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
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
- 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!
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