Learn more than is known

Opportunities to explore. Support and resources to discover.

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Our Academic Philosophy

Experience the joy of discovery

Bring your genuine curiosity about the world. Bring your thoughts on how things work and how to improve them. Bring your questions, your drive to find answers, your excitement to work alongside others who have the same goal—and your eagerness to hear some different perspectives. At Hopkins, you can transform all of those qualities into the ability to analyze, think more deeply, and find connections between topics. And you’ll find the people, resources, and facilities to make the most of what you’re bringing to the table.

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Majors and Minors

At the intersection of drive and creativity

With 50+ majors and 40+ minors, thousands of different academic paths exist at Hopkins. That all adds up to a world of possibility.

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Student Faculty Ratio

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“Whether it be improv, dance composition, or introduction to digital photography, I think you’ll find that there’s more to Hopkins than you think.”—Charlie N. ’21


of classes have fewer than 20 students

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Imagine the biggest question you can think of. Then answer it here.

Hopkins has more research funding than any other university in the nation.

The resources at Hopkins allow our students and faculty to follow their interests beyond papers and projects to make meaningful contributions across disciplines. From labs to libraries to study abroad, groundbreaking research happens everywhere at Hopkins, and can start as early as your first year.

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Finding the right path

Our academic and faculty advisers work tirelessly to guide our students towards the outcomes they’re seeking. And that’s just the beginning of a vast support network that helps our students think big, accomplish their goals, and build the life they want on and off campus.

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Jonah K.
Class of 2020
“The professors are experts in their fields, and are truly passionate about their subject matter…There is an air of devotion and purpose in the classroom, which, when combined with (in my opinion) truly fascinating subject matter, creates a one-of-a-kind experience.”
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