Dickinson is a nationally recognized liberal-arts college chartered in 1783 in Carlisle Pa. Dedicated to its revolutionary roots, the college maintains the mission of founder Benjamin Rush to provide a useful education in the liberal arts and sciences. Dickinson offers 45 majors plus minors certificate programs and independent-research and internship opportunities. Innovative programs range from neuroscience to security studies and Dickinson’s decidedly global curriculum includes 13 languages and a variety of globally oriented courses. Dickinson offers one of the world’s most respected study-abroad programs; more than half of Dickinson students study abroad in more than 40 programs in 25 countries on six continents. The college also is recognized as a leader among educational institutions committed to environmental sustainability and was one of the first 10 colleges in the country to achieve carbon neutrality.