We seek to build a community that is guided by Franciscan values based on the gospel and which will foster and sustain a culture of excellence as a way of life.
St. Joseph’s Teachers’ College is committed to fostering excellence in teaching,learning, scholarship and relationship. We strive to empower and affirm our staff and students by providing an environment that encourages and allows for personal and professional development. We pledge to build partnerships that value humility, joy and integrity which are characteristics of our founder, the Franciscan Sisters of Allegany.
The realization of our mission requires that we form men and women
who have recognized and responded to the call to the teaching profession and share the following values:
- A relationship with God
- Reverence for the natural and
- Built environment
- A sense of community
- Professionalism and commitment
- Respect for the individual
- Passion for excellence
- Service and accountability