College of Education and Health Sciences

College of Education and Health Sciences

Discover innovative, community-building programs for professional growth. Choose from programs at our highly ranked Ruth S. Ammon School of Education and our departments of Health and Sport Sciences and Communication Sciences and Disorders.

Focus on Fieldwork

Get real-world experience—in the classroom, community or clinic.

A Fast Track to a Teaching Career

The Ruth S. Ammon School’s unique Scholar Teacher Education Program (STEP) lets you earn your bachelor’s and master’s degree in just five years.

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As a scholarly community, Adelphi’s College of Education and Health Sciences is committed to providing educational opportunities for professional growth by creating authentic academic and field experiences, cultivating respect for the diverse population we serve, embracing ethical practices, and preparing our students to become reflective change agents through research, collaboration and leadership. The College offers outstanding undergraduate and graduate programs in the Ruth S. Ammon School of Education and in the departments of Health and Sport Sciences and Communication Sciences and Disorders.

Ruth S. Ammon School of Education

Ranked 13th in the nation for Master’s in Education by, the Ruth S. Ammon School has a range of programs that can put you on your way to a teaching career—or make you a better, and better-compensated, teacher. You’ll study in small classes taught by faculty members dedicated to your success, and you’ll gain valuable classroom experience in local schools, including options for full-year residencies.

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Additional Programs

Health and Sport Sciences

Students should be health advocates in the classroom, on the field and in the world. Focusing on health and the whole person enhances the lives of individuals, families and communities. At Adelphi, we believe physical activity benefits should be available to everyone—regardless of background, appearance, belief system or socioeconomic status.

Communication Sciences and Disorders

Providing students with a strong understanding of the connections between the scientific bases of our discipline and its clinical practices is our mission. We strive to prepare the finest professional and ethical research-based clinicians who can assess and treat children and adults with communication disorders within our scope of practice and from diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds.


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