Read the article in The Guardian, “Shimer College: Worst College in America?”
That’s the title of a recent article about Shimer in The Guardian. Some time ago, a college-ranking journal put Shimer at the top of its Worst Colleges list. But when a reporter came to visit, he found that Shimer may well be the college of the future.
At Shimer, every student has a voice in determining the future of the college.
93% of employers say that a demonstrated capacity to think critically, communicate clearly, and solve complex problems is more important than a candidate’s undergraduate major.
80% of employers say they want colleges and universities to place more emphasis on written and oral communication.
Shimer’s core curriculum does.