Skidmore College NY

Founded in 1903, Skidmore College is an independent, coeducational, liberal arts college with an enrollment of 2,200 men and women and a student-faculty ratio of 11:1. The principal mission of Skidmore College is the education of predominantly full-time undergraduates, a diverse population of talented students who are eager to engage actively in the learning process. The college seeks to prepare liberally educated graduates to continue their quest for knowledge and to make the choices required of informed, responsible citizens. In keeping with the college's founding principle of linking theoretical with applied learning, the Skidmore curriculum balances a commitment to the liberal arts and sciences with preparation for professions, careers, and community leadership.