Active learning is a state of mind at Elon. Students live and learn in an academic environment that extends beyond campus and continues around the clock and across the globe. That passion lives on in alumni long past graduation.
Elon has long been recognized as a national model for engaged learning. The university tops the list of master's-level universities in the South in the 2014 edition of "America's Best Colleges," the most widely read assessment of the nation's colleges and universities published annually by U.S. News & World Report. Elon has the highest reputation score, graduation rate and student SAT scores in the category, which includes 124 master's-level universities.
The university's curriculm is grounded in the liberal arts and sciences with strong professional programs. The university's signature program, The Elon Experiences, connects your education to the real world through five experiences:
Elon supports learning wherever it occurs. Whether it's by developing challenging programs, or pledging financial support for you to fully engage in The Elon Experiences, the university wants to provide opportunities for you to become an inquisitive, lifelong learner.
Study USA, the university's new domestic travel program, offers students the chance to experience cultural, social and geographic differences without even leaving the country. No passport required.