• College of Education, Dr. Allan A. De Fina, Dean

College of Education

  • A History of Education Excellence

    The Deborah Cannon Partridge Wolfe College of Education at New Jersey City University has a proud history of preparing distinguished educators for the state of New Jersey, the country, and many foreign countries. Because of our unique location in one of New Jersey’s largest cities, we specialize in addressing the needs of students in the contemporary urban, multicultural, and multilingual classroom. We are committed to the belief that education is transformative and empowering and that social justice can be best accomplished through an educated citizenry.

    Scholarship Announcement

    The College of Education Scholarship Committee will now be reviewing applications for the Jeanne Thornton Memorial Scholarship for Spring 2015.  This scholarship is available each fall and spring semester to undergraduate students majoring in Early Childhood, Elementary or Secondary Education who are enrolled in undergraduate student teaching.

    Application deadline is Friday, January 16, 2015 

    For more information and the scholarship application: 


    Faculty should submit recommendations through this link: