All Degrees & Programs
With over 35 majors and minor areas of concentration, Elmira College lays the foundation for a diverse, cross discipline education, encouraging you to both specialize and explore.
Elmira College offers several unique learning experiences to enhance your educational journey.
At Elmira College, you are more than just a number, and our liberal arts curriculum paired with hands-on learning opportunities assures that you are actively involved in your own learning and development from the very start to the very end of your four years here.
From your Academic Writing and First-Year Seminar classes to your Community Engagement and Internship, your time at Elmira College will be filled with unique opportunities designed to satisfy your thirst for knowledge and help you develop interpersonal skills vital to success in any profession.
Incoming first-year EC students take First Year Seminar, a foundational course in the liberal arts and sciences, and have the opportunity to choose a Learning Living Community.
The Academic Writing Program is the first-year writing curriculum and support for incoming students.
The Elmira College Honors Program builds upon our liberal arts commitment through an immersion in the “practical liberal arts,” in which exploration of the liberal arts and sciences is geared toward nurturing civically engaged scholars and professionals.
One of the unique features of Elmira College is our special six-week third term in April and May, which offers students an opportunity to explore new curricular areas as well as travel domestically and abroad.