Majors & Minors: Choose Your Field of Study

Students who learn to confront the complex issues of today's world become the leaders who solve everyday problems in whatever path they choose in life.

Student-Faculty Collaboration at F&M

The Franklin & Marshall curriculum provides a framework for our students’ intellectual development over their four years at F&M, and helps them become the creative, responsible and ambitious participants in learning who will be exceptionally prepared to live and work beyond their years in college. 

Fields of Study offered at Franklin & Marshall College:


Academic Distinctiveness

Exceptional Faculty-Student Collaboration

At Franklin & Marshall College, we believe that undergraduate research, with careful mentoring of a faculty supervisor, can be one of a student's most meaningful and significant experiences at F&M, and it shouldn't be a "rare" experience for just a few hand-picked students.

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Academic Resources

The Pulse of  Academics at F&M

Story 11/10/2017

My Critical Language Scholarship Experience: Ngoun Lay

F&M junior Ngoun Lay spent last summer in Changchun, a provincial capital in northeastern China, where the experience offered him insights into his American identity as well as Chinese viewpoints of...

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Story 11/8/2017

Donald Trump and the Ghost of Richard Nixon

On Nov. 15, Franklin & Marshall College hosts Luke Nichter, professor of history at Texas A&M University – Central Texas, a leading authority on Nixon’s White House tapes, the Oval Office recordings...

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Story 11/3/2017

Reflections on the Russian Revolution 100 Years Later

In reflections on the Soviet era, Franklin & Marshall College features the staged readings, in English, of selected poems by three remarkable Russian poets who are considered to have set the tone for...

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November 21
event 11/21/2017

BOS & PSY Panel Class Discussion

Life Science 142 Bonchek Lecture Hall

Using personality assessments in business settings: Best practices and potential pitfalls  --...

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November 29
event 11/29/2017

Work/Life Balance Wednesday: Freezer Meals and Slow Cookers...

Faculty Center

Burning the candle at both ends?  Not enough hours in the day?  Insert any one of the dozens of...

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December 02
event 12/2/2017

Movie Music Concert

Barshinger Concert Hall

F&M Symphonic Wind Ensemble and Orchestra Music for Movies, Video Games & December Music of Susie...

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