Education and Social Sciences

The Education and Social Sciences Department includes Education, Liberal Arts and Individual Studies academic programs.

Our Education programs prepare teachers to work in schools and agencies serving birth to grade 12. Liberal Arts and Individual Studies programs are for students who wish to complete a well-rounded degree and potentially transfer to a bachelor’s degree program.


Academic Advisement

Students in all programs offered by this department, except the Individual Studies A.A. and A.S. programs, receive academic advisement by appointment through the department and should call (518) 629-7250.
Advisement specialist in the department are:

Students in the Individual Studies A.A. and A.S. programs receive academic advisement in the Office of Student Outreach, Advisement and Retention, located in Fitzgibbons Health Technologies Center, Room 319 and available by calling (518) 629-7219.

NOTE: Current students asking questions over the phone may be asked for their FERPA password, depending on what is being asked. See Communicating with Students Remotely and Complying with FERPA for more details.


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Get in Touch

Department or program information:

Elizabeth A. Yanoff, Ph.D.
Education and Social Sciences DEPARTMENT CHAIRPERSON
Higbee Hall, Room 109

Program admission information:

Guenther Enrollment Services Center, Room 223
Regular Hours: Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Summer Hours: Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.