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Special Academic Opportunities

The heart of your experience at McDaniel College is found in our academic experience, where our faculty's commitment to your educational and professional success prepares you for life after college.

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The Honors Program at McDaniel College Challenge Yourself

Instituted by the faculty in 1986, the McDaniel Honors Program deepens your liberal arts experience by offering academic enrichment to exceptionally motivated and enthusiastic students. You'll join a community of scholars dedicated to academic rigor while living in an environment conducive to the exchange of ideas. 

A New Challenge Impressive Experiences Integrating Research & Creativity

Biology major Meghan Sadler took a big leap out of her comfort zone when she flew out west to the majestic Bryce Canyon in Utah to perfect her skills as an editor of the student-led national journal of Undergraduate Research and Creative Activity (UReCA). It was a long stride for the rising junior, but one that taught her that ventures into unfamiliar territory really can pay off while boosting her confidence in succeeding outside her area of expertise.