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Make a difference in the lives of others

School of Behavioral Sciences and Education

Be a part of a program that values getting you in the classroom and the community early and often. Our students receive individualized attention by expert faculty, extensive real-world experience, and much more.

Developing educators, researchers, and industry professionals

Behavioral Sciences and Education Programs

Giving you hands-on experience
Criminology and Criminal Justice Program
Criminology and Criminal Justice
A degree in criminology and criminal justice from York College comprehensively prepares students to enter a field with high demand for qualified candidates.
Early Elementary Education (PreK-4) Program
Early Elementary Education (PreK-4)
Shaping the future with compassionate, knowledgeable teachers — we approach teaching you the same way we want you to approach teaching elementary students.
Early Elementary/Special Education Program
Early Elementary/Special Education
A teacher who can help young students flourish — especially those with special needs.
Human Services Program
Human Services
If helping others is at the core of everything you want out of a career, a degree in human services is the perfect choice - and at York College, you'll get your chance to help people early and often.
Middle Level Education Program
Middle Level Education
Specialize in one of four content areas in this major for future teachers in grades 4-8
Middle Level Education/Special Education Program
Middle Level Education/Special Education
Pushing growing middle school students to excel, including those with special needs.
Music Education (K-12) Program
Music Education (K-12)
Help the next generation fall in love with music just like you did, with student teaching experience and a full range of vocal, instrumental, and general music knowledge at your disposal.
Psychology Program
Psychology
Prepare for a career in helping others by studying human behavior and thinking. Take advantage of intensive study in a program that emphasizes student-driven research.
Recreation Leadership Program
Recreation Leadership
Helping people of all ages and abilities thrive.
Secondary Education (7-12), Biology Program
Secondary Education (7-12), Biology
Get active right away in a major that explores science as a student and as an educator.
Secondary Education (7-12), English Program
Secondary Education (7-12), English
Be a transformative force in the life of adolescent writers
Secondary Education (7-12), General Science Program
Secondary Education (7-12), General Science
Get active right away in a major that explores science as a student and as an educator.
Secondary Education (7-12), Mathematics Program
Secondary Education (7-12), Mathematics
The partnership of a strong teaching technique base with a thorough knowledge of mathematics theory.
Secondary Education (7-12), Social Studies Program
Secondary Education (7-12), Social Studies
Challenge yourself to think on a global scale — and have your students do likewise.
Sociology Program
Sociology
Discover how social forces shape human behavior — and how you can turn that commitment to understand the challenges of society into a career helping others.
Spanish Education (K-12)  Program
Spanish Education (K-12)
Vive inmerso en la cultura hispana mientras te preparas para una carrera como maestro de español
Contact Us
School of Behavioral Sciences and Education
Stacey N. Dammann, Ed.D., Dean
Appell Life Science, Room 138, Suite 140
Phone: 717.815.6476
sdammann@ycp.edu
Hours:
8:30 a.m.- 5 p.m.