This competence area provides students with opportunities to select from a wide variety of courses that offer perspectives on human potential. It is a broad-based competence area with many courses from which to choose. Students’ freedom to choose mentors and courses according to their interests reflects Prescott College’s educational philosophy, which stresses mentored, self-directed experiential education, within an interdisciplinary curriculum.
Students who study Counseling Psychology learn and apply a cluster of professional knowledge, skills, and ... Learn more >
A student of ecopsychology strives to integrate ecological principles and psychological wisdom into a ... Learn more >
Gender and Sexuality Studies
This field explores our gendered existence: what it means to be feminine and masculine and how this interacts ... Learn more >
Therapeutic Use of Adventure Education
The past couple of decades have seen the development of adventure-based, therapeutic wilderness programs, ... Learn more >
Julie explains how rock climbing and yoga are such a perfect fit and why she loves teaching the Rock Climbing and Yoga class here at Prescott College.
Do what you are passionate about, take the time to figure out what gives you the most joy and satisfaction, and do work that is in line with what ... Learn more >
Josephine Arader, no doubt, took inspiration from her father Graham's devotion to the art of the natural world. ... Learn more >
Kelly Megan Stack Scholar, Dillon Metcalfe finished high school in2004 and decided to take a break to examine his interests in and ... Learn more >
Several years ago David and his siblings visited the Prescott College Kino Bay Center for Cultural and Ecological Studies on the Gulf Coast of ... Learn more >
Norman L. Traeger was awarded the Honorary Degree of Doctor of Humane Letters by Prescott College for his lifetime of philanthropic efforts ... Learn more >