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Bowdoin College
Brunswick, ME
Academic Calendar System Semester
Summer Session Not offered
General Catalog/Bulletin Online Catalog
UNDERGRADUATE EDUCATION
Undergraduate Majors

African Studies

Ancient Studies/Civilization

Anthropology

Archeology

Art History, Criticism and Conservation

Asian Studies/Civilization

Biochemistry

Biology/Biological Sciences, General

Chemical Physics

Chemistry, General

Classical, Ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern Studies and Archaeology

Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General

Computer Science

Econometrics and Quantitative Economics

Economics, General

English Language and Literature, General

Environmental Studies

Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other

Fine/Studio Arts, General

French Language and Literature

Geology/Earth Science, General

German Language and Literature

History, General

Latin American Studies

Mathematics Teacher Education

Mathematics and Computer Science

Mathematics, General

Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other

Music, General

Neuroscience

Philosophy

Physics, General

Political Science and Government, General

Psychology, General

Religion/Religious Studies

Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General

Russian Language and Literature

Russian, Central European, East European and Eurasian Studies

Sociology

Spanish Language and Literature

Theatre Literature, History and Criticism

Women's Studies

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UNDERGRADUATE EDUCATION - continued
Most Popular Disciplines Social sciences, Biological/life sciences, Physical sciences
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs Engineering, law with Columbia University
Special Programs Accelerated program, Double major, Independent study, Student-designed major, Teacher certification, Washington semester
Study Abroad Offered
Online Degrees No online degree programs
CURRICULUM AND GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS
General Education/Core Curriculum Required
Computer Not required
Foreign Language Not required
Math/Science Required for all students
ADVANCED PLACEMENT
International Baccalaureate Accepted
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing Not available
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FACULTY AND INSTRUCTION
Full-Time Faculty 190
Part-Time Faculty 50
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree 99%
Regular Class Size 2-9 students: 24% of classes
10-19 students: 44% of classes
20-29 students: 12% of classes
30-39 students: 15% of classes
40-49 students: 2% of classes
50-99 students: 2% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size 2-9 students: 29% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 57% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 7% of discussion sections/labs
30-39 students: 7% of discussion sections/labs
ACADEMIC RESOURCES
Libraries
Library Available on Campus Yes
Holdings 1,720,479
Computing
Computer Ownership Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus 500
Internet/E-mail Access Not reported
ACADEMIC SUPPORT SERVICES
Remedial Instruction  
Tutoring Available
Services for Learning Disabled Students Available
Services for Physically Disabled Students Hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access
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GRADUATE/PROFESSIONAL SCHOOL EDUCATION
Master's Degrees Offered
Not reported
Master's Programs of Study
Not reported  
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Doctoral Degrees Offered
Not reported
Doctoral Programs of Study
Not reported