- B.A., University of Texas, Arlington
- M.A., Tulane University
- Ph.D., University of Miami
He earned a bachelor's degree in history from the University of Texas at Arlington. His M.A. in Latin American History is from Tulane University and his Ph.D is from the University of Miami. Professor Crocitti has taught as an adjunct at Tulane and Miami universities, as well as at several private institutions. He is also the author of publications in the field of Latin American Studies.For Mesa College, Professor Crocitti will provide general instruction in history with an emphasis in Latin American History.