School of Education

Dowling College School of Education graduates are shaping many young minds here on Long Island and throughout the world. In fact, approximately 5,000 teachers working on Long Island have received their teaching certification through Dowling College, and today they are educating the next generation of Long Island’s leaders. Dowling College ranks within the top 10 percent of New York State colleges in the number of teachers achieving New York State Certification.

Dowling’s School of Education faculty is among the most accomplished in the nation. Our expertise in special education and literacy, among other areas, has distinguished Dowling as the region’s premier teacher of teachers. With unmatched success in placing student teachers in the field, Dowling College boasts a remarkable track record placing graduates in full-time tenure-track positions in the area’s top school districts. The School of Education has nine Professional Development Acadmies providing extensive student teacher development in some of the largest and most diverse school districts within Long Island.

Oakdale Campus

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School of Education

Location: Education South Building
Office Hours: Mon-Fri: 9:00am – 5:00pm
Programs: Adolescence Education; Childhood Education; Early Childhood Education; Literacy Education, Physical Education; Sports Management

Dean: Dr. Robert Manley Ph.D.
Office of Dean: 631-244-3171
School of Education General Office Phone: 631-244-3286
Fax: 631-244-5036
Office of Certification: 631-244-3243
Graduate Advisors: 631-244-3476

School of Education, Department of Educational Administration, Leadership, and Technology
Location: Racanelli Building
Office Hours: Mon-Fri: 9:00am – 5:00pm
Programs: Doctoral Leadership, School District Leader; School District Business Leader; School Building Leader; and Educational Technology Leadership
Phone: 631-244-1847
Fax: 631-244-1877

Office of Admissions Phone: 631-244-3303

Literacy CenterSusan Voorhees Ed.D.
Phone: 631-244-1083
Director: Susan Voorhees, Ed.D.
Phone: 631-244-1185
Coordinator: Lucianna Basilice
Phone: 631-244-1854
Teacher Performance Assessments (edTPA)
Phone: 631-244-1184
Director: S. Marshall Perry, Ph.D.