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Unformatted text preview: at success. Nelly Lejter, Ph.D. Dean 2011‐2012 School of Graduate and Professional Studies Student Handbook Page 5 New England College and the School of Graduate and Professional Studies New England College is nestled in an area abounding with natural beauty. Located in Henniker, a village of 4,000 residents, NEC is just 90 minutes from Boston and 20 minutes from Concord, the State capital. The Contoocook River runs through the center of the village and alongside the campus. The area is surrounded by scenic hills and mountains. We offer undergraduate, graduate and professional programs leading to the degrees of Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, Master of Arts, Master of Education, Master of Fine Arts, and Master of Science. At New England College, we have over 50 years of success in challenging and supporting students of diverse academic and cultural backgrounds in an atmosphere of mutual concern and respect. Our goal is to ensure that our students thrive as they strive to achieve their full academic, personal and social potential. Mission of New England College New England College is a creative and supportive learning community that challenges individuals to transform themselves and their world. Description of Mission New England College emphasizes experiential learning as an essential component in the development of an enduring academic community. Building upon a strong liberal arts foundation, we challenge our students to reach their full potential through informed discourse and the pursuit of excellence in a framework of academic freedom that reflects the following values: • imaginative, innovative, and creative approaches to all their endeavors; • respect for self in the development of personal, social, physical and intellectual abilities; • caring and collaborative relationships among members of our community; • respect for the varied qualities of individuals, communities, and the world; • an appreciation of beauty and elegance in the search for truth; • inquiry into and the pursuit of social justice; • ethical and responsible citizenship, including service to the community; • the pursuit of ecological sustainability; • continuous learning and a lifetime of personal achievement. Accreditation New England College is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges Inc. (NEASC) through its Commis...
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This note was uploaded on 06/14/2012 for the course INDUSTRIAL 61 taught by Professor Carlosdelgadonieto during the Summer '10 term at American InterContinental University.
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