Ten Reasons to Attend Mount Ida
1. Personal attention and support
At Mount Ida College, you can expect small class sizes, individual attention and a close-knit campus community. Professors are focused on teaching, which means you will receive the personal attention and support you need from them to achieve your goals.
2. Suburban convenience with easy access to Boston
Our 72-acre, traditional New England style campus is located in Newton, Massachusetts, rated one of the U.S.'s safest cities. Our campus is just eight miles (13km) away, providing students the benefits of suburban setting and city life.
3. Professional preparation and a strong Liberal Arts foundation
At Mount Ida College, our aim is to develop and educate the whole person, providing you a lasting foundation for all-around personal success as well as academic and professional achievement.
Most of our programs require students participate in an internship. This on-the-job experience gives you opportunities to further strengthen your skills, gain confidence and learn how to better navigate an organization and the job market.
In addition, our All-College Curriculum integrates your professional preparation with the Liberal Arts. This multidisciplinary learning approach strengthens and further develops important skills, such as critical thinking and communication skills, creative problem solving, and more.
4. Vibrant campus life
There are many clubs/activities for students to get involved, including drama club, honor societies, Division III athletics, student government, community service opportunities, in addition to student activities, such as guest lecturers, art exhibits, movie nights, concerts, and dances.
5. Broad choice of majors
Mount Ida Collegge offers bachelor degrees, minors, associate degrees, and now graduate programs. With more than 25 areas of undergraduate study offered through the School of Animal Science, School of Arts and Science, School of Business, School of Design, and New England Institute (NEI). Our programs are designed to reflect the demands of the job marketplace, while encompassing the liberal arts.
6. Internship opportunities to gain professional experience
Most programs have an internship component that provides real-world experience and gives students an edge in the job market. With strong ties to local employers and our nearby Boston location, students have many opportunities to work at highly reputable and regarded companies and industry leaders.
7. Academic support programs
We're committed to every student's success at Mount Ida College. WE have a wide range of academic support programs and services to support you throughout your academic career here. In addition to academic advising, programs include, the Writing Center, Learning Opportunities Program (LOP), and The Learning Circle (TLC).
8. A great place to compete - go Mustangs!
Athletics at Mount Ida College is an integral part of the student experience. As an NCAA Division III school, Mount Ida offers varsity athletic competition in a variety of sports. Having a small student body, our athletes get the same personal attention on the playing field as they do in class. In addition to varsity programs, we offer intramural programs, club sports, and other fitness options.
9. Diverse community of learners
Our campus community includes students from about 25 states and 25 countries. Over the years, Mount Ida's been ranked one of the most diverse campuses in New England. Students enjoy the benefits of cultural enrichment and appreciate diverse perspectives, which better prepares them for our ever-changing global economy.
10. Arranging a campus visit is easy
Mount Ida College is easily accessible from major highways, rail, air and public transportation. We offer information sessions and tours Monday through Friday.
To visit campus, please contact us at (617) 928-4553 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.