Whittier College

Location
Whittier, CA
Student Size
1,564
College Type
Private University|Liberal Arts
Acceptance Rate
72%
Student To Faculty Ratio
11:1

About Our College

Whittier College, founded in 1887, was named for the Quaker abolitionist and poet John Greenleaf Whittier.[5] Since that time, the institution has grown into a distinctive, national liberal arts college. It serves a diverse student population with unique, widely praised curricula. The college campus has about 1,700 students who live there and study with more than 100 faculty. It emphasizes small, interactive classes led by full-time faculty members.

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