Colgate University

Academic Highlights

  • Students can choose from 56 majors and 48 minors.

  • Colgate’s core curriculum connects students and faculty through intellectual exploration of fundamental works and ideas.

  • The student-to-faculty ratio is 9:1 and the average class size is 17.

  • All classes are taught by faculty members and not teaching assistants.

  • Ranked #1 for semester-long study abroad by the Institute of International Education.

  • Approximately 64% of students study off campus.

  • Before graduating, 83% of students participate in academic research.

  • Pre-professional advising available for a variety of fields like architecture, business, communications, engineering, entrepreneurship, health sciences, pre-law.