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Academics

Education is transformation.
Studying at Gordon is about preparing to lead your life well. A challenging education within a framework of faith offers students the freedom to curiously and courageously wrestle with tough questions, entertain new ideas, seek truth and take action.

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combinations of honors, scholars, fellows and leadership programs

Tailor your educational experience by designing your own major, pursuing advanced study or apprenticing with a staff member.

HONORS PROGRAMS

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a deeply personal
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A Gordon education builds strong connections, which begins with small class sizes. Expert faculty are devoted teachers and invested mentors, who share wisdom in and out of the classroom, inspiring and encouraging students.

FACULTY

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Across all disciplines, faculty team up with students to tackle cutting-edge research, a vital part of academic life at Gordon. Research ➔

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global opportunities on six continents

Immersive experiences like internships, practicums, seminars and semester-long programs sharpen global perspectives and bring learning to life.
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Centers & Institutes
The many centers and institutes housed at Gordon show the dynamic nature of our academic programs and their emphasis on global responsibility and action. These organizations serve those directly involved, and provide the whole campus with world-renowned speakers, events and celebrations, urban renewal and informative trips across the globe. Explore ➔

SUMMER OPPORTUNITIES

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A season well spent. The learning doesn’t need to stop when spring semester concludes. Gordon offers many ways for students to continue earning credits (at a discount!), gain valuable internship experience and serve in the U.S. and around the world during the summer months. Explore Summer Term classes, overseas internship opportunities through the Gordon Global Internships program, and everything that’s available during a Gordon Summer.