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Academic Enrichment - Experiential Learning

Experiential Learning

Get it first-hand!

Experiential learning at Manchester means learning first-hand and outside the pages of a book. Whatever your major, your classes are hands-on, on-location, real-time.

Rich experiences come in many forms, and whether it's in a class or through in-depth research, working an internship or performing community service, you'll get a better understanding of the subject and your experience will stick with you well beyond graduation and into your career. 

Your “classroom” might be in the Eel River, collecting zebra mussels to monitor water quality; at a local chicken farm, incorporating organizational psychology methods into the operation's business plan; or at the Louvre in Paris, examining some of the world's greatest masterpieces in an art appreciation course.

Experiencing things first-hand at Manchester is like virtual reality, but without the virtual!

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