Liberal Arts College and Liberal Arts Education

While the liberal arts have declined in popularity in the past 50 years, part of this decline may be attributed to a misunderstanding of what a liberal education really is. Here are some definitions.

Looking for a Strong Christian Identity? Hope May Be the Right College for You!

Hope College in Holland, Michigan, is a small liberal arts college of about 3,000 students on the eastern shore of Lake Michigan. Its strong Christian identity and strong academics make it a good choice for the right student.

Grinnell College–Amid the Cornfields Lies A Global Liberal Arts College

Looking for a liberal arts education of the highest caliber? Check out the one surrounded by Iowa cornfields.

Want a PhD in Science or Engineering? Go to a Liberal Arts College!

The assumption that in order to prepare for a doctorate in science one must pursue an undergraduate degree from a major research university is false.

Wanna Go To Med School? Forget Science. Major in Liberal Arts.

Most assume that in order to go to medical school, one must major in the sciences. But I tell people all the time that medical schools want interesting, educated, creative human beings. A philosophy major will do just as well, as long as one takes the basic requisites in the sciences (including the dreaded organic chemistry). But it turns out that organic chemistry might even be optional.