The University of Mary Washington is a liberal arts college located in Fredericksburg, VA that offers a wide array of educational options including bachelor’s degrees, master’s degrees, teacher licensure and education certificates. There are also several different options for students who wish to pursue a dual degree either at the bachelor’s level or at the master’s level. In addition to standard degrees, UMW also offers students the opportunity to take online courses or participate in adult education programs that allows adult students a bit more flexibility in order to earn a bachelor’s.
Depending upon the chosen program, students will study in one of three professional colleges; the College of Arts and Sciences, The College of Business or The College of Education. Because UMW is a liberal arts college, most students will be taking general requirement courses in The College of Arts and Sciences. Academics at UMW are highly-ranked by many publications and the school prides itself on providing educations that prepare students for successful employment in a global environment.