|Religious affiliation:||African Methodist Episcopal|
|Institution Type:||Private not-for-profit|
|Campus Setting:||Southeast Large City|
|Highest Degree Offered:||Bachelor's degree|
|Historically Black College or University:||HBCU|
|Level of Institution:||Four or more years|
I. Edward Waters College Mission
Edward Waters College was established in 1866 to educate the descendants of African Americans, newly emancipated from slavery. Today, its enrollment continues to be substantially African-American students from the Southeast and Northeast regions of the United States, while also welcoming students from all racial and ethical groups within the United States and from around the world.
The college is an accredited, private, four-year, liberal arts, coeducational, residential institution, committed to Christian principles which emphasize high moral and spiritual values, as a result of its close affiliation with, and support from, the African Methodist Episcopal Church. It offers baccalaureate degrees in the arts and sciences and other career-based professional fields.
The College enrolls students with a wide range of educational foundations, and it seeks to develop in each of its students the high levels of competence in basic social, thinking, listening, speaking, reading, writing, mathematical,
I did enjoy my time at EWC although it was an inner city institution. I was apart of the Biology club, Women's basketball, volleyball and track teams. The school is very close knitted and everyone tends to support each other.Read More