Best Kept College Secrets

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Category: California

Dominican University of California- San Rafael, California

From America’s Best Kept College Secrets – “Dominican was founded in 1890 by the Dominican Sisters of San Rafael who quickly established a flourishing school and college on the site the university currently occupies.  The college was the first in California to award a B.A. degree to women and remained active and progressive, becoming fully coeducational in 1970.  The heritage…

San Francisco State University – San Francisco, California

From America’s Best Kept College Secrets – “San Francisco State is the most diverse student body anywhere, and the university supports diversity of every kind!  Campus organizations are in the hundreds and many of them are attached to issues of race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, and political causes at every point along the spectrum.  There is a palpable level of…

Stanislaus State University – Turlock, California

From America’s Best Kept College Secrets – “Here’s the best thing about Stan State – it’s a true state university with more than a hundred major and minor programs, including the only undergraduate degree in Cognitive Science in the state, and… the total undergraduate population on campus is under seven thousand students!” Find the full profile of CSU Stanislaus in…

Whittier College, Whittier, California

From America’s Best Kept College Secrets – “Whittier College is a small college with big ambitions.  The curriculum is enormous for a school of its size, and its facilities extensive.  One of the notable distinctions of the college is that it is designated a Hispanic Serving Institution – at least twenty-five percent of enrolled students are Hispanic.  In fact, Whittier…