Academics

We integrate the values of truth, justice, compassion, partnership and community, inherited from our Sinsinawa Dominican founders, into our distinctive liberal arts curriculum. Committed to excellence in teaching and learning, we seek to develop intellect, spirit, imagination, and heart. Our general education program has been designed to help cultivate the knowledge, skills, commitments and habits of mind necessary for helping you create a rewarding life of personal fulfillment, professional achievement and public service. You will be encouraged to examine the connection between learning, beliefs, and action in order to build a more just and compassionate world. 

Majors & Minors

With more than 40 different majors to pick from, you’re sure to find the perfect program to develop your passions and uncover your dreams at Edgewood College. Still figuring it out? That’s okay, too. Either way, we’ll help you write your story.

Accounting
Art^
Art History*
Art Therapy
Biology
Broad Field Natural Science^
Broad Field Social Studies^
Business
Chemistry^
Child Life
Communication Studies
Computer Information Systems^
Criminal Justice
Cytotechnology
Earth Science*
Economics
Education
English^
Environmental Science
Environmental Studies
Ethnic Studies

Film Studies*
French*
Global Studies*
Graphic Design
Health and Society*
History^
International Relations
Journalism and New Media*
Latin American Studies*
Mathematics^
Medical Science
– Radiology, Sonography, Echocardiography, Respiratory Therapy
Music^
Neuroscience
Nursing
Nutrition*
Philosophy*
Photography*
Physics
Political Science

Psychology
Religious Studies
Science Communications
Sociology
Spanish^
Theatre Arts^
Web Design and Development
Women’s and Gender Studies

*Minor only
ˆTeaching Major Available

Pre-Professional Programs
Dentistry
Engineering
Law
Medicine
Pharmacy
Physical Therapy
Social Work
Veterinary Medicine

"I value how my professors are here for me and care about me as a whole person."

Erin Moran '19
Communication Studies, Waunakee, Wisconsin

of undergraduate students say they had at least one professor who made them excited about learning

of new students feel confident their instructors will help them outside of class

of graduating seniors value the quality of teaching and accessibility of the faculty

Travel to One of more than 50 Countries

Explore a new culture for a full semester, summer, or a two-week study abroad or service learning program. Recent Eagles have studied in Australia, Austria, Cambodia, China, Costa Rica, the Czech Republic, el Salvador, England, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Mexico, Morocco, Peru, Scotland, South America, and Spain.

Jenny Kim

“I feel like when I came to Edgewood College it definitely brought to my attention different backgrounds and perspectives and there’s a lot of ideas going around and to be open-minded and understand that people have different ideas, opinions and feelings.”

 

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Jake Zadra '13

“My experience in the Humanities really gave me a well-rounded education that a lot of my peers didn’t have. That helps me with the humanistic side of medicine and is helping me become a better doctor.”

 

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Abby Roach '18

“I am incredibly thankful to have had the opportunity of attending Edgewood College. I am confident that the education I received provided a solid foundation for my nursing career and has shaped me to be a compassionate, holistic, and caring nurse.”

 

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"I like to teach in an environment where I get to know the students"

Fazel Hayati
Associate Professor, School of Business