Arcadia University

Glenside, Pennsylvania, United States
Arcadia University is a private university located in Glenside, Pennsylvania, United States, on the outskirts of Philadelphia. A master's university by Carnegie Classification, the university has a co-educational student population of approximately 4,000 (undergraduate and graduate).

Master's Programmes

Natural Sciences & Mathematics (3)
Applied Sciences & Professions (2)
Arts, Design & Architecture (2)

About

History

Arcadia University was founded in Beaver, Pennsylvania in 1853 as Beaver Female Seminary. By 1872, it had attained collegiate status, under the auspices of the Methodist Episcopal Church, and was named Beaver College. The school admitted men from 1872 to 1907, then limited enrollment to women until 1972.

Services

Library services

Landman Library supports Arcadia's mission by providing a culture of continuous learning, suitable study and work space as well as appropriate services and resources to support life-long learning, scholarship and intellectual contribution.

Glenside, Pennsylvania, United States