One of the nation’s top liberal arts colleges, Wittenberg University challenges students to become responsible global citizens, to discover their callings, and to lead personal, professional, and civic lives of creativity, service, compassion, and integrity. Founded in 1845 and affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, Wittenberg offers more than 60 majors, minors and special programs, including accounting, sports management, communication and biology. In addition, 95 percent of students leave Wittenberg with jobs or acceptances to some of the nation’s top graduate programs, including Harvard and Duke. The university's faculty has also won 16 Fulbright Awards in the last 12 years, and the university was ranked in the Top 20 nationally for "Best Classroom Experience" as per Princeton Review's The Best 376 Colleges (2011).
Additionally, Wittenberg offers a winning athletic tradition with 23 varsity teams, a vibrant study-abroad program, collaborative research opportunities, an award-winning faculty, and an active, engaged learning environment that produces leaders across all fields. The university’s many celebrated alumni include the founder of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, Head of the U.S. Olympic Committee, a National Geographic photographer, an internationally known cancer researcher, the former CIA director and the former Lieutenant Governor of Ohio. For more on Wittenberg University, visit www.wittenberg.edu.