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Wells College

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Academics and Majors

Wells Says...

Academic Programs
This is not your ordinary education. The Wells experience is deeply personal and intensely focused on superior academic achievement. Wells offers 18 majors and over 40 minors. With one professor for every NINE students, professors really get to know each student. The average class size has FOURTEEN students and is t...
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Wells Students Say...

Located in a beautiful area close to Ithaca, New York, Wells College has the availability of a larger college town without being directly in a largely popu­lated area. The emphasis is on community, offering an outstanding classroom experience and innovative liberal arts curriculum that prepares students for leadership in a variety of fields. One st... More More

Visiting And Contact Information

Route 90

Aurora, NY 13026

United States

Phone: 315-364-3264

Fax: 315-364-3227


Majors & Special Programs
Academic Rating: 84
Most Popular Majors: English Language and Literature, General
Molecular Biology
Psychology, General
All Majors: American Literature (United States)
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
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Combined Degree Programs: Not Reported
Joint Engineering Program: BA/BS
Other Joint Degree Programs: BA/MBA, BA/MPH, BA/DVM, BA/M.Ed
Special Study Options: Accelerated
Cross Registration
Double Major
Student Designed Major
Study Abroad
Teacher Certification

Other Special Study Options:
Cross registration with Cornell University, Ithaca College, and Cayuga Community College.
Required Coursework: Arts/fine arts
Computer literacy
English (including composition)
Foreign languages
Sciences (biological or physical)
Social science

Other required coursework:
Senior seminar- a capstone course which ties together various elements of undergraduate study and leading ideas from the student's major. Plus, a physical education requirement/component. First year seminar-multi/interdisciplinary course.
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Faculty & Class Information
Student Faculty Ratio:9.7:1
Total Faculty:58
Full-time & part-time faculty with Phds:41
Classes Taught by TAs:0%
Most Frequent Class Size:10 - 19
Most Frequent Lab & Sub-Section Size:10 - 19
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