National Geographic : 1942 May
The National Geographic Directory of Colleges, Schools and Camps Boys' Schools TILTON JUNIOR COLLEGE AND PREPARATORY SCHOOL. Liberal Arts, Business Administration, Pre-Scientific Courses. Accredited. Aptitude tests. Superb facilities for skiing, skating. 4-year prep. 97th year. Catalogs. Dr. James D. Coons, Pres., Tilton, N. H. TODD SCHOOL AND CAMP FOR BOYS 6 to 20. 93rd year. Accredited, Vitalized individual College Preparation. Study help. De fense courses. Radio Broadcasting. Drama. Shop. Swimming. Riding. Hour to Chicago. Catalog. Roger Hill, Prin., Box G, Woodstock, Illinois. "Atthe Nation's Shrine" VALLEY FORGE In present emergency your boy trained for responsible leadership. College Prep. & Jr. Coll. Modern fireproof bldgs.500 graduates nowof ficers in U.S. service. Small individualized classes, All sports. Motorized Field Ar tillery Infantry, Cavalry, Sr. ROTC, Band. Highest Govt. rating. Catalog. Box M, Wayne, Pa. Military Academy WESTERN MILITARY ACADEMY DISTINGUISHED for the excellence of its academic training. Highest standard in modern military training. R .O.T .C . Fireproof barracks. Sports for all. Horsemanship. Ages 11-19. 64th year. Catalog. Col. R. L . Jackson, Pres., Box N-5, Alton, ill. Girls' Schools ASHLEY HALL ACCREDITED college preparatory and general courses in atmosphere of historic Southern culture. Music, dramatics, home economics, art. Mild cli mate, year round outdoor sports; riding, pool. Lower school. Write for catalog. Mary Vardrine McBee, L. H. D., Principal, Box N, Charleston, S. C . EDGEWOOD PARK COLLEGE prepar atory, advanced courses in liberal and fine arts, secretarial science, medical asst., home ec., dramatics, journalism, pho tography. Costume design, interior decoration, merchandising, kindergarten. All sports-riding. Box N, Briarcliff Manor, N. Y. FAIRFAX HALL STANDARDaccredited RFA HLL work. 2 years college. 4 years high school. Secretarial, Fine Arts. Safe, healthful location in Shenandoah Valley. Spacious grounds. Happy social life. All sports. Private stable. Indoor, outdoor pools. Wm. B. Gates, Pres., Box 5-N, Park Station, Waynesboro, Va. GREENBRIER COLLEGE Fo young Junior College and Preparatory. Founded 1812. In the Alleghenies. Art, Music, Dramatic Art, Secre tarial. Recreational and Social Activities. Modern fireproof dormitory. Address French W. Thomp son, Pres., Dept. N, Lewisburg, W. Va. HILLCREST MORE than a quarter-century successful experience with Junior girls, 6 to 14. Accredited preparation for High School or Academy. Charming home life. Music, Dancing Dramatics. Sports. Convenient to Chi cago. Catalog. Sarah M. Davison, Box 4-N, Beaver Dam, Wis. HOUSE IN THE PINES SCHOOLS CORNISH School: college prep. and general courses. Junior College: 2-year courses, academic, secreta rial,medical secretarial,equitation,art,music,house hold arts. Write for either catalogue. Gertrude Cornish Milliken, 120 Pine St., Norton, Mass. KINGSWOOD-CRANBROOK GRADES 7-12, post-graduate. College preparatory and general courses. 50 acres on lake near Detroit. Unusual opportunities in arts, handicrafts, scien ces. Music, dramatics, sports. Secretary, 156 Cranbrook Road, Bloomfield Hills, Mich. THE KNOX SCHOOL HEALTHFUL country loca tion on Otsego Lake. College preparatory; 2-yr. ac credited postgraduate courses; training for secre taries, laboratory technicians, medical secretaries. Art, music, drama. All sports. Mrs. E . Russell Houghton, Box N, Cooperstown, N. Y. Girls' Schools LASELL JUNIOR COLLEGE TEN MILES from Boston. Two years after high school. Academic, Home Ec., Secretarial, Merchan dising, Fashion, Pre-nursing, Art, Music, Photogra phy. Sports-riding. Catalog. Guy M. Winslow, Ph.D., 123 Woodland Rd., Auburndale, Mass. LINDEN HALL JUNIOR College and School for Girls. Cultural and Vo cational. Music, Home Economics, Secretarial Stud ies. Fine and Commercial Art. Dramatic Art. All sports. Preparatory and General Courses. Beau tiful Campus. Riding, Swimming Pool. Moderate Tuition. F . W. Stengel, D.D ., Box 65, Lititz, Pa. OAK GROVE A FRIENDS SCHOOL EMPHASIZES Preparation for College and Gracious Living. Music, Art, Dra matics. Junior College See. Science. Upper and Lower Schools. Joyous Outdoor Life. Riding included. New Fireproof Buildings. Mr. and Mrs. Robert Owen, Box 140, Vassalboro, Maine. PENN HALL JR. COLLEGE ACCREDITED 2-yr. College (A.A .degree); 4-yr. Prep. (Girls). Career Courses, Music, Art. Drama, Home Ec., Merchandising, Journalism, Medical Ass't, Sec retarial. Connecting baths. Sports. Riding. Trips. Social life. Catalog. -BoxW, Chambersburg, Pa. SALEM ACADEMY PREPARES for lead ing colleges and for responsibilities of home and community. Accredited. Exceptional music training. Year 'round outdoor sports, riding. Historical trips. Founded 1772. Beauti ful modern buildingson 56 acres. Catalogue.Mary A. Weaver,M.A.,Prin.,Box N,Winston-Salem,N.C. WARRENTON COUNTRY FORTY SCHOOL fromWashington. Selected students SCH O l0to 18years.Beautifulgardens,out door theatre. Thorough College Preparation, well planned General Course.Music,art,crafts.Allsports. Miss Lea M. Bouligny, Box N, Warrenton, Va. Colleges FOR WOMEN BEAVER COLLEGE STANDARD 4-year College. Liberal arts, sciences, music, art (commercial design, fash ion drawing), business education (merchandising), home ec., education. NearPhiladelphia. 89thyear. Moderate rates. Catalog. Raymon M. Kistler, D.D ., Pres., Box N, Jenkintown, Pa. CEDAR CREST COLLEGE AB.AN young women, majors in liberal arts, secretary ship, home ec., social work, education, dramatic art. Defense courses. 72-acre campus. 90 miles from New York. Catalog. Elizabeth N. Curtis, Box N, Allentown, Pa. LINDENWOOD COLLEGE A jB. B. M. degrees. Also 2-yr. Junior College. Prepares for civic and social leadership. Modernized cur riculum. Vocational courses. Secretarial. Special work in music, art. Near St. Louis. Sports. Catalog. President, Box 242, St. Charles, Mo. MARYLAND COLLEGE W O E N A.B ., B.S. DEGREES and Certificates. Liberal & Fine Arts, Merchandising, Home Ec.,Music, Speech, Sec retarial, Kindergarten Tr., War Courses. Riding, Sports. Safe rural seclusion 10 miles from Balti more. Catalog. Box N-S, Lutherville, Md. Colleges FOR MEN Pennsylvania Military COLLEGE * PREP SCHOOL West Point of the Keystone State-122nd year. ACCELERATED PROGRAM 4-year college courses, accelerated to 3 years, start on June 15. Accelerated preparatory program starts simultaneously. Customary extra-curricular activ ities. Col. Frank K. Hyatt, Pres. For emergency bulletin, address Franklin G. Williams, Ph.D., Registrar Dept. 552, Chester, Pa. Professional SCHOOLS BENJAMIN FRANKLIN UNI VERSITY ACCOUNTANCY and Financial Admin. S* ace Curriculum. 2 -yr. day, 3-yr. eve . courses lead to degrees. Hours permit part or full time employment. 1797 students from 48 states. 36th yr. Sect'y, 16th and L Sts., N. W., Wash., D. C. LEICESTER TWO-YEAR College for Young Men. Limited enrollment. Busi ness law, economics, finance, accounting purchas ing; also cultural courses. Direct help toward officers' training; shorthand, typing, navigation. Superior living. All sports. Dean, H. E. Brown, Box G, Leicester, Mass. TRI-STATE COLLEGE B S.-m -ntDE in 27 months in Civil, Electrical, Mechanical, Chemical, Aeronau tical, Radio Engineering. Those who lack high school may make up work. Living costs, tuition low. Enter June, Sept.. Jan.. March. Catalog. Burton Handy, Pres., 1452 College Ave., Angola, Ind. Vocational AMERICAN ACADEMY OF A Franklin Sargent. The foremost institution for Dramatic and Expres sional Training in America. Catalog from Secretary. Room 98, Carnegie Hall, New York City. KATHARINE GIBBS SCHOOL SECRETARIAL. One and Two Year Courses. Special Course for College Women. Residences in Boston and New York. 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