Dartmouth College

Academic Highlights

  • Dartmouth offers over 2,100 courses, more than 50 majors, and 11 interdisciplinary programs--so you can build the academic program that excites you intellectually.

  • The distinctive D-Plan gives you flexibility. You can choose when to be on campus in classes and when to be out in the world applying what you've learned. Dartmouth's four-quarter academic calendar system means you won't have to choose between your on-campus commitments and opportunities to work, study abroad, taken on intersnhips, complete research, and more. 

  • Dartmouth's student-to-faculty ratio is 7:1 and the college is ranked in the top 5 in commitment to undergraduate teaching for the 6th year in a row. At Dartmouth you're never lost in a crowd. 

  • Dartmouth is the 1st U.S. national research university to graduate an undergraduate class of engineering majors that is over 50% women. Dartmouth students are breaking glass ceilings and changing the world. 

  • Dartmouth offers over 200 million in sponsored research each year and has more than 60 research centers and institutes around the world--so you can engage in undergraduate research in unlimited ways. 

  • 60% of students choose to study abroad, ranking Dartmouth in the top 10 nationally. Dartmouth offers Foreign Study or Language Study Abroad programs on 6 continents and the school makes it easy for you to do. Financial aid travels with you and course credits transfer seamlessly.