Ivy-League Quality at a Christian Liberal Arts Campus

 

#86 US Liberal Arts

Times Higher Education

Private, Christian, Liberal Arts

Safe, welcoming and accepting

Progression to Masters/PhD at Ivies

85% get accepted into their #1 choice: Harvard, Princeton, Yale, Cornell, Caltech, MIT

95% Placement within 6 Months

Google, Disney, Tesla, Ford, Nissan, Stryker, Herman Miller, PwC, Ernst & Young, Dow

Internships and Semester Away

Study in New York, Chicago, Philadelphia, London, or Washington DC for a semester

Scholarships

$3,000 – $10,000 USD per year for need and merit-based aid










#6 Research

#6 in the US for number of published research papers for number of students

#11 Best Choice

Wall Street Journal & THE
Tied with Stanford on WSJ

#13 Accounting

Hope has the 13th highest pass rate for the national CPA exam

#69 Engineering

US News & World Report
Undergraduate where doctorate not offered  

#75 Liberal Arts

Forbes
In liberal arts colleges

#86 Liberal Arts

Times Higher Education
Best liberal arts colleges in the United States

#155 US Colleges

Forbes
Top US Colleges and Universities

#181 Best Colleges

Money Magazine
Ranked from 2,000+ colleges & universities


Undergraduate Majors

Business

Accounting
Accounting – Public Accounting
Economics
Management
– Entrepreneurship
– Finance/Banking
– International Business
– Marketing
– Nonprofit
– Operations
– Technology

Business
Most Hope College business professors have advanced degrees from well-respected schools:
– PhD Harvard University
– PhD Walden University
– PhD Washington University
– JD Valparaiso University of Law

Education

Elementary Education
– English Language Arts
– Integrated Science
– Mathematics
– Social Studies
Education (K-12 Teaching)
– Art
– Dance
– Music
– Physical Education
– Spanish
Secondary Education
Special Education

Engineering

Biochemical Engineering
Biomedical Engineering
– Bioelectrical Emphasis
– Biomechanical Emphasis
Chemical Engineering
Civil Engineering
Computer Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Environmental Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Engineering (No Emphasis)

Engineering
Hope students gain real life experiences and do original research typical of the graduate level.
– Formula 1 race team
– Published research
– Summer research opportunities

Pre Professional

Pre Christian Ministry
Pre Church Work
Pre Diplomatic and Government Service
Pre Journalism
Pre Law
Pre Library and Information Sciences

Sciences and Math

Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Biology
Chemistry/Biochemistry
Mathematics
Physics

Chemistry
Modern equipment found in top graduate schools like Cornell University. Most faculty studied at UC Berkeley – #1 globally.

Liberal Arts

Art and Art History
– Art History
– Studio Art
– Art Education K-12
Communication
Computer Science (Programming)
Dance
– Performance Choreography
– Dance Education K-12
English
– Creative Writing
– Literature
Geology and Environmental Science

Liberal Arts Cont.

Psychology
Professor Dr. David Myers authored the text book Psychology, Exploring Psychology, Social Psychology used at most major colleges and universities.

History
International Studies
Kinesiology
– Athletic Training
– Exercise Science
– Physical Education K-12
Modern and Classical Languages
– Classical Greek
– Classical Latin
– Modern Arabic
– Modern Dutch
– Modern French
– Modern German
– Modern Japanese
– Modern Spanish
Music
– Arts in Music
– Instrumental Music Education
– Jazz Performance
– Music
– Music Performance Instrumental
– Music Performance Vocal
– Vocal Music Education
Nursing
Philosophy
Political Science
Psychology
Religion
Social Work
Sociology – Criminal Justice
Theatre
Women’s and Gender Studies

Campus Facts

Location: Holland, Michigan
Population: 110,000 in Holland + surrounding area

Established: 1866
Type: Private, Christian, Liberal Arts
Setting: Resort town near Lake Michigan
Airport: GRR Grand Rapids, Michigan (30 min. drive)
Nearby: 2.5 hours to Chicago by train
Athletics: NCAA Division III
Programs: Undergraduate

Hello

Enrollment: 3,376
International: 87
Class size: 18 average
Faculty & Staff ratio: 19:1 per student
On-campus housing: Yes
Off-campus housing: Yes
Academic calendar: Semester
Intakes per year: 3 (Fall, Spring, Summer)


Off-Campus Studies

Hope offers opportunities for students to study for one to two semesters in major cities around the globe. These include CPT and OPT opportunities in exciting destinations like New York, Chicago and London.

All Off-Campus Studies are coordinated by Hope College and are well organized and safe.

New York

Art, music, dance, English or theatre – study in the heart of New York City

Philadelphia

Be placed in one of over 800 exciting internship opportunities

Chicago

Intern and take seminars in the 3rd largest US city and global hub

Newberry

Study in Chicago at a privately-owned library with rare and impressive resources

London

Study or intern in one of the major financial and business hubs of the world

Netherlands

Study business or have an internship in a growing EU economy

Oak Ridge, TN

Do research with scientists at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee

Washington DC

Intern, prepare research and interview politicians in two six-week periods


Admissions Requirements

Grades
3.2 GPA
English
79 iBT TOEFL with 18+ sub-scores or
6.5 IELTS with 6.0+ sub-scores or
58 PTE with 53+ sub-scores
Test
SAT/ACT not required but recommended
Other
650 word essay as part of the Common Application
Fee
$25 application fee through Common Application
$300 deposit

Cost of Attendance

$32,490  Tuition (2 semesters)
$   4,590  Room (shared room for 9 months)
$   5,410 Meals (3 meals per day, 7 days a week)
$      290 Activity & support
$42,780 Total Cost Per Year

Scholarships

$3,000 – $10,000 per year
Merit and need-based aid is available for those who qualify. Scholarships range from $3,000 to $10,000 and are renewable each year.


Housing Options




Rates (annual rates)

Undergraduate
$4,590 total for 9 months. Double (2 people per room).

Location
On campus
3-5 minute walk to class
3-5 minute walk to dining
24/7 security
Wi-fi
Choose your roommate