Drexel, an Awesome Neighbor
Founded in 1891 by Anthony Drexel, a noted financier and philanthropist; Drexel offers over 70 full-time undergraduate programs and accelerated degree and over 100 post graduate level programs. The university is best known for it's Co-op program which offers students a variety of opportunities to gain paid full-time working experience before graduation. The university has a large network of more than 1,600 corporate, governmental, and non-profit partners. The U.S. News & Work Report's annual "America's Best Colleges LIst," has consistently ranked Drexel among the "Best National Universities-Top Schools. The 77 acre main campus is part of the heart of university city, includes its alumni garden, student center, classic and new contemporary campus buildings.