Washington & Jefferson College provides a top-ranked four-year, co-ed liberal arts education. We offer 32 majors and several minors and concentrations in a variety of rewarding fields, including our internationally-recognized pre-law and pre-health programs.
At W&J, you’ll have access to pre-professional and special programs, emphases, concentrations, and other academic opportunities. Our small class sizes assure that you’ll receive personal attention while you study, and our collaborative curriculum ensures a college experience tailored to you.
Study “the language of business” at W&J College, and prepare for a variety of positions in the public and private sectors. The 会计 program will help you develop technical competency in accounting, while stressing critical thinking, analysis, and communication skills.
Learn the central science that connects biology, physics, medicine, environmental sciences, neuroscience, and engineering. Conduct one-on-one research with faculty members, and present your work at regional and national conferences as part of W&J’s American Chemical Society certified program.
Prepare to successfully communicate and interact in Chinese-speaking cultures and communities with W&J’s 中文 language program. Participate in opportunities like semester-long study in China, and prepare for careers in translation, linguistics, and international affairs.
Develop habits of perception and expression that prepare you for success. Gain historical insight, theoretical literacy, and practical opportunities in the 交流艺术 with this program at W&J College.
Gain a scientific appreciation of the natural world with this program for non-science majors. Strengthen your critical thinking, problem solving, and quantitative skills as part of a complete liberal arts curriculum at W&J College.
Develop a strong foundation in economic theory and think critically about complex economic and social issues on both domestic and global scales in W&J’s 经济学 program. Challenge yourself with opportunities to learn and communicate complex economic ideas through critical thinking and independent research.
Prepare to become one of our nation’s finest teachers with this cutting edge, hands-on education program at W&J College. Enjoy an excellent job placement rate well above the average for colleges and universities in Pennsylvania after you achieve your teacher certification.
Begin your engineering and applied science dual-degree program in an intensive liberal arts environment, building a core of foundational skills in communication and scientific and mathematical competency. Finish your studies at one of W&J’s partner institutions to achieve two degrees simultaneously.
Develop your understanding of value creation and value assessment as the critical overlay to the study of business and entrepreneurship in this concentration. Interact with business founders, owners and executives to benefit from their real-world experiences as you complete your studies at W&J.
Engage with a globally important language of trade, culture and political systems spoken by more than 200 million people on five continents by studying French at W&J College. Learn to communicate in culturally appropriate ways with 法国 speakers of diverse francophone communities.
Develop the careful logic, deep thinking, and creative ideas that characterize mathematical thought and contribute to responsible citizenship in the 数学 program at W&J. Prepare for advanced degree programs and careers like data analytics, banking, and actuary science.
Learn music as an integral part of the liberal arts education at W&J College. Participate in performance ensembles including choral, jazz, wind and chamber, and improve your technique in private lessons with exceptional performers drawn from across the region.
Explore the fundamental questions of existence, knowledge, meaning, and value through W&J’s philosophy program. Enrich your mind with challenging questions, careful analysis, rigorous argumentation, and creative problem solving while mastering a core of discipline-based knowledge.
Prepare to investigate and navigate the social world with studies in sociology at W&J College. Tackle academic experiences within and outside the classroom while preparing for graduate studies or careers in a variety of fields.