Meredith College of Raleigh, North Carolina was chartered in 1891. Today Meredith is an independent private women's college—one of the largest in the U.S. Meredith offers a comprehensive education with an emphasis on an innovative liberal arts curriculum. At the undergraduate level, Meredith offers more than 40 programs of study. Each major is grounded in a new general education curriculum that emphasizes interdisciplinary study, experiential learning and global awareness. The Meredith academic experience is enhanced by a series of initiatives that offer a bold vision for the future. The Meredith Technology Initiative provides every full-time undergraduate student with a laptop and enhances the use of technology across the curriculum. The Science and Mathematics Initiative features extensive new facilities and programs. The Undergraduate Research Program encourages student-faculty research in every discipline. The Service Learning and Leadership Initiatives expand our longtime commitment to community service and stewardship.
John E. Weems Graduate School
Meredith also offers numerous opportunities for graduate and professional study and lifelong learning. Through the John E. Weems Graduate School, in Raleigh, North Carolina, Meredith offers coeducational graduate programs in business, music, nutrition and education. The Professional Studies Program provides non-credit continuing education to business and healthcare professionals, teachers, human resource managers and paralegals. The Community Outreach Program features a wide variety of non-credit programs for men, women and children.