The Ruth S. Ammon School of Education
Why study at the Ruth S. Ammon School of Education? Learn how we can put you on the fast track to a teaching career—or help you advance your established career in education.
A Range of Undergraduate and Graduate Programs
Learn in small classes taught by faculty members dedicated to your success. Build your knowledge and teaching skills. Increase your support for diversity, dignity and equity in the classroom.
A Unique Five-Year Program
Earn your bachelor’s and master’s degrees in the Ammon School’s accelerated Scholar-Teacher Education Program (STEP).
Full-Year Student Teaching Opportunities
The Ammon School’s Residency Programs with local school districts give fifth-year students the opportunity to spend an entire academic year immersed in a local school and community—including schools with large immigrant populations.
Preparing the Next Generation of Science Teachers
A one-year graduate program with more than $20,000 in tuition support, the New York Noyce STEAM Pipeline Program at Adelphi/NSF Robert Noyce Program prepares students to bring art and design concepts into STEM courses, then places them in two-year appointments in high-need school districts.
The Ammon Story
Learn about the School of Education's namesake, Ruth S. Ammon ’42, and her daughter Carol Ammon, MBA ’79.