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about brevard college

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our mission: experiential education

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brevard college is an experiential, liberal arts college located in the mountains of western north carolina, near asheville. the united methodist college has roots in three regional schools, dating back to 1853, that merged at the current campus location in the town of brevard in 1933.

today, brevard college is known for its mission that is rooted in experiential teaching and learning. the 120-acre campus—located in a small, mountain town—offers a safe and comfortable learning environment for over 750 students.

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brevard college does not discriminate in admissions, educational programs, or employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, disability, or veteran’s status and prohibits such discrimination by its students, faculty, and staff. students, faculty, and staff are assured of participation in college programs and in use of facilities without such discrimination. the college also complies with all applicable federal and north carolina statutes and regulations prohibiting unlawful discrimination. all members of the student body, faculty, and staff are expected to assist in making this policy valid in fact.

brevard successfully completes the fall semester

in the midst of a global pandemic creating unprecedented challenges for higher education, brevard college successfully completed its fall 2020 semester and is now looking ahead to the 2021 spring semester. “this fall, we were presented with an unprecedented challenge to provide in-person, experiential education to our students while keeping health and safety of our…

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students to benefit from collaborative learning

students attending brevard college will be the beneficiaries of a new, comprehensive focus on collaborative learning as an improvement upon the college’s robust commitment to experiential education.  the focus of collaborative learning is the mainstay of the college’s quality enhancement plan (qep) that is currently underway as part of its accreditation with the southern association…

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voice students shine at nc-nats auditions

six brevard college voice students participated in the fall musical theater auditions sponsored by the north carolina chapter of the national association of teachers of singing this fall. results were announced on friday, november, 13, and four of six participants either advanced to the regional competition or placed in their categories. senior k’nique eichelberger, a…

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psychology students gain skills to help others

brevard college psychology students are turning valuable, practical skills into action to improve the mental well-being for their fellow students and community members during these unprecedented and potentially stressful times. on wednesday, november 18, the brevard college chapter of the international psychology honors society psi chi will host a special self-care event from 7:15 – 9 p.m.…

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