221 College Lane, Salem, Virginia 24153/ 1540.375.2500/ www.roanoke.edu
Roanoke College is a private, coeducational, four-year liberal arts college located in Salem, Virginia, United States, a suburban independent city adjacent to Roanoke, Virginia. Roanoke has approximately 2,000 students who represent approximately 40 states and 30 countries. The college offers 35 majors, 57 minors and concentrations, and pre-professional programs in dentistry, engineering, law, medicine, ministry, nursing, pharmacy, and veterinary medicine. Roanoke awards bachelor's degrees in arts, science, and business administration and is one of 280 colleges with a chapter of the Phi Beta Kappa honor society.
Southern Virginia University
1 University Hill Dr, Buena Vista, VA 24416, USA/ 1540.261.8400/ svu.edu
Southern Virginia University (SVU) is a liberal arts college located in Buena Vista, Virginia. The school, though not officially affiliated with a particular faith, embraces the values of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church). It was founded in 1867 as a school for girls, and is now a private four-year coeducational institution. SVU offers sixteen different majors: Art, Biology, Business Management and Leadership, Computer Science, English, Family and Child Development, History, Liberal Arts, Music, Philosophy, Politics, Spanish, Theatre, Biochemistry, Math, and Psychology.
New York Studio School of Drawing, Painting and Sculpture
8 W 8th St, New York, NY 10011, USA/ 1212.673.6466/ www.nyss.org
The New York Studio School of Drawing, Painting and Sculpture at 8 West 8th Street, in Greenwich Village, Manhattan, New York City, New York State is an art school formed in 1963 by a group of students and their teacher, Mercedes Matter, all of whom had become disenchanted with the fragmented nature of art instruction inside traditional art programs and universities. Today it occupies the building that previously housed the Whitney Museum of American Art. From its start, the Studio School was founded on the principle that drawing from life should form of the basis of artistic development. Furthermore, rather than attending a series of disjointed classes, students were encouraged to develop their artistic practice along lines similar to the "atelier" approach favored by European art schools.
College of Visual and Performing Arts (CVPA) at Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW)
2101 E. Coliseum Blvd. , Fort Wayne, IN 46805-1499 / 1260.481.6100/ www.ipfw.edu/cvpa/
The College of Visual and Performing Arts encompasses the Departments of Fine Arts, Music, Theatre, and Visual Communication and Design. The dean oversees the teaching and community outreach of these departments, as well as the department chairs and VPA staff.
University of Richmond
28 Westhampton Way, Richmond, VA 23173, USA/ 1804.289.8000/ www.richmond.edu
The University of Richmond (UR or U of R) is a private, nonsectarian, liberal arts college located in the city of Richmond, Virginia, with small portions of the campus extending into surrounding Henrico County. U of R is a primarily undergraduate, residential university with approximately 4,350 undergraduate and graduate students in five schools: the School of Arts and Sciences, the E. Claiborne Robins School of Business, the Jepson School of Leadership Studies, the University of Richmond School of Law and the School of Professional & Continuing Studies.
Virginia Wesleyan College
1584 Wesleyan Dr, Norfolk, VA 23502, USA/ 1757.455.3200/ www.vwc.edu
Virginia Wesleyan College is Coastal Virginia's premier private, national liberal arts college. Affiliated with the United Methodist Church and located on a 300-acre wooded campus in the dynamic education triangle of Norfolk/Virginia Beach, the College enrolls approximately 1,400 students. Undergraduate degrees include a bachelor of arts, bachelor of science, and bachelor of social work. Offering 33 majors, 30 minors and seven pre-professional programs (most popular: biology and business), the College has an average class size of approximately 13 students. Over 90 percent of Wesleyan’s new graduates are employed or enrolled in graduate school within one year.
501 College Avenue, Wheaton, IL 60187-5501/ 1630.752.5000/ www.wheaton.edu
Wheaton College is a Christian, residential liberal arts college and graduate school located in Wheaton, Illinois, a suburb 25 miles (40km) west of Chicago. Wheaton College was ranked 8th in "Best Undergraduate Teaching" by the U.S. News & World Report for national liberal arts colleges in 2016. The school was ranked 57th overall among national liberal arts colleges by U.S. News & World Report for 2016. Forbes lists Wheaton among the Top 100 Colleges and Universities in its 2015 rankings.
Norfolk State University
700 Park Avenue, Norfolk VA 23504 USA/ 1757.823.8600/ www.nsu.edu
Norfolk State College was founded in 1935. Norfolk State University (NSU) is a public four-year, coed, liberal arts, historically black university located in Norfolk, Virginia. The university is a member-school of Thurgood Marshall College Fund and the Virginia High-Tech Partnership.
College of Charleston
66 George St, Charleston, SC 29424, USA/ 1843.805.5507/ www.cofc.edu
The College of Charleston is a nationally recognized, public liberal arts and sciences university located in the heart of historic Charleston, South Carolina. Founded in 1770, the College is among the nation’s top universities for quality education, student life and affordability. The College offers a distinctive combination of a beautiful and historic campus, modern facilities and cutting-edge programs. The School of the Arts is a vibrant community of practicing artists who are also dedicated teacher-scholars. Collectively, our faculty and administrators strive to give students in this school the best possible arts education within a liberal arts curriculum while also meeting the diverse educational and cultural needs of the campus and community. You can read more about our outlook by viewing the school's mission statement. Learn about the academic and cultural opportunities at the School of the Arts.
2 Washington St, Due West, SC 29639, USA/ 1888.359.4358/ www.erskine.edu
Erskine College exists to glorify God as a Christian academic community where students are equipped to flourish as whole persons for lives of service through the pursuit of undergraduate liberal arts and graduate theological education.
College of Liberal Arts at Wright State University
3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45431, USA/ 1937.775.2896 / liberal-arts.wright.edu
Wright State University is a public research university in Dayton, Ohio with nearly 18,000 students. Offering more than 230 degree programs, the university is made up of eight colleges, three schools, and a branch campus in Celina, Ohio. Named for the Wright brothers, Wright State University offers an exceptional, affordable education. The College of Liberal Arts is a diverse college made up of 12 academic departments and six interdisciplinary programs, offering more than 100 bachelor’s, master’s, and certificate programs in the social sciences, the humanities, and fine and performing arts. The college’s theatre, dance, and motion pictures programs are some of the most selective at the university.
Koger Center for the Arts at University of South Carolina
1051 Greene Street, Columbia, SC 29201 1803.777.7500/ www.kogercenterforthearts.com
The University of South Carolina is a public, co-educational research university located in Columbia, South Carolina, United States, with seven satellite campuses. Located in the heart of the state capital and on the campus of the University of South Carolina, the Koger Center for the Arts is Columbia’s center for the performing arts. The auditorium, Gonzales Hall, seats a maximum of 2,254 on three different levels with continental seating on all three levels. The Koger Center demonstrates the cooperative spirit present in Columbia. Its construction is the product of a shared dream and a shared labor of love for many in the community; a combined effort, with both public and private entities contributing to make this dream a reality.
University of Maine at Augusta
46 University Dr, Augusta, ME 04330, USA/ 1207.904.0684/ www.uma.edu
The University of Maine at Augusta (UMA) is located in the state capital of Augusta, Maine, and is a part of the University of Maine System. UMA is a regional state university providing baccalaureate and select associate degrees for residents of Central Maine. The university has campuses in Augusta and Bangor, and courses offered online and across the state. UMA delivers programs to both recent high school graduates and returning adults. The Interim President of UMA is Dr. Glenn Cummings. On December 1, 2015, it was announced that Dr. James F. Connelly would take the helm of the University of Maine at Augusta; his tenure as president began on January 19, 2016.
University of Michigan-Flint
303 E Kearsley St, Flint, Michigan/ 1810.762.3300/ www.umflint.edu
The University of Michigan–Flint, is a public university located in Flint, Michigan in the United States. It is one of the two University of Michigan satellite campuses. Founded in 1956 on a commitment to bring a quality Michigan education to Flint and the surrounding area, UM-Flint has done exactly what we set out to do. In the process, we’ve welcomed a record number of students into our classrooms, equipping them with the knowledge, experiences, and skills to make lasting contributions to the businesses, organizations, and communities they help shape. We invite you to see how our students, faculty, staff, and campus are making a real difference.
1115 College Dr, Gaffney, SC 29340, USA/ 1864.489.7151/ www.limestone.edu
Limestone College is a private four-year, coeducational liberal arts college located in Gaffney, South Carolina. Limestone College is a Christian non-denominational college with programs leading to the Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Social Work, Associate of Arts, Associate of Science, and Masters in Business Administration (MBA) degrees.
Wayne State University
42 W. Warren Ave. Detroit, MI 48202/ 1313.577.2424/ wayne.edu
Wayne State University (WSU) is an American public research university located in the Midtown Cultural Center Historic District of Detroit, Michigan. Founded in 1868, WSU consists of 13 schools and colleges offering more than 380 programs to nearly 28,000 graduate and undergraduate students. It is currently Michigan's third-largest university and one of the 100 largest universities in the United States. The WSU main campus encompasses 203 acres (82 ha) linking more than 100 education and research buildings in the heart of Detroit. It also has six extension centers in the metro Detroit area providing access to a limited selection of courses. The institution is a notable engine in metro Detroit's educational, cultural and economic landscape, as manifested through efforts such as its thriving research and technology park and hosting of the Detroit Windsor International Film Festival.
Pacific Northwest College of Art
511 NW Broadway Portland, OR 97209/ 1503.226.4391/ www.pnca.edu
As the Pacific Northwest's premier college of art and design since 1909, Pacific Northwest College of Art has helped shape the region's visual arts landscape for more than a century. PNCA's Hallie Ford School of Graduate Studies offers programs including an MFA in Visual Studies, Low-Res MFA in Visual Studies, MA in Critical Studies, MFA in Collaborative Design, MFA in Print Media, MFA in Applied Craft + Design with OCAC. And PNCA offers BFA programs in 10 majors including Animated Arts, Communication Design, Illustration, Intermedia, Painting, Photography, Printmaking, Sculpture, Video + Sound, and Writing.
Bob Jones University
1700 Wade Hampton Blvd, Greenville, SC 29614, USA/ 1864.242.5100/ www.bju.edu
Bob Jones University (BJU) is a private non-denominational Protestant university in Greenville, South Carolina, United States, known for its conservative cultural and religious positions. It has approximately 2,800 students, and is accredited by the Transnational Association of Christian Colleges and Schools. In 2008, the university estimated the number of its graduates at 35,000. Each Easter season, the university and the Museum & Gallery present the Living Gallery, a series of tableaux vivants recreating noted works of religious art using live models disguised as part of two-dimensional paintings.
100 W College St, Granville, OH 43023, USA/ 1740.587.0810/ denison.edu
Denison University is a leading liberal arts college where faculty and students collaborate in research, civic engagement, & cultivation of independent thinking. As a leader among the nation's top residential liberal arts colleges, Denison has earned a reputation for academic rigor that is rivaled only by its commitment to preparing students for a lifetime of personal, professional and civic success.
University of Southern Indiana
8600 University Blvd, Evansville, IN 47712, USA/ 1812.464.8600/ www.usi.edu
The University of Southern Indiana (USI) is a public university located just outside Evansville in Vanderburgh County, Indiana, United States. Founded in 1965, USI enrolls 10,929 dual credit, undergraduate, graduate and doctoral students in more than 80 majors. USI offers programs through the College of Liberal Arts, Romain College of Business, College of Nursing and Health Professions and the Pott College of Science, Engineering, and Education.
62 Alumni Dr, Castleton, VT 05735, USA/ 1800.639.8521/ www.castleton.edu
Castleton University, formerly known as Castleton State College, is a public liberal arts college located in Castleton in the U.S. state of Vermont. Castleton has an enrollment of 2000 students and offers more than 30 undergraduate programs as well as master's degrees in education and accounting. The college is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges.
Boston University’s College of Fine Arts
855 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA/ 1617.353.3350/ www.bu.edu
The Boston University College of Fine Arts (CFA) at Boston University consists of the School of Music, the School of Theatre, and the School of Visual Arts. Each school offers degrees in the performing and visual arts at the undergraduate and graduate level. Among the College of Fine Arts faculty are artists, scholars, and performers of national and international reputation. Since the College of Fine Arts is integrated into Boston University, students at CFA may choose courses in the other undergraduate colleges at Boston University. CFA students can also apply for the Boston University Collaborative Degree Program (BUCOP), where students simultaneously earn undergraduate degrees at CFA and in one of 14 undergraduate colleges of the university.
611 E. Porter St., Albion, Michigan 49224/ 1517.629.1000/ www.albion.edu
An independent, coeducational, residential college in south-central Michigan, Albion is committed to the liberal arts tradition. Founded in 1835 and historically related to the United Methodist Church, the College is dedicated to preserving the values of the past, to serving the needs of the present, and to anticipating the goals of the future.
601 Quincy St, Hancock, MI 49930, USA/ 1906.482.5300/ www.finlandia.edu
Founded in 1896. Finlandia University is a private, not-for-profit, co-educational liberal arts college affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. It is located in the town of Hancock, in Michigan's Upper Peninsula. Finlandia University is a learning community dedicated to academic excellence, spiritual growth, and service. With its dedicated faculty and diverse student body, the university fosters intellectual challenge, open dialogue, service to others, and an entrepreneurial response to a world characterized by change.
College of Staten Island
2800 Victory Boulevard, Staten Island, NY 10314, USA/ 1718.982.2000/ www.csi.cuny.edu
The College of Staten Island (CSI) is one of the 11 four-year senior colleges within the City University of New York system. Programs in the liberal arts and sciences and professional studies lead to bachelor's and associate's degrees. The master's degree is awarded in 13 professional and liberal arts and sciences fields of study.
318 Meadow Brook Rd, Rochester, MI 48309, USA/ 1248.370.2100/ www.oakland.edu
Oakland University is a world-class academic institution located on 1,443 acres of wooded hills and meadows in Rochester, Mich. A vibrant academic community, Oakland University currently enrolls more than 20,000 students, boasts nearly 100,000 alumni, and delivers more than 260 degree and certificate programs. Oakland provides a distinct educational experience with flexible class schedules and state-of-the-art facilities, student services, classroom technologies, research labs, internships and research opportunities with corporate partners.
Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania
400 E. Second St., Bloomsburg, PA 17815-1301/ 1570.389.4000/ www.bloomu.edu
Building on a rich history of academic excellence as one of 14 public universities in the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education, Bloomsburg University prepares and inspires students to become dynamic and confident leaders.
California University of Pennsylvania
250 University Ave, California, PA 15419, USA/ 1724.938.4000/ www.calu.edu
California University of Pennsylvania, a comprehensive regional institution of higher education and a member of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education, is a diverse, caring and scholarly learning community dedicated to excellence in the liberal arts, science and technology, and professional studies that is devoted to building character and careers, broadly defined.
University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469, USA/ 1207.581.1865/ umaine.edu
The University of Maine, founded in Orono in 1865, is the state's only public research university. It celebrated its 150th anniversary in 2015. UMaine is among the most comprehensive higher education institutions in the Northeast and attracts students from Maine and 49 other states, and 63 countries. It currently enrolls 11,219 total undergraduate and graduate students who can directly participate in groundbreaking research working with world-class scholars. The University of Maine offers 30 doctoral degrees and 80 master's degrees; more than 90 undergraduate majors and academic programs; and one of the oldest and most prestigious honors programs in the U.S. The university promotes environmental stewardship, with substantial efforts campuswide aimed at conserving energy, recycling and adhering to green building standards in new construction.
Central State University
1400 Brush Row Rd, Wilberforce, OH 45384, USA/ 1937.376.6011/ www.centralstate.edu
Central State University (CSU) is a historically black university (HBCU) located in Wilberforce, Ohio, United States. It is a member-school of the Thurgood Marshall College Fund. Established by the state legislature in 1887 as a two-year program for teacher and industrial training, it was originally located with Wilberforce University, a four-year institution devoted to classical academic education. In 1941 the college gained a four-year curriculum, independent status in 1947, and was renamed as Central State College in 1951. With further development, it gained university status in 1965. In 2014, Central State University received designation as a land-grant university.