What can I do with a college education?

Your Bright Future Begins Now

Expand your horizons at UVA Wise.

Broaden your career opportunities, gain hands-on experience, discover a personalized education, and make friends to last a lifetime. As a nationally recognized four-year liberal arts college, UVA Wise will prepare you for a fulfilling career in almost any field.

Take the next step. A better tomorrow is within reach.

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At a glance

  • 97% graduates are currently employed or seeking a higher degree

  • 33 majors and 39 minors

  • 5 pre-professional study tracks

Student Spotlight

Madelyn Lawrence

Madelyn Lawrence

Biochemistry Harrisonburg, VA
“I’m excited about my possible career as a dentist, and I feel that my time at UVA Wise has prepared me really well for my future.”
Professor Cahoon

Learn From Top-Notch Professors

With small class sizes and excellent faculty, professors at UVA Wise are personally invested in your success. Meet Bruce Cahoon, Buchanan Endowed Chair of Biology, and learn how students partner with him to conduct groundbreaking research.

Student Spotlight

Vallen Ellis

Vallen Ellis

Communications Studies Norton, VA
“I felt that the broadness of communication studies could really prepare me for any number of promising careers.”