History of Stanford University● Stanford University was founded on November 11, 1885 by Leland Stanford and Jane Stanford.
Tuition and Required Fees of Stanford University
Degrees Offered● Stanford University offers Bachelor Arts, Bachelor of Sciences, and Bachelor of Arts and Sciences.
Major Program● At Stanford University, I will study psychology. I will ultimately get my degree in this field.
Curriculum of Major Program● To get a degree in psychology at Stanford University, you must have 55 units in psychology. You must also have 10 units of independent study. This may be counted towards your 55 units. The required courses for a degree in psychology are: Psych 1 introduction to psychology and Psych 10 introduction to Statistical Methods. The number of credits required for graduation are 180.
Other Information● A tale says that the founding of Stanford University may have been the result of communications from the “other” world. Jane says that the idea for creating a university came directly from Leland Junior, Jane and Lelands deceased and only child. Leland Stanford denied this and insisted that this idea came to him in a dream.● Many famous people have graduated from Stanford University. These people include: Steve Ballmer, CEO, Microsoft; Sergey Brin and Lawrence Page, founders of Google; Doris Fisher, co-founder, Gap Inc.; and Philip Knight,
Why?● I want to attend this university because I want to be a psychologist. This college is one of the top schools for psychology. I would also like to attend this college because many successful people have graduated from Stanford University. I also like the class hours for this school and the location.