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Why Catholic higher education:

Complete learning environment

Catholic colleges and universities provide a challenging and supportive academic and social environment for the students they enroll. You will be supported by both faculty and staff who genuinely care about you and your future; they recognize that you are not just preparing for life, but living it. For that reason, you will find that the classroom experience and the living experience are intrinsically linked to develop well-rounded graduates.

At many Catholic colleges and universities, the sense of community drives much of the experience. You’ll have opportunities to become involved in service clubs, spiritual retreats, professional and social clubs, and more. Your work in the classroom will prepare you for your work outside of the classroom, and vice versa. The values, knowledge and skills you gain in the process will benefit and be applicable to all areas of your life.

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