The College of Staten Island offers a number of selective academic programs, learning communities and undergraduate research opportunities. Our programs range from the Macaulay Honors College: University Scholars Program, which provides high achieving students with a special honors curriculum of innovative and challenging courses during the first and second years of study, to the Verrazano School, a program designed to offer students a unique undergraduate education through academically motivated learning communities. The Teacher Education Honors Academy at CSI is designed for select students passionate about mathematics and science who want to inspire enthusiasm for those subject areas in middle and high school students.

These and other competitive programs challenge highly motivated students to reach new academic heights.

Let your achievements work for you!

Macaulay Honors College

Macaulay Honors College at College of Staten Island is designed to provide an outstanding educational opportunity for academically gifted students

Verrazano School

As a Verrazano student, you’ll stand out. Verrazano students are recognized campus-wide for their ability and contributions to the campus and local community.

Teacher Education Honors Academy

If your passion is mathematics or science, the Teacher Education Honors Academy is for you.

Noyce Teacher Academy

This program’s goal is to graduate students in the disciplines of mathematics & science and who are well prepared to teach in high need middle or high schools.