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What makes Oberlin College unique?

I'm seriously considering Oberlin for its liberal arts education, but I'm curious about what specific things make Oberlin stand out from other colleges. Does anyone know what their claim to fame is or any particular programs that are stellar?

7 months ago

Oberlin College is particularly known for its Conservatory of Music, which is one of the oldest and most prestigious in the United States. It's also very distinctive for its commitment to social justice and activism; the campus has been a hub for progressive thought for many years. Additionally, Oberlin was the first college in America to adopt a policy to admit African American students and the first to grant bachelor's degrees to women in a coeducational program. They also have a strong experimental College department where students teach courses to peers on unique topics. With these historic precedents and innovative programs, Oberlin stands out among liberal arts colleges.

7 months ago

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