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Academics.

Pursue what you truly love and discover your potential.

Academic Opportunity Awaits

With access to 450 courses (more than many small colleges), options for interdisciplinary and experiential learning, and global opportunities across five continents, you can expand your learning exponentially — guided by expert faculty who are committed to helping you succeed in whatever you pursue. 

Departments

Learn about our 16 academic departments, which balance breadth of exposure with in-depth pursuit of your strongest interests.

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Courses

Search our 450+ courses, which include electives in social innovation, accelerated Arabic, art of protest, modern China and more.

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Faculty

Meet Exeter's 200+ faculty members, who teach, coach sports, advise students, mentor clubs and live on campus as dorm advisers.

Meet the Faculty

College Counseling

Our College Counseling Office fosters active, open-minded collaboration to help students and families find the right college fit.

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Academy Library

Take advantage of the largest high school library in the world, with the resources you need to succeed at Exeter and beyond.

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Lamont Gallery

The Lamont Gallery is a dynamic exhibition and teaching space that showcases the work of regional, national and international artists.

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The Exeter Experience

A lot goes into your education at Exeter. Here are some highlights.

Harkness:
How You'll Learn

At Exeter, we teach using the Harkness method, a democratizing revolution in education that's grounded in collaboration and respect.

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Global Opportunities:
Off-Campus Learning

Check out our 40+ off-campus offerings, including experiential and curricular programs located on five continents.

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Find yourself at Exeter

Join a vibrant community where curiosity is encouraged and opportunity abounds.

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