MARIETTA, OHIO (10/07/2019)-- When classes began for the 2019 Fall Semester, Marietta College welcomed approximately 392 new students who are studying in one of the more than 50 majors. The following students are from your coverage area:
William Bentley of Haddonfield, New Jersey (08033), is a graduate of Haddonfield Memorial High School and is majoring in History and Political Science.
Rebecca Dubbs of Marmora, New Jersey (08223), is a graduate of Ocean City High School and is majoring in History.
William Hoffman of Brigantine, New Jersey (08203), is a graduate of Holy Spirit High School and is majoring in Undecided.
Located in Marietta, Ohio, at the confluence of the Muskingum and Ohio rivers, Marietta College is a four-year liberal arts college. Tracing its roots to the Muskingum Academy back in 1797, the College was officially chartered in 1835. Today Marietta College serves a body of 1,200 full-time students. The College offers more than 50 majors and is consistently ranked as one of the top regional comprehensive colleges by U.S. News & World Report and The Princeton Review, as well as one of the nation's best by Forbes.com. Marietta was selected seventh in the nation according to the Brookings Institution's rankings of colleges by their highest value added, regardless of major.