Founded in 1831, Denison University is a liberal arts college in Granville, Ohio. At Denison, students find a best-of-both-worlds location. Granville is a quintessential college town with tight-knit community charm that is located only 25 minutes away from Columbus, one of the nation’s most vibrant cities that is home to a lively arts and restaurant scene as well as robust internship and professional opportunities.
Denison offers 55 academic programs that prepare students for the world that awaits them. Outstanding faculty at Denison help students cultivate their critical-thinking, creative problem-solving, and exceptional communication skills. Professors are mentors and engage students through small classes based on discussion and hands-on learning instead of the traditional lecture. The academic experience is personalized, and students have the autonomy to build an academic path that provides practical professional skills and a network to take with them into their career.
Students at Denison also take advantage of top programs in athletics and the arts, a vast alumni network that spans the globe, and a gold-standard career center. Students graduate from Denison with the tenacity and adaptability necessary for lifelong career success. The Austin E. Knowlton Center for Career Exploration will ensure that students have the practical skills their future employers expect. Students intern and begin their careers in all types of industries, and many attend top-tier graduate programs.
Denison prepares students for today’s interconnected global environment. A Denison education expands students’ knowledge, opens their horizons, and tests and refines their aspirations.