WASHINGTON & JEFFERSON COLLEGE
Washington & Jefferson College promotes the development of the skills, knowledge, personal qualities and worldview that characterize a well-educated person. All classes are taught by master teachers who are caring mentors and advisors, and opportunities abound for internships, study-abroad programs, student activities, athletics and volunteer service. W&J’s pre-law and pre-health programs are internationally known. More than 90 percent of W&J students who apply to law or health-related schools are accepted. More than 85 percent of W&J’s seniors seeking employment find work in their fields or attend graduate school upon graduation.
LAUREL HIGHLANDS PENNSYLVANIA
Spanning over 2,900 square miles of Pennsylvania’s highest mountain tops [3,213 ft.] rolling countryside and sparkling waterways, the Laurel Highlands is located in the southwestern corner of the state about a one hour drive east of Pittsburgh. The region is home to some of Pennsylvania’s most iconic sites, thousands of acres of pristine federal and state parkland and some of the prettiest scenery in America. From Frank Lloyd Wright’s Fallingwater to the Flight 93 National Memorial to the Great Allegheny Passage Rail-Trail and Idlewild & SoakZone – voted the Best Amusement Park for Kids in the World! The Laurel Highlands is one of the Mid-Atlantic’s most scenic and diverse destinations.