Huntingdon College

About HC

Huntingdon College, founded in 1854, is a community of faith, wisdom, and service. Huntingdon serves approximately 800 students in the School of Liberal Arts (the traditional undergraduate program) and in the School of Business and Professional Studies (evening degree completion programs for adults). Huntingdon provides an outstanding liberal arts education in an atmosphere that supports spiritual growth and inquiry.

Vision

Huntingdon College, grounded in the Judeo-Christian tradition of the United Methodist Church, is committed to nurturing growth in faith, wisdom, and service and to graduating individuals prepared to succeed in a rapidly changing world.

Mission

Huntingdon College, a liberal arts college offering an undergraduate education, is committed to a teaching and learning environment that provides its graduates with an educational experience meeting the College’s vision.

Goals

Huntingdon College, to fulfill its mission, is committed to ensuring that each student will:

  • study a core curriculum that develops the student's ability to comprehend new ideas, to examine concepts critically, and to communicate clearly;
  • explore in depth one or more fields of knowledge;
  • be provided an environment conducive to learning, growth, and maturity;
  • be encouraged to develop a sense of vocation by examining career options and postgraduate opportunities;
  • be supported and challenged in spiritual and religious development.
Adopted May 2006
Modified: 2007/06/28 09:38:31.770 GMT-5