Join us for an exciting discussion with the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign and Franklin & Marshall College in Lancaster, PA. During this presentation, you will get a deeper dive into the benefits, values and differences between large public research institutions and small private liberal arts and sciences colleges.
Franklin & Marshall:
Founded in 1787, Franklin & Marshall College is a highly selective national liberal arts college that welcomes students from all backgrounds and walks of life. Located in the small and safe city of Lancaster, PA, F&M offers over 60 fields of study from Math and Computer Science, to Economics and Business, Organizations & Society. Within six months of graduation, 99% of our young alumni are employed or pursuing further education. Recent employers for Class of 2019 included: The Aspen Institute, Deloitte, Facebook, Goldman Sachs and others.
University of Illinois Urbana Champaign:
The University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign is a large, public, tier I research institution with 150 majors for undergraduates in 10 academic colleges and communities. Illinois always been leading the way in research and innovation and we offer a variety of majors, but we are most well known for our College of Engineering, Gies College of Business, and our College of Liberal Arts and Sciences. Illinois has 9,700 unique employers that come to campus to recruit students for internships and jobs after graduation. Over 70% of our undergraduates participate in research before graduation and 93% of our graduates are in graduate school or a job within 6 months of graduation.