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Academics

With more than 450 courses, you’ll have virtually unlimited opportunities to discover your potential. Interdisciplinary and experiential options allow you to develop powerful, creative insights. Our global programs open doors across five continents. Join a group of intellectually curious explorers eager for new challenges.

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Learning should always be collaborative

How you will learn

You’ll discover a new way to learn. It’s about thoughtful discussion around a table, with 12 students and a teacher.

Find out how Harkness becomes a way of life.

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450+ courses

That’s more courses than many small colleges offer!

Search our course database to discover what you can study.

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Faculty who teach, coach, mentor and live in dorms. Read about them.

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Learning throughout the world

17 curricular programs on 5 continents.

From China to Capitol HIll, read about our global opportunities.

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Academic Excellence
Exeter People

“It came from asking myself, ‘What can I give to my peers?’”

Our Departments

The Exeter experience balances breadth of exposure and in-depth pursuit of students’ strongest interests.

Art
Classical Languages
Computer Science
Economics
English
Exeter Innovates
Health and Human Development
History
Integrated Studies
Mathematics
Modern Languages
Music
Physical Education
Religion
Science
Theater and Dance

Support at Every Corner

Student Support

Focused on your success, we provide a supportive network for anything that comes up, whether it’s academic, social, emotional or health-related

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College Counseling

Working closely with counselors, you’ll define your goals and interests and make confident, well-informed decisions about the transition to college and beyond

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Featured Faculty

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Alexa Caldwell

She aces half marathons, coaches soccer and lacrosse, and holds national coaching awards. Students love her can-do attitude in the history classroom, the fields and the boys dorm where she lives, Webster Hall.

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