President: Dr. Seamus Carey
Enrollment: 966 (all undergraduates)
Student-faculty ratio: 11 to 1
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Transylvania is a distinguished liberal arts college that is consistently ranked and praised in the leading national college guides.
Transylvania offers 39 majors plus the option of designing an individual major. Students gain a strong grounding in liberal education, however the University also emphasizes career planning. A major in any discipline allows entry to a wide variety of opportunities after graduation, ranging from graduate or professional school to specialized positions.
Small classes and close student-faculty relationships are among Transylvania’s greatest assets. Although many faculty members are recognized for their research and writing, their primary concerns are teaching and advising.