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Phillips Exeter Academy

  • Exeter, NH



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    323 students
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College Admissions Highlights:

Between 2021-23, ten or more students matriculated into each of Boston University, Bowdoin, Brown, University of Chicago, Columbia, Cornell, George Washington, Georgetown, Harvard, MIT, NYU, Northeastern, Penn, Princeton, Tufts, UC Berkeley, USC, Wesleyan, and Yale. Over 10 students were admitted into UC Berkeley, NYU, Northwestern, USC, and Stanford. 99% of graduates attend four-year institutions.

Academic Highlights:

  • 21 Class of 2024 members were National Merit Semifinalists and 76 qualified as National Merit Commended Scholars.
  • 67% of staff members have a master’s degree and 26% hold a doctorate.
  • The average class size is 12 students.
  • The student/teacher ratio is 6:1.
  • 450+ courses are offered, with 60% available at the college level.

Unique Attributes:

You can find the Harkness method of instruction being practiced in every single discipline and subject at Exeter. Moreover, Exeter’s Global Initiatives Program gives students the opportunity to study abroad in England, Italy, Japan, Germany, Spain, or The Bahamas.

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