Youth & Education
The Columbia University-affiliated college provides a world-class liberal arts education to future female leaders, innovators, and changemakers.
Pitzer College was established in 1963 as the sixth institution of the Claremont Colleges, a consortium of seven prestigious private colleges located in Southern California. A liberal arts institution for women with a focus on the social and behavioral sciences, the college welcomed 153 students in its inaugural academic year. Today, Pitzer's coeducational population is made up of more than 1,000 students, and it offers bachelor of arts degrees in more than 40 fields. Further, the college is home to the first secular studies program in the United States. Through its impressive academic offerings and vibrant on-campus culture, the college produces hardworking students who develop into well-rounded, socially responsible changemakers.
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