Liberal and Conservative

SRQ Magazine  November 10, 2018
The word “liberal” is central to the identity of New College of Florida, though perhaps not in the way you’d think. Florida law designates New College as “the residential liberal arts honors college of the State of Florida” (see Florida Statutes section 1004.32).
Read Donal O’Shea’s editorial here.


Founded in Sarasota in 1960, New College of Florida is a top-ranked public liberal arts college the state's Honors College of Florida. New College prepares intellectually curious students for lives of great achievement by providing a highly individualized education that integrates academic rigor with career-building experiences. New College offers 45 undergraduate majors in liberal arts and sciences, a master’s degree program in data science, and certificates in technology, finance, and business skills.

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