Academic Programs

Minors

Africana Studies

This minor provides the opportunity for students to study, analyze and systematically evaluate various disciplines from an Africana perspective.

Digital Literacy and Multimedia Design

This minor provides students with a balance of practical knowledge and advanced technology skills, as well as theoretical foundations to thrive in the digital world.

Global Studies

This minor provides students with the knowledge and skills to be able to function culturally, politically, and economically in a global society.

Holocaust and Genocide Studies

This minor provides a broad interdisciplinary study of the Holocaust and other genocides of the 20th and 21st centuries. 

Jewish Studies

The minor in Jewish Studies provides an investigation and understanding of the cultural traditions of Judaism which has had a major impact on the literature, art, music, philosophy, science and social science of Western civilization.

Latin American and Caribbean Studies

This minor provides students with an understanding of the shared historical experience, languages, artistic traditions and cultures of Latin America and the Caribbean.

Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

This minor expands the traditional base of a liberal arts and sciences education by focusing on women’s contributions, roles, and perspectives that are otherwise omitted from traditional curriculum offerings.

Writing

This minor provides students opportunities to learn about and to practice diverse forms of writing, such as expository writing, creative nonfiction, poetry, research writing, and digital writing.

Disability Studies

Disability Studies (DS) is an interdisciplinary field of study that examines the meaning, nature, and consequences of disability, as a social, cultural and political construct. In contrast to educational, clinical, medical, or therapeutic perspectives on disability, DS focuses on how disability is defined and represented in society.



 

Programs & Services


First-Year Studies (FRST)

This program serves as an introduction to university work by offering small class sections taught by select faculty who are committed to helping students improve their academic skills.

Freshman Seminar

Freshman Seminars are an integral part of the first-semester experience at Stockton. Students can take a variety of classes while working on the essential elements of critical reading, writing, speaking and listening, and information literacy. 

High School Dual Credit

This program provides college-bound high school students the opportunity to earn college credits and complete high school course requirements simultaneously.

Holocaust Resource Center

This HRC helps future generations by sponsoring awareness programs and exhibits, providing workshops and seminars to train those teaching the Holocaust, and by making available printed and audio-visual material to students, educators, and scholars.

International Education

The mission of the Office of Global Engagement is to prepare our students for changing circumstances in a multicultural and interdependent world.  By serving as the gateway for cross-cultural learning we enrich the Stockton community and educational environment.

Liberal Arts Major (LIBA)

This major is an option for students whose educational or career goals or academic interests are not met by any of Stockton’s existing degree programs. The Liberal B.A. permits students to design a complete 128-credit interdisciplinary program suited to their individual needs and plans.

Murphy Writing at Stockton University

Murphy Writing of Stockton University offers programs in the US and abroad to help writers develop their craft. When writers immerse themselves in these challenging and supportive workshops and an encouraging community, they often make breakthroughs in their art. 

Quantitative Reasoning Across the Disciplines (QUAD)

The Quantitative-Reasoning-across-the-Disciplines (QUAD) program serves to encourage the infusion of quantitative reasoning throughout the curriculum and to assure that all students enhance their mathematical skills.

The Honors Program

Stockton Honors is an academic program that combines challenging courses with service to foster a warm, supportive intellectual community.

Stockton University Simulation Initiative (SUSI)

Simulations, also known as standardized patients are a method of teaching and learning that allows individuals to practice skills in a real world environment.

Service Learning

The Office of Service-Learning provides the Students, Faculty/Staff and Community Partners of the Stockton University community with opportunities to engage in "Service with a Purpose".

 

 

Graduate Programs


Master of Arts in Holocaust and Genocide Studies

The MAHG curriculum provides outstanding preparation for teachers, human rights professionals, museum curators, librarians, clergy, students planning to go on to PhD study, and others interested in Holocaust and Genocide Studies.

Genocide Prevention Certificate

This online program offers rigorous instruction in frameworks of and strategies for genocide prevention based on ethical insights of liberal arts study. It is the first graduate Certificate program of its kind of both in the USA globally.