Location 3690 East Avenue
Rochester, New York 14618
Certificates Initial Certificate
Professional Certificate

St. John Fisher College’s programs accommodate career changers, field changers, and those who seek expertise and/or certification. Our programs are designed to be flexible, with online and traditional schedules. When you become a student here at St. John Fisher College, you also become part of a rich history of excellence in education.


Teacher Candidates




Annual Undergraduate Tuition


42 Credit Graduate Program ($975 per credit)

Scholarships and tuition assistance available include:

NOYSE Teaching Fellowship Program

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Each candidate is assigned a full-time faculty advisor, whose role is academic planning, mentorship, support for improvement. SJFC also has the Center for Career and Academic Planning (CCAP) that supports students academic needs throughout their program and into their careers.

Support for Teachers of Color

Faculty advisors, instructors and staff attend ongoing professional development on diversity issues and cultural responsiveness.


The Director of Clinical Experience partners with school districts throughout the Greater Rochester area, including public, private, and charter schools. We are a partner in the regional Teacher Immersion Fellowship Program. We have partnerships with School #25, French Road Elementary School, The Genesee Community Charter School, Bay Trail Middle School and Johanna Perrin Middle School and are developing an increasing number of placement partnerships with area schools. Over 50% of our clinical experiences are in high-needs school.