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Davidson College

Davidson College
Box 5000
Davidson, NC 28035

Fax number: (704) 894-2016
Screen last updated on: February 2024
Calendar system: semester system (two terms comprise academic year)
Month(s) in which new student orientation is held: Orientation for new students is held prior to start of fall term.

Percent of full-time freshman students who returned for sophomore year: 94%
Student:Faculty ratio: 9:1
Total faculty: 107 men, 112 women
Full-time faculty: 103 men, 110 women
Part-time faculty: 4 men, 2 women
Graduation rate: 92% within six years

Davidson College
General education/core curriculum is required: yes

Special programs offered:
student-designed majors, double majors, independent study, internships
Combined 3-2 programs available:
Institution offers 3-2 degree programs.
Study abroad opportunities:
Study-abroad program offered.
Army ROTC: offered on-campus

Bachelor's Degrees

  • African Studies
  • Anthropology, General
  • Arabic Language and Literature
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Bioinformatics
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Chemistry, General
  • Chinese Language and Literature
  • Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Communication, General
  • Computer Science
  • Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • East Asian Studies
  • Econometrics and Quantitative Economics
  • Education, General
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Environmental Studies
  • Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other
  • French Language and Literature
  • Genome Sciences/Genomics
  • German Studies
  • History, General
  • Latin American Studies
  • Literature, Other
  • Mathematics, General
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
  • Music, General
  • Neuroscience
  • Philosophy
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • Sociology, General
  • Spanish Language and Literature

Credit placement options:
  • credit for CEEB Advanced Placement (scores of 2 or higher)
  • credit for international baccalaureate

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