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Wellesley College

Wellesley College

Wellesley College was chartered in 1870 as the Wellesley Female Seminary. It was given its present name on March 7, 1873. However, classes began to be offered only from the year 1875. It is now a private women's liberal arts institute located on more than 450 acres of land in Wellesley, Massachusetts.

Wellesley College's recent enrollments have been more than 2,000 students every year. The college offers baccalaureates degrees in over 50 majors. One can choose from programs in the fields of art, architecture, classical studies, cinema and media studies, English, geosciences, peace and justice studies, religion, and women's studies, among others.

Wellesley College's sports teams participate in basketball, cross country, fencing, field hockey, golf, lacrosse, soccer, softball, squash, swimming and diving, tennis, and volleyball. Students are also members of clubs and organizations such as the - la Mode, Alianza, Art Club, Blue Notes, Cafe Hoop, Glee Club, and Phi Sigma.

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Environmental Studies
American/United States Studies/Civilization
East Asian Studies
Latin American Studies
Near And Middle Eastern Studies
Russian Studies
South Asian Studies
French Studies
German Studies
Italian Studies
African-American/Black Studies
Women's Studies
Computer And Information Sciences, General
Computer Software And Media Applications, Other
Comparative Literature
Chinese Language And Literature
Japanese Language And Literature
Russian Language And Literature
French Language And Literature
Spanish Language And Literature
English Language And Literature, General
Creative Writing
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Biochemistry
Neuroscience
Mathematics, General
Peace Studies And Conflict Resolution
Medieval And Renaissance Studies
Ancient Studies/Civilization
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
Philosophy
Religion/Religious Studies
Jewish/Judaic Studies
Astronomy
Astrophysics
Chemistry, General
Geology/Earth Science, General
Physics, General
Psychology, General
Cognitive Psychology And Psycholinguistics
Drama And Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
Film/Cinema/Video Studies
Fine/Studio Arts, General
Art History, Criticism And Conservation
Music, General
History, General
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Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2015-16, National Center for Education Statistics, https://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

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