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Dartmouth College
Office of the Registrar
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Hanover, NH 03755-3541


Phone: (603) 646-2246
Fax: (603) 646-2247
Email: registrar@Dartmouth.EDU
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A Few Fast Facts About Dartmouth

Academic Year 2017-18

Academic Departments and Programs:

  • 28 academic departments
  • 12 academic programs
  • 68 majors, which includes senior fellowship and the special major
  • 57 major modification possibilities
  • 70 minors
  • Most popular majors for the Class of 2018:
    • Economics
    • Government
    • Computer Science
    • Engineering Sciences
    • History

Courses:

  • 307 new courses approved
  • 228 existing courses updated
  • 60 course cross-lists approved

Assessment:

  • 236 faculty members opted-in to allow Course Assessment Student View
  • 90% of students assessed courses

Classrooms:

  • 71 centrally-reserved classrooms scheduled
  • 53% of courses offered at 10, 10A, and 11 time blocks

Students:

  • 28 A&S veterans who received benefits (21 UG; 7 Grad)*
  • 52 non-Dartmouth study away program participants
  • 35 transfer students
  • 182 students graduated with two majors
  • 1134 students with majors tracked in DartWorks Degree Audit (as of Jan. 2018)
  • 73 Special Community Student Program high school student participants

*An additional 20 non-veteran students receive veteran dependent benefits

 

Modified Majors

The number of students over the last five years who have a modified major are as follows:

Academic Year Count of Modified Majors % of Graduating Students
2012-13 133 12.5%
2013-14 125 11.2%
2014-15 161 14.7%
2015-16 137 12.7%
2016-17 157 14.7%

 

 

Last Updated: 7/18/18