There are so many beautiful campuses in and near Philadelphia. This is certainly high among them. They are also an institution that values the role that student advising fills within the educational process (something that I strongly support). The faculty we met were passionate and committed to both their fields and their roles as educators.
There are about 1,300 full-time undergraduate students, from 20 states and 18 countries. Approximately 2/3 of students live on campus. The faculty to student ratio is 14 to 1 and the average class size is 16 students. The College has a great variety of majors including: Biology, Business Administration, Communication, Education, and Graphic Design.
There is an emphasis on internships and co-ops in all majors, as a tool for education and also for eventual employment.
"The college admissions process can be a scary, harrowing journey if not navigated properly. As I learned just few years ago, however, gaining admission into any institute of higher education is only the beginning.
As a student at Lehigh University, I worked with Joan when she was Associate Dean of the College of Business and Economics. Most importantly, she knew the ins and outs of the college like the back of her hand, enabling her to advise my peers and myself of which classes and career tracks would be most beneficial to achieve our long-term goals. She spared no effort...