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SPONSORED CONTENT SECTION
* BRIDGEWATER COLLEGE
* NORTH CROSS SCHOOL
* RADFORD UNIVERSITY
* ROANOKE CITY PUBLIC SCHOOLS
* ROANOKE VALLEY CHRISTIAN SCHOOLS
Bridgewater College is an independent, private liberal arts college
founded in 1880 and was the first private coeducational college in
Virginia. Located only two hours southwest of the Washington, D.C.
metro area, Bridgewater has a total enrollment of nearly 1,900 students and offers bachelor of arts and bachelor of science degrees
in more than 60 majors and minors, along with pre-professional
programs such as medicine and law, dual degree programs and
NORTH CROSS SCHOOL
North Cross School offers a rigorous academic curriculum, competitive with the best college-preparatory schools in the Commonwealth of Virginia. While we explicitly recognize the importance of
intellectual development and academic achievement, we also strive
to promote personal integrity, empathy, and responsibility to self
and community. Through this, our graduates will act as leaders
in the local and global communities, persons of intellectual and
moral courage, and scholars in the service of others.
Ask any of our faculty what they love about North Cross, and
often they'll respond that they not only enjoy what they do and the
freedom with which they teach, but they also respect and admire
the students with whom they work.
North Cross School's curriculum is designed to challenge and
inspire students and our faculty provide the instruction and support to fulfill this goal, noticing the fact that different students
require different tools to help them succeed. Our modified Montessori approach in the Early Childhood Program shapes curious
minds into capable learners. Students are prepared and challenged
throughout their career at the school. When they reach the Upper
School, the academic environment most closely resemble those of
a fine liberal arts college: introductory, honors, and 16 Advanced
Placement courses are available in English, math, the sciences, history, the arts, and world and classic languages - Spanish, French,
The need for accountants and auditors is on the rise.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, demand for those
positions will increase 11 percent and it is forecasted that at least
142,000 new jobs in accounting will be created by 2024.
Take the challenge
College is a time to raise the
bar for yourself.
Consider all the ways you could grow. Think about
what you could accomplish. Surrounded by faculty, peers,
advisors and experiences that bring out the best in you.
Ask questions. Stretch beyond what you thought possible.
Achieve excellence. It's all here, waiting for you. Start your
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Office of Admissions
Bridgewater, VA 22812
540-828-5375 | 800-759-8328