• Academics

    From lectures and lab research to our 11:1 student-to-faculty ratio to class sizes averaging 17 students, Hendrix cultivates the skills, habits of mind, and qualities of individual character that the globally connected, innovation-driven 21st century economy requires …that America and the world will need even more acutely in the years and decades ahead.

  • First-Year Academic Experience

    The Collegiate Center is the general education curriculum at Hendrix and begins in the first year with The Engaged Citizen (TEC) and Explorations: Liberal Arts for Life.

  • Academic Advising

    Academic advising ensures Hendrix students succeed academically. Each Hendrix student has a faculty advisor who serves as a central academic resource and mentor to the student. All Hendrix academic advisors are full-time faculty members.

    Academic advisors help students understand the academic curriculum, degree requirements, and academic policies and procedures. Advisors assist students in the selection of an academic major consistent with their interests and abilities. They also help connect students with the opportunities, assistance and resources, and they encourage students to engage in academic and community life at Hendrix.

  • Academic Programs

    Hendrix offers 32 majors and 35 minors along with interdisciplinary degrees and 15 pre-professional programs.

    Majors & Minors

    Pre-Professional Programs

    Hendrix provides a combination of pre-professional programs and specialized advising to assist students in planning a pathway to these careers.

    Engineering 3/2 Program
    Foreign Service

    Health Related Fields:

    Law
    Ministry

    Social Work

    Teaching

    Interdisciplinary Studies

    Hendrix students can design their own degree — connecting courses and working independently with faculty from across campus. Interdisciplinary Studies majors help Hendrix students follow their own path built on a foundation of broad liberal arts education and faculty support

    Below is a list of sample Interdisciplinary Studies majors.

  • Hendrix-Murphy Programs

    The Hendrix-Murphy Foundation Programs in Literature and Language enrich the study of literature and language at Hendrix. They bring acclaimed writers, poets, translators, literary critics, editors, playwrights, literary scholars, and theatre directors to campus to give public lectures and readings, teach classes, direct student plays, and mentor student writers.