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Established in 1898, Husson College is a small university of post-secondary education, located in Bangor, Maine, with the mission to serve motivated, career-oriented students through a curriculum that integrates liberal arts and sciences, professional and technical studies, and experiential learning outside the classroom. It is a private, non profit institution in the heart of northern New England.
The college offers undergraduate and graduate degrees in the academic disciplines of Accounting, Biology, Business, Business Administration, Business and Technology, Computer Information Systems, Science and Humanities, Criminal Justice, Education, English, Nursing, Paralegal Studies, Physical Therapy/Kinesiology, Occupational Therapy, and Psychology.
There is a Technical Exploration Center which provides evaluations, resource materials, technical assistance, and assistive technology related training.
The campus also includes the Husson Capehart Health Center, library, art gallery, the Kenduskeag Institute, the Husson Science Research Institute, and the Center for Family Business.
For more than hundred years, Husson College has been providing essential services and valuable experiences to the people of the community. In 1981, the college established the Husson College/Eastern Maine Medical Center Baccalaureate School of Nursing.
As a member of the NCAA Division III, it offers 11 varsity sports as well as intramurals, using state-of-the-art facilities. That includes the Swan Center, the Trott Fitness Studio, and the Winkin Sports Complex with field turf.
Husson College is approved by the Maine State Board of Education and is accredited by the following organizations: New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc. (NEASC), the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE), the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE), and the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE).
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