Rigorous classes are the foundation, but hands-on internships and research give students a 21st century edge.

  • 400

    Number of students who completed an internship at one of the 57 locations around the world.

  • 200

    Number of internship sites within 8 miles (13 km) of campus.

  • 80

    Percentage of students who conduct research, from humanities to social studies to natural sciences, while at Macalester, most of it local.

  • 4

    Number of science majors out of every five who conduct collaborative research.