Dartmouth College

Academic Highlights

  • Dartmouth offers more than 50 majors and 11 interdisciplinary programs so you can build the academic program that excites you intellectually.

  • Dartmouth is a unique fusion of a renowned liberal arts college and leading research university where students and faculty partner to take on the world's greatest challenges.

  • Consistently recognized for faculty at the forefront of their fields who work closely with undergraduates, both in the classroom and through independent study and research, Dartmouth offers you a rare opportunity to pursue your studies to the horizon of your aspirations and beyond.

  • The liberal arts are at Dartmouth's core: you'll find a culture of critical thinking, creativity, and collaboration. 

  • Dartmouth's mission is to develop lifelong learners and leaders, recognizing that to lead in the 21st century one must constantly be questioning, learning, and forging ahead into the unknown. Dartmouth's liberal arts program is build to prepare you for the rapid pace, complexity, and global interconnectivity of our times. 

  • At Dartmouth, you'll have access to scholars who love to teach, faculty who are leaders in their fields, and devoted teachers and mentors. 

  • Dartmouth's student-to-faculty ratio is 7:1--you'll have small classes and the opportunity to work one-on-one with your professors. 

  • More than 60% of students engage in independent study with their professors at least once during their undergraduate careers.