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Middlebury College's liberal arts curriculum will challenge you for the rest of your life. Our undergraduate and graduate programs prepare students to meet the challenges of responsible citizenship in a complex, changing world.

Our curriculum is designed to ensure that each student's education includes breadth of experience across many fields and disciplines, as well as in-depth study in one area defined by the major. Breadth is achieved through a set of distribution requirements that encompass seven academic categories and four courses in different cultures and civilizations. An emphasis on writing in all disciplines sharpens students' capacity for critical thinking and expression.

An array of interdisciplinary programs provide opportunities to synthesize and connect what you learn in many different departments. Intensive study in the major may culminate in a senior thesis, independent project, or artistic production, working closely with professors in laboratories, studios and classrooms to collaborate on research and creative projects. You'll have a broad range of choices, and a great deal of freedom to set your own academic path.

Undergraduate Departments and Programs

African Studies Minor

African American Studies Minor

American Studies

Anthropology

Arabic

Biology

Black Studies

Chemistry & Biochemistry

Chinese

Classics and Classical Studies

Comparative Literature

Computer Science

Creative Writing

Dance

Economics

Education Studies

English & American Literatures

Environmental Studies

Film & Media Culture

First-Year Seminars

Food StudiesĀ Minor

French and Francophone Studies

Gender, Sexuality & Feminist Studies

Geography

Geology

German

Global Health Minor

Greek

Hebrew

History of Art & Architecture

-Architectural Studies

-Art History

-Museum Studies

History

Independent Scholar

International Politics & Economics

International & Global Studies

-African Studies

-East Asian Studies

-European Studies

-Global Environmental Change

-Global Gender and Sexuality Studies

-Global Migration and Diaspora Studies

-Global Security Studies

-Latin American Studies

-Middle East and North Africa Studies

-Russian & East European Studies

-South Asian Studies

Italian

Japanese Studies

Jewish Studies

Latin

Linguistics Minor

Literary Studies

Luso-Hispanic Studies

Mathematics

Molecular Biology & Biochemistry

Music

Neuroscience

Philosophy

Physical Education

Physics

Political Science

Psychology

Religion

Russian

Sociology

South Asian Studies Minor

Studio Art

Theatre

Writing and Rhetoric Program

Graduate Programs

Middlebury offers numerous graduate opportunities in Vermont, California, and around the world. Many undergraduates continue with Middlebury schools and programs to earnĀ postgraduate degrees.

Bread Loaf School of English

Ripton, Vermont; Oxford, England

Master of Arts in EnglishMaster of Letters in English

Middlebury Language Schools

Middlebury and Bennington, Vermont; Argentina, France, Germany, Italy, Russia, Spain

Arabic

Chinese

French

German

Hebrew

Italian

Japanese

Russian

Spanish

Applied Languages: French

Applied Languages: German

Applied Languages: Italian

Applied Languages: Spanish

Doctor in Modern Languages (DML)

Middlebury Institute of International Studies

Monterey, California

International Education Management

International Environmental Policy

International Trade and Economic Diplomacy

International Policy and Development

Nonproliferation and Terrorism Studies

Public Administration (MPA)

Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)

Teaching Foreign Language

Translation, Translation and Interpretation, Conference Interpretation

Translation and Localization Management

Online Translation and Localization Management

Dual Degree in NPTS with Moscow State Institute of International Relations