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Maryland’s small colleges saw the future, and it was bleak. Now, they’re selling liberal arts with a twist.

Maryland’s small colleges saw the future, and it was bleak. Now, they’re selling liberal arts with a twist.
Monday 20
9:0 2019

Goucher College has dropped introductory courses for classes such as Disease and Discrimination and Society in the Age of Intelligent Machines. (Goucher College) At Goucher College, students no longer need to take a broad range of introductory classes outside their major to graduate. For non-science majors, Introduction to Biology has been replaced by Disease and Discrimination, a course that crosses disciplines to explore the inequalities in access to health care. Introduction to Philosophy was dropped for Society in the Age of Intelligent Machines. Math has become Integrative Data Analytics. Responding to a growing national debate over the relevance of a ...

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Washington Post : Maryland’s small colleges saw the future, and it was bleak. Now, they’re selling liberal arts with a twist.

Summary: Attempting to adapt, liberal arts schools across the state are taking measures such as adjusting curriculums, adding courses and cutting tuition.

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