Elmira College

Elmira College

Elmira College was originally chartered as the Elmira Collegiate Seminary in October, 1853. The name was later changed to Elmira Female College. It was officially established in 1855. In 1969, it became a coeducational institute and was eventually named Elmira College. This private liberal arts institute is located on a 55-acre campus in Elmira, New York. Elmira College's recent enrollments have been more than 1,000 students from over 35 states and 30 countries every year.

Students of Elmira College can choose from more than 35 majors that lead to bachelor's degrees in science and arts. The academic divisions of the college include:

  • Business & Economics Division
  • Creative Arts Division
  • Humanities Division
  • Mathematics & Natural Sciences Division
  • Professional Programs Division
  • Social & Behavioral Sciences Division

The sports teams of Elmira College are known as the Soaring Eagles. They are members of the NCAA, ECAA, New York State Women's Collegiate Athletic Association, and Empire 8. The teams participate in volleyball, soccer, tennis, golf, field and ice hockey, lacrosse, softball, and basketball.

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Environmental Studies
American/United States Studies/Civilization
Education, General
Education/Teaching Of Individuals With Speech Or Language Impairments
Adult And Continuing Education And Teaching
Elementary Education And Teaching
Art Teacher Education
English/Language Arts Teacher Education
Foreign Language Teacher Education
Mathematics Teacher Education
Reading Teacher Education
Social Studies Teacher Education
Biology Teacher Education
Chemistry Teacher Education
French Language Teacher Education
Spanish Language Teacher Education
Education, Other
Foreign Languages And Literatures, General
Classics And Classical Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics, Other
English Language And Literature, General
Liberal Arts And Sciences/Liberal Studies
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Mathematics, General
Biological And Physical Sciences
Philosophy And Religious Studies, Other
Chemistry, General
Geological And Earth Sciences/Geosciences, Other
Psychology, General
Human Services, General
Drama And Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
Fine/Studio Arts, General
Music, General
History, General
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Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

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