2014
  • Additional Location
    Estee Lauder Companies, Inc.
    125 Pinelawn Road
    Melville, NY 11741
    Opened: 01/03/2011
  • Additional Location
    Fort Hamilton Army Education Center
    218A Marshall Drive
    Brooklyn, NY 11252-5190
    Opened: 08/30/2011
  • Additional Location
    Long Island Railroad, Hillside Support Facility
    95-59 183rd Street
    Hollis, NY 11423
    Opened: 04/28/2014
  • Additional Location
    National Grid
    175 East Old Country Road
    Hicksville, NY 11801-4257
    Opened: 08/30/2011
  • Additional Location
    Ridgewood Savings Bank
    71-02 Forest Avenue
    Ridgewood, NY 11385
    Opened: 01/03/2011
  • Additional Location
    St. Joseph’s University, New York—LI Campus
    155 W. Roe Blvd.
    Patchogue, NY 11772
  • Additional Location
    United States Coast Guard Sector Field Office Moriches
    100 Moriches Island Road
    East Moriches, NY 11940
    Opened: 11/03/2014
  • Additional Location
    United States Coast Guard Shinnecock
    100 Foster Avenue
    Hampton Bay, NY 11946
    Opened: 03/24/2014
  • Additional Location
    United States Coast Guard, Fort Wadsworth
    212 Coast Guard Drive
    Staten Island, NY 10305
    Opened: 01/22/2014
  • Additional Location
    United States Coast Guard, Jones Beach
    1 West End Boat Basin
    Freeport, NY 11520
    Opened: 01/22/2014
  • Other Instructional Site
    Bishop Kearney High School
    2202 60th St
    Brooklyn, NY 11204
  • Other Instructional Site
    Brookhaven Memorial Hospital
    101 Hospital Road
    Patchogue, NY 11772
  • Other Instructional Site
    East Islip High School
    1 Redmen Street
    Islip Terrace, NY 11752
  • Other Instructional Site
    Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center
    1000 Montauk Hwy
    West Islip, NY 11795
  • Other Instructional Site
    Mt. Sinai High School
    110 N Country Rd
    Mt. Sinai, NY 11766
  • Other Instructional Site
    Paul Schreiber High School
    101 Campus Dr
    Port Washington, NY 11050
  • Other Instructional Site
    Port Washington School District
    100 Campus Drive
    Port Washington, NY 11050
  • Other Instructional Site
    Sacred Heart High School
    34 Convent Avenue
    Yonkers, NY 10703
  • Other Instructional Site
    Saint Jean Baptiste High School
    173 E 75th St
    New York, NY 10021
  • Other Instructional Site
    St. Anthony's High School
    275 Wolf Hill Rd
    Meliville, NY 11746

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