We firmly believe the best teachers are the products of the best preparation. At York College, that means a heavy emphasis on developing critical thinking and decision-making skills so you can handle any classroom situation, plus a deep understanding of human growth and development.
We give intense focus to making you confident and ready for obtaining your teacher certification. And you’ll regularly be working in classrooms before you graduate, giving you connections to potential employers and a feel for what you want to teach. You’ll wrap up your York College career with a semester of student teaching, where you’ll eventually be a leader in the classroom. We’re proud to offer content-focused majors special education-focused majors, as well as tracks in the sciences, math, English, Spanish and more. We’re the ideal school if you crave individualized attention by expert faculty, extensive field experiences, and a school that develops new teachers who are passionate about nurturing young learners.