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COLLEGE PROFILE

Williams College

Williamstown, MA

Students interested in this college are also interested in:
Amherst College, Yale University, Brown University, Dartmouth College, Harvard College, Princeton University
Academic Calendar System4-1-4
Summer SessionNot offered
General Catalog/Bulletin

UNDERGRADUATE EDUCATION

Undergraduate Majors
  • American/United States Studies/Civilization
  • Anthropology
  • Area Studies, Other
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Asian Studies/Civilization
  • Astronomy
  • Astrophysics
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Chemistry, General
  • Chinese Language and Literature
  • Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Comparative Literature
  • Computer Science
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Economics, General
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Environmental Science
  • Environmental Studies
  • Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other
  • French Language and Literature
  • General Literature
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • German Language and Literature
  • History, General
  • Japanese Language and Literature
  • Mathematics, General
  • Music, General
  • Near and Middle Eastern Studies
  • Philosophy
  • Physics, General
  • Political Economy
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • Russian Language and Literature
  • Social Sciences, Other
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Statistics, General
  • Women's Studies
 
Most Popular DisciplinesSocial sciences, Physical sciences, Mathematics and statistics
Combined Liberal Arts/
Professional Degree Programs
Engineering
Special ProgramsDouble major, Independent study, Student-designed major
Study AbroadOffered
Online DegreesNo online degree programs

CURRICULUM AND GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS

General Education/
Core Curriculum
Required
ComputerNot required
Foreign LanguageNot required
Math/ScienceRequired for all students

FACULTY AND INSTRUCTION

Full-Time Faculty266
Part-Time Faculty84
Full-Time Faculty with
Ph.D./Terminal Degree
97%
Regular Class Size2-9 students: 42% of classes
10-19 students: 36% of classes
20-29 students: 8% of classes
30-39 students: 7% of classes
40-49 students: 4% of classes
50-99 students: 3% of classes
Over 100 students: 0% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab
Class Size
2-9 students: 33% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 49% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 17% of discussion sections/labs
30-39 students: 1% of discussion sections/labs
50-59 students: 1% of discussion sections/labs

ADVANCED PLACEMENT

International BaccalaureateNot reported
Advanced Placement (AP) ExaminationsAccepted for placement
Sophomore StandingNot available

ACADEMIC RESOURCES

Libraries
Library Available on CampusYes
Holdings 
Computing
Computer OwnershipStudents not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus500
Internet/E-mail AccessNot reported

ACADEMIC SUPPORT SERVICES

Remedial Instruction 
TutoringAvailable
Services for Learning
Disabled Students
Available
Services for Physically
Disabled Students
Hearing impaired services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

GRADUATE/PROFESSIONAL SCHOOL EDUCATION

Master's Degrees Offered
Master of Arts
Master's Programs of Study
  • Art History
  • Economic Development
Doctoral Degrees Offered
Not reported
Doctoral Programs of Study
Not reported
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CLASS OF 2022 Profile of Students on COLLEGEdata
Interested in This College
  GPA SAT ACT
UW W M ERW  
Average 3.81 4.22 730 724 32
Low 3.25 3.30 530 580 22
High 4.00 5.00 800 790 36
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