Quick Contact

Eckerd College
Office of Marketing and Communications
4200 54th Avenue South
St. Petersburg, FL 33711

toll-free: 800-456-9009
fax: 727-864-8423

Send a message

Visit us on Facebook Visit us on Flickr Visit us on LinkedIn Visit us on YouTube Follow us on Twitter

News Center

News & Events

News & Events

Fiske Guide 2014 Recognizes Eckerd's Strengths in Business, Environmental Studies and International Studies

posted on 07/29/2013

Fiske Guide 2014For a fourth year in a row, Eckerd College has been included in the 2014 revised and updated edition of the Fiske Guide to Colleges. This is the third time for Eckerd to be noted in Fiske's Guide for Preprofessionals for its strength in both business and international studies, and the fourth time for its strength in environmental studies.

In addition to touting its waterfront location, Fiske's profile highlights Eckerd's academic proficiencies, benefits of intergenerational learning with Academy of Senior Professionals at Eckerd College (ASPEC) members, the importance of studing abroad, and the wide range of on- and off-campus student life offerings.

Edward Fiske served for 17 years as education editor of the New York Times, where he realized that college-bound students and their families needed better information on which to base their educational choices. He is also the author of the Fiske Guide to Getting into the Right College. The Fiske Guide to Colleges 2014 is a selective, subjective, and systematic look at 300-plus of the best and most interesting colleges and universities in the U.S., Canada, and Great Britain.

Click on the links to learn more about each discipline at Eckerd College:
International Business

Environmental Studies
International Studies

Public Events

Join us for stimulating lectures, films, plays, presentations and varsity sports during the fall, winter and spring.

Real-Time News