Founded in 1947, Stevenson University is the third largest independent university in Maryland. Stevenson offers bachelor’s, master’s, and adult accelerated degree programs with diverse classes that can be completed in the classroom or online. The university’s unique approaches and programs have helped its graduates succeed in the real world. Despite the country’s recent recession, 95% of its graduates found work or began graduate studies within six months of graduating from Stevenson.
The university is expanding; it recently added a second campus and new programs such as new bachelor’s programs in criminal justice and fashion merchandising, the Brown School of Business and Leadership, and the first middle school teacher preparation program in Maryland. At the same time, Stevenson offers small classes, with a 13:1 student-to-faculty ratio.
The university also offers its students different resources and support services to help its students succeed academically and personally. There is also an honors program which allows exceptional students to participate in interdisciplinary seminars and unique learning opportunities. Stevenson’s internship program is also very well known.
Other experiences include the study abroad program, which allows students to study in exotic locations, a service learning programs that allows students to do volunteer work, and the campus based research program, in which students work with faculty members on research projects.