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Best 379 Colleges

Class Discussions Encouraged
20 Schools
1
Colorado Springs, CO
Students Say: "Colorado College has a unique program that breaks the school year into eight segments, or blocks, of three-and-a-half weeks each. Students take a single course during each block. And unsurprisingly, i..." More>>
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Burlington, VT
Students Say: "Both Champlain students and the studies they pursue are “professional” and “career minded,” and name Champlain’s “high job placement rate” as a primary reason for choosing the college. “Networking and..." More>>
3
Bennington, VT
Students Say: "One big draw to Bennington College is its “Field Work Term program, where students intern every year for seven weeks to gain practical experience related to their academic interests.” This mandatory p..." More>>
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Bronxville, NY
Students Say: "Nestled in a picturesque suburb of New York City, Sarah Lawrence College is a breath of fresh air for intellectually curious students who would chafe within the confines of a more traditional academic..." More>>
5
Prescott, AZ
Students Say: "Prescott College, a small, progressive school, “encourages critical and forward thinking around issues of social justice and sustainability.” The school shines in interdisciplinary fields, such as env..." More>>
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Santa Fe, NM
Students Say: "St. John's College in Santa Fe operates on a similar program as the Annapolis campus: Students read and explore a common body of "greatbooks"-includ­ ing many of the most important books in his..." More>>
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Annapolis, MD
Students Say: "St. John's College is a "one of a kind" institution, which "teaches its students how to think for themselves" through a series of rigorous, discussion-based seminars. Here, every student follows ..." More>>
Staten Island, NY
School Says: "About Wagner Set on a hill overlooking the Atlantic Ocean and New York Harbor, Wagner's 105-acre park-like campus is only a free ferry ride away from the cultural, intellectual, and professional heart..." More>>
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Redlands, CA
Students Say: "The University of Redlands is a smallish liberal arts college in Southern California that offers “great financial aid” and “emphasizes a balanced, broad education.” “Small class sizes provide a more h..." More>>
10
Great Barrington, MA
Students Say: "There’s no one else doing what Bard College at Simon’s Rock is doing. The small, selective “early college” aims “to create a good experience for passionate younger students” through small class sizes,..." More>>
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Santa Paula, CA
Students Say: "Students at Thomas Aquinas College relish attending a school that “takes learning seriously for its own sake, not just as preparation for a job.” With a “strong Catholic identity” and “rigorous curric..." More>>
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Portland, OR
School Says: "Intellectual. Free-thinking. Rigorous. Laid back. Classical. Iconoclastic. Paradoxical. Liberal. College guides grapple to define the Reed College experience, but they all tend to agree on two points:..." More>>
Marlboro, VT
School Says: "Marlboro College is a liberal arts college known for the rigor of its self-directed academic program. The philosophy at Marlboro is that of self-governance and empowering students who value learning f..." More>>
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Bar Harbor, ME
Students Say: "College of the Atlantic is a small liberal arts college in Bar Harbor, on Mount Desert Island, Maine, that its students think of as a “progressive educational experiment that broadens perspective.” Th..." More>>
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West Point, NY
Students Say: "Duty. Honor. Country. Having produced two U.S. presidents, numerous gener­ als, and 74 Medal of Honor recipients in its 210 years in existence, an institu­ tion such as West Point doesn't ne..." More>>
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Grinnell, IA
Students Say: "Founded in 1846, Grinnell College is a small private liberal arts college in Iowa where innovative intellectual discourse is central to learning. Guided by a commit- ment to academic rigor and a “comm..." More>>
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Winter Park, FL
School Says: "Every aspect of a Rollins education encourages greater connections to people, ideas, and community. From the moment they arrive on campus, Rollins students integrate classroom study with practical han..." More>>
Sweet Briar, VA
School Says: "Since its founding in 1901, Sweet Briar College has been deeply committed to the education of women. It is consistently ranked as one of the top, national liberal arts and sciences colleges in the cou..." More>>
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Macon, GA
Students Say: "To many of its students, the words “sisterhood” and “tradition” are synony- mous with Wesleyan College. Founded in 1836, Wesleyan “was the first college [chartered] to offer degrees to women.” This pr..." More>>
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Sarasota, FL
Students Say: "New College of Florida, a uniquely small and unconventional public institu- tion, “provides challenging courses for highly self-motivated students who want a large amount of control over their academi..." More>>