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Washington & Jefferson College (W&J College or W&J) is a private liberal arts college in Washington, Pennsylvania. The college traces its origin to three log cabin colleges in Washington County established by three Presbyterian missionaries to the American frontier in the 1780s: John McMillan, Thaddeus Dod, and Joseph Smith.
- Jefferson College (1802–1865), Washington College (1806–1865)
- Juncta Juvant (Latin)
- "Together We Thrive"
10 de sept. de 2022 · It utilizes a 4-1-4-based academic calendar. Washington & Jefferson College's ranking in the 2024 edition of Best Colleges is National Liberal Arts Colleges, #89. Its tuition and fees are...
- 60 S. Lincoln Street, Washington, 15301, PA
- 0724 503 1001
- Major Emphasis
- Other Opportunities
A major comprises a set of courses of demonstrated intellectual rigor and depth in a specific discipline. While completing a major, you will develop skills in writing,communication, andinformation technologyappropriate to that discipline. You will also complete a capstone requirementthat will allow you to integrate knowledge and skills learned whil...
An emphasis is a course of study providing a particular focus or degree of specialization within the context of a particular major. Typically, you complete an emphasis by using elective courses within the major to provide the degree of specialization.
Academic minors are courses of study that provide less depth than the major. A minor may provide focused study within a discipline or from across more than one discipline.
Dual-degree degree programs allow a student to capitalize on the strengths of the liberal arts education offered by W&J while pursuing certain professional interests. Students in these programs complete specific graduation requirements at W&J, often in just three years, and then commence study in an accredited graduate or professional program. The ...
These programs support and advise students interested in gaining admission to professional school after completing their degree at W&J.
W&J gives students the chance to explore numerous subject areas not formally associated with a specific course of study. Students may take these courses to satisfy graduation requirements or simply to satisfy their own curiosity.
12 de mar. de 2023 · Washington & Jefferson College, proudly located in Washington, Pa., is a historic liberal arts college founded in 1781 that values ethical leadership, professional readiness, and inclusive communities. Our highly customized and intellectually engaging student experience develops professionals of uncommon integrity to lead in an ever ...
- (724) 503-1001
- 60 S LINCOLN ST, WASHINGTON, 15301, PA
- September 30, 2023
Washington & Jefferson College's Admission Staff seeks candidates with uncommon integrity, academic excellence and promise, and a diverse range of interests and backgrounds. We review and evaluate your application on the basis of its merits. You can apply using the W&J application or the Common App.