“I have grown so much in my confidence…Even if you don’t see the potential in yourself, others can see it in you at Mitchell.”
Zach Marmo ’17, Environmental Studies
Teams of energetic and creative people—faculty, advisors, learning specialists, coaches, and student mentors—work to help you unleash your academic and leadership potential. Beginning with a First Year Experience designed to bring forward your talents, you learn seven essential abilities. Building transferable skills by actually applying them in class and in real-world professional experiences, you are not only ready for your first job; you are equipped to be promoted.
Information and Communication Technology Literacy (ICT Literacy)
Analysis and Problem Solving
Values, Ethics & Social Responsibility
I tell people who are looking at Mitchell that no matter what your skills or talents, there is a place here for you and you can use those skills and talents to become a better version of yourself and succeed.
"Fit” is the modern buzzword of the college search process. And frankly, rightly so. As you consider your college experience, we encourage you to look for a place that feels right. It’s also a good idea to make a list of the qualities and characteristics that make a college and you a winning combination.
If you are looking for a college that:
Gets to know and understand each student as a uniquely talented individual
Identifies potential and encourages students in very intentional ways
Fosters growth in each student, giving them a foundation for life and career success
Is small enough to deliver on the promise of a personalized experience
Goes beyond “career services” and offers a progressive 4-year career development model, partnering with local businesses and nonprofits for professional experience
Promotes an inclusive culture that encourages students to experiment in new clubs and activities
Is nationally recognized for its academic support systems, from professional content tutors (not students) to proven comprehensive support for students with learning differences
Connects students to service opportunities that impact their world
Is in a location that offers access to New England’s natural places and some of America’s greatest cities