Saint Joseph's University was founded by the Jesuits — visionary Catholic priests and educators who prioritized social justice, the pursuit of excellence, service to others, and the development of the whole person, or, cura personalis. One of only 28 universities and colleges nationwide exemplifying this 500-year- old Jesuit tradition, SJU offers each of its students an educational experience that will hone their skills, expand their knowledge, grow their faith and strengthen their character.
Saint Joseph’s University is committed to providing information and resources to assist you in managing the costs of your graduate education, including need- and non-need-based loans and tuition financing options. We strive to keep our tuition and fees as reasonable and competitive as possible and our Financial Assistance office is available to help students identify the best options for financing their graduate education. Some graduate programs in the College of Arts and Sciences offer graduate assistantships and students can obtain more information about these opportunities from their program director.
Discover the ways in which Saint Joseph’s graduate education majors in the Reading Specialist Program connect theory learned in the in the classroom with hands-on teaching experiences while participating University’s Summer Reading Clinic for area school children.
Discover how Saint Joseph’s graduate health services program faculty and industry employers have adapted the concept of speed networking to assist graduate students in building their professional networks.
Justice, Integrity, Knowledge & Commitment to Public Service
For over 30 years, Saint Joseph's University Graduate Criminal Justice and Public Safety Institute has been the program of choice for men and women to pursue advanced training in the professions of criminal justice, fire safety, law enforcement, emergency management, homeland security, and related fields such as private security, environmental protection, and workplace safety compliance.
Whether expanding your skill base or transitioning into a career such as professional coaching, or training, Saint Joseph's Master's and certificate programs in Organization Development and Leadership offer innovative course work designed to build and expand critical skills needed to work in complex modern organizations.