Member College Profile
A four-year liberal arts and sciences college in the Sandhills Region of North Carolina, St. Andrews Presbyterian College is known for its innovative interdisciplinary curriculum. Classes emphasize the acquisition and mastery of analytical techniques, communication skills, creative expression, critical thinking, leadership skills and problem-solving strategies. Faculty members work cooperatively as teachers, mentors, and advisors.
The St. Andrews traditional residential campus in Laurinburg offers over 30 majors, with unique degrees in Creative Writing, Equine Business Management, Therapeutic Horsemanship and Forensic Science. The residential option is augmented by a study-abroad program on three continents, an award-winning pipe band, a six-time national champion equestrian team, 16 NCAA Division II athletic teams, a state of the art Electronic Fine Arts Center, multi-media art facilities, and a multi-disciplinary science lab the size of a soccer arena! The 750 resident undergraduates hail from 40 states and eight foreign countries, creating a wonderfully diverse and exciting student body.