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  • 3/3 Baccalaureate/Juris Doctorate Program | Whittier College
    Academic Administration VP for Academic Affairs Registrar s Office Institutional Research Assessment Academic Requirements Policies Procedures You are here Home Academics 3 3 Baccalaureate Juris Doctorate Program 3 3 Baccalaureate Juris Doctorate Program On 3 May 2013 By admin 0 Comments Whittier College s 3 3 Baccalaureate Juris Doctorate Program 3 3 Law Program identifies prospective and current students who based upon their performance as undergraduates at Whittier are eligible for early admission into Whittier Law School which is nationally recognized for its innovative Experience the Law curriculum which gives students practical skills training from the first year of law school A bachelors degree will be awarded upon the satisfactory completion of thirty 30 transferable units of work at Whittier Law School Students of all majors may enter into the 3 3 Law Program at any time when they first enroll at Whittier and are encouraged to take courses in the following fields to prepare for law school Business Administration Economics English History Philosophy Political Science Psychology Sociology Program Requirements Whittier Law School Admission Eligibility Prior to entering the law school students must Complete all the requirements of his her undergraduate major Students considering the 3 3 program should consult with their major advisor to see if this is feasible Complete all Liberal Education requirements Complete ninety total units at the undergraduate level Maintain a GPA of 3 00 Students fulfilling the above requirements and scoring among the top 50 of those who take the LSAT are eligible to apply for admission to Whittier Law School A student may take the LSAT at any time during the undergraduate years After being admitted to Whittier Law School a student must successfully complete thirty transferable units of work during his her first year of law school in order to complete his her

    Original URL path: http://www.whittier.edu/academics/3-3lawprogram (2016-01-26)
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  • Latino Studies | Whittier College
    Athletics Alumni Get Involved Our Alumni Poet Awards Benefits Services Connect Whittier Weekend Information For Students Alumni Parents Families Friends Neighbors Faculty Staff Information for Students Alumni Parents Families Friends Neighbors Faculty Staff Apply Visit Search form Search Calendar Directory Campus Life Admission About Academics News Events Athletics Giving Alumni Latino Studies Homepage Slider Latino Studies Prev Next In This Section Latino Studies Mobile About Faculty Research Fieldwork Internships Fellowships Study Abroad Support You are here Home Academics Latino Studies Latino Studies On 24 Apr 2013 By Anonymous not verified 0 Comments The primary goal of the Latino Studies minor is to teach undergraduate students about Latino a experiences cultures and contributions to the United States Latinos and Latino cultures have to be studied with an eye towards the contributions of these immigrant groups in the United States and with reference to the development of multiculturalism and globalization Although Latinos continue to come from every country in Latin America their predecessors have produced a history in the United States and contributed to its development as a nation through their work cultural perspectives and literary and artistic production spanning more than four centuries As such the minor also emphasizes an understanding

    Original URL path: http://www.whittier.edu/academics/latino (2016-01-26)
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  • Mathematics | Whittier College
    Fibonacci numbers meet math alumna Angelica Gonzalez 12 Read more Prev Next In This Section Mathematics Mobile About Majors Minors Mathematics Major Minor Mathematics with Teaching Credential Major 3 2 Engineering Math Major Mathematics Business Major Scientific Computing Minor Preview of Courses Honor Society Clubs Organizations Facilities Resources Links Faculty AP Credit Math Placement Research Fieldwork Internships Fellowships Study Abroad After Whittier Support You are here Home Academics Mathematics Mathematics On 26 Apr 2013 By Anonymous not verified 0 Comments Contrary to popular misconceptions studying mathematics in college is not at all like the mathematics you saw in high school It is a dynamic field that is continually evolving and from which new applications are constantly being discovered Mathematics is found everywhere from serious places like the National Security Agency and on Wall Street to more fun interpretations such as Sudoku music and art The Mathematics Department currently offers majors in Mathematics and Mathematics with Teaching Credential Emphasis and participates in the interdisciplinary major programs for Mathematics Business and 3 2 Engineering Also offered are minors in Mathematics and Scientific Computing Our students enjoy small class sizes and a devoted faculty who share both their knowledge and passion for the subject and who make themselves available to students Whatever your interest in mathematics we hope to mentor you along your mathematical journey Contact Department of Mathematics Wardman Hall 209 562 464 4513 Mathematics About Faculty AP Credit Math Placement Research Fieldwork Internships Fellowships Study Abroad After Whittier Support DEPARTMENTS PROGRAMS Anthropology Art Art History Biology Business Administration Chemistry Economics Education Child Development 3 2 Engineering Program English Language Literature Environmental Sciences Environmental Studies Film Studies French Cultural Studies Gender Studies Global Cultural Studies History Kinesiology Nutrition Science 3 3 Law Program Latino Studies Mathematics Modern Languages Literatures Music Philosophy Physics

    Original URL path: http://www.whittier.edu/academics/math (2016-01-26)
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  • Modern Languages & Literatures | Whittier College
    Practice A Q A with English and French alumna Apollonia Galvan 12 Read more Prev Next In This Section Modern Languages Literatures Mobile About Faculty Language Placement Research Fieldwork Internships Fellowships Study Abroad After Whittier Support You are here Home Academics Modern Languages Literatures Modern Languages Literatures On 23 Apr 2013 By admin 0 Comments In an ever changing global landscape it is the goal of the Department of Modern Languages Literatures to ensure that our students have the needed skills to communicate with the world We are proud to offer majors in Chinese French and Spanish and beginning courses in Japanese Faculty members in the department are diverse in background travels interests and experiences We are committed to research teaching and service and count significant publications and teaching awards among us We encourage our students to travel the world to perfect their language skills This becomes the foundation students use to explore the world and develop a sense of cultural awareness and global citizenship skills our students will carry with them the rest of their lives Our majors graduate with a wide variety of opportunities before them Alumni have gone on to teach at all levels of academia and enjoy careers in leading corporations non profits in the law and medical fields the government military and in a multitude of other arenas Indeed what denotes our success is the community of current and former students who have flourished using skills we helped them develop during their studies at Whittier College Contact DEPARTMENT OF MODERN LANGUAGES LITERATURES Deihl Hall 562 907 4249 562 464 4507 fax Modern Languages Literatures About Faculty Language Placement Research Fieldwork Internships Fellowships Study Abroad After Whittier Support DEPARTMENTS PROGRAMS Anthropology Art Art History Biology Business Administration Chemistry Economics Education Child Development 3 2 Engineering Program

    Original URL path: http://www.whittier.edu/academics/modern (2016-01-26)
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  • Music | Whittier College
    more Prev Next In This Section Music Mobile About Faculty Festivals Events Competitions Internships Fellowships Study Abroad After Whittier Support You are here Home Academics Music Music On 24 Apr 2013 By Anonymous not verified 0 Comments The Department of Music provides a challenging yet supportive environment to students of wide ranging experiences and accomplishments for the purpose of guiding and preparing them for a lifetime of musical exploration ranging from casual but informed listening to intense graduate study and musical career paths Our faculty are not only excellent teachers but also have successful careers in the music industry Sitting on their shelves are awards that include NEA grants teaching excellence awards Grand Prix du Disque along with U S and Latin Grammys Their performances and original compositions can be heard on numerous albums and DVDs and they have performed in prestigious concert halls around the world with the some of the greatest artists in their field The Department also employs an accomplished group of Artists in Residence who provide our students with private instrument and voice instruction We are committed to providing the intellectual tools and experiences necessary to be successful in the 21st century Central to this success is our close collaboration with our students and our ability to draw upon our many colleagues in the field to offer internship and work related opportunities We hope you enjoying learning more about the exciting activities that are taking place in the Department of Music Contact Christina Wu Peasley Center for Music 562 907 4237 562 464 4592 fax Music About Faculty Festivals Events Competitions Internships Fellowships Study Abroad After Whittier Support DEPARTMENTS PROGRAMS Anthropology Art Art History Biology Business Administration Chemistry Economics Education Child Development 3 2 Engineering Program English Language Literature Environmental Sciences Environmental Studies Film Studies French

    Original URL path: http://www.whittier.edu/academics/music (2016-01-26)
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  • Philosophy | Whittier College
    Homepage Slider Faculty Master Professor Paul Kjellberg explores real world applications of the liberal arts Read more Living in the Moment Buddhist temple retreat offers escape from hassles of everyday life Read more A Look Inside From History of Social Thought to Development of Buddhist Philosophical Thought a preview of our philosophy courses Learn more Far from the ordinary of home Classical Greece and Rome philosophy course takes students abroad Read more Prev Next In This Section Philosophy Mobile About Faculty Research Fieldwork Internships Fellowships Study Abroad After Whittier Support You are here Home Academics Philosophy Philosophy On 23 Apr 2013 By Anonymous not verified 0 Comments The Department of Philosophy at Whittier College aims to inspire and encourage worthwhile living Whether you join our community as a traditional major a major in applied philosophy or as a minor you are welcome to discover with us how diverse approaches to philosophy each show you how to begin to ask questions alongside the disciplined thinkers of our age as well as those from centuries and even two millennia ago and across continents Contact DEPARTMENT OF PHILOSOPHY Wardman Hall 562 907 4243 562 698 4996 fax Philosophy About Faculty Research Fieldwork Internships Fellowships Study Abroad After Whittier Support DEPARTMENTS PROGRAMS Anthropology Art Art History Biology Business Administration Chemistry Economics Education Child Development 3 2 Engineering Program English Language Literature Environmental Sciences Environmental Studies Film Studies French Cultural Studies Gender Studies Global Cultural Studies History Kinesiology Nutrition Science 3 3 Law Program Latino Studies Mathematics Modern Languages Literatures Music Philosophy Physics and Astronomy Political Science Psychology Religious Studies Social Work Sociology Theatre Communication Arts Whittier Scholars Program Department News Monday January 11 2016 Faculty Members Lead Travel Courses During JanTerm The study abroad experience has long been a hallmark of the liberal arts

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  • Physics & Astronomy | Whittier College
    in Joshua Tree National Park Read more Alumni Spotlight A Q A with physics alumnus Dipesh Bhattari 05 process development engineer at Cree Inc Read more Prev Next In This Section Physics Mobile About Majors Minors Preview of Courses Honor Society Clubs Organizations Facilities Resources Links Faculty Research Fieldwork Internships Fellowships After Whittier Support You are here Home Academics Physics Astronomy Physics Astronomy On 26 Apr 2013 By Anonymous not verified 0 Comments Physicists seek to understand nature at its most profound level From the behavior of quarks that are the constituents of protons and neutrons to superclusters of galaxies physicists investigate nature s inner workings and in doing so discover practical applications to bring about spectacular technologies The Department of Physics and Astronomy gives students a rigorous physics education in a small intimate setting Majors enjoy introductory courses taught in an activity based format where they learn by doing and take part in exciting undergraduate research with faculty who specialize in nanoscale materials science quasar astrophysics and computational physics Physics students take an active role in research and have published papers and presented results at major conferences Many alumni of the department go on to graduate school while others go on to positions in teaching or industry One of our recent graduates was part of the team on the recent Phoenix mission to Mars Contact DEPARTMENT OF PHYSICS ASTRONOMY Upper Village 562 464 4513 Physics Astronomy About Faculty Research Fieldwork Internships Fellowships After Whittier Support DEPARTMENTS PROGRAMS Anthropology Art Art History Biology Business Administration Chemistry Economics Education Child Development 3 2 Engineering Program English Language Literature Environmental Sciences Environmental Studies Film Studies French Cultural Studies Gender Studies Global Cultural Studies History Kinesiology Nutrition Science 3 3 Law Program Latino Studies Mathematics Modern Languages Literatures Music Philosophy Physics and Astronomy

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  • Political Science | Whittier College
    Giving Alumni Political Science Homepage Slider Reality in Simulation Military training center provides backdrop for warfare class Read more Meet Our Alumni Whittier s political science graduates have entered careers in government politics law teaching and related areas Learn more A Moment That Would Mark History Nixon Fellows Daniel Jacob Kulick 13 and Carlee Shults 14 visit the nation s capitol for the inauguration of Barack Obama Read more Prev Next In This Section Political Science Mobile About Majors Minors Preview of Courses Honor Society Clubs Organizations Faculty Research Fieldwork Internships Fellowships Study Abroad After Whittier Support You are here Home Academics Political Science Political Science On 26 Apr 2013 By Anonymous not verified 0 Comments Plato once suggested that the wise who refuse to participate in the affairs of government are punished by having to live under the rule of fools The Department of Political Science at Whittier College hopes to develop wisdom in its own majors and all students so that they may be effective participants in the political world whether as practitioners of politics or as citizens in their community Contact DEPARTMENT OF POLITICAL SCIENCE Platner Hall 562 907 4290 562 464 4517 fax Political Science About Faculty Research Fieldwork Internships Fellowships Study Abroad After Whittier Support DEPARTMENTS PROGRAMS Anthropology Art Art History Biology Business Administration Chemistry Economics Education Child Development 3 2 Engineering Program English Language Literature Environmental Sciences Environmental Studies Film Studies French Cultural Studies Gender Studies Global Cultural Studies History Kinesiology Nutrition Science 3 3 Law Program Latino Studies Mathematics Modern Languages Literatures Music Philosophy Physics and Astronomy Political Science Psychology Religious Studies Social Work Sociology Theatre Communication Arts Whittier Scholars Program Department News Monday January 18 2016 Expert in Emerging Democracies Returns to Campus to Teach Fellow Poets Alumnus Jose Garzon 77 is

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