50 States, 50 Colleges–Pennsylvania

Today’s featured college for 50 States, 50 Colleges is from Pennsylvania!

College in the Spotlight:  Bucknell University

Location:  Lewisburg, Pennsylvania

Size:  3,500 students

Bucknell University

What does Bucknell offer?

  • 27 varsity sports at the Division 1 level!
  • Over 50 majors and 65 minors across three colleges
    • College of Arts and Sciences, College of Engineering, School of Management
  • A 9:1 student to faculty ratio!
  • More than 150 student-run clubs and service organizations
  • Living-learning communities where you can live with students who share your interests and passions!
    • At the Social Justice College, students learn about, discuss, and take action on issues like poverty and immigration
  • Unique classes!
    • Zombies of Capitalism and Ye Pirates, Beware are just a couple of the intriguing course offerings at Bucknell
  • Tradition!
    • Proceed through the historic Mathewson Gates on your first and last day as a Bucknell student
  • 130 approved study abroad experiences
    • Head to Spain, South Africa, the Virgin Islands, Japan, or Greece!

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Other Fast Facts:

  • 93% of first year students return as sophomores
  • 85% of seniors participate in community service
  • Ranked #5 in Newsweek’s list of Most Beautiful Schools!
  • Ranked #9 among undergraduate Engineering programs by US News & World Report
  • 45% of students study abroad
  • 100% of classes are taught by professors–no classes are taught by graduate students!

For more information, please visit http://www.bucknell.edu

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