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Thomas College is a small college located in Waterville, Maine, USA. It was founded in 1894 as a non-sectarian, co-educational college dedicated to career training. Today Thomas specializes in business, education, and technology. Thomas offers undergraduate and graduate degrees and is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges. The term college (Latin collegium) is most often used today to denote an educational institution. ... Jump to: navigation, search Waterville is a city located in Kennebec County, Maine. ... 1894 was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... Sectarianism is an adherence to a particular sect or party or denomination, it also usually involves a rejection of those not a member of ones sect. ... Coeducation is the integrated education of men and women. ... Categories: Business | Academic disciplines | School subjects ... Jump to: navigation, search This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... In some educational systems, an undergraduate is a post-secondary student pursuing a Bachelors degree. ... Look up Graduate in Wiktionary, the free dictionary The word graduate can mean any of several things. ... Accredition organization in New England. ...


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About the College (1571 words)
Thomas More College is essentially conceived as a community of learners dedicated to renewing the spirit of liberal arts as it has been developed since the first universities in the Middle Ages.
Catholicism is manifested in the College not merely as one among many religions with unique observances and beliefs, but as an approach to reality that is implicit in all aspects of the institution's life.
The College seeks to teach with a Catholic outlook, that is, in light of the Catholic understanding of the person - of human nature, power, and destiny - fostering patterns of action that are connatural with a Catholic sensibility.
Aquinas College :: Saint Thomas Aquinas (915 words)
Thomas Aquinas (1225 - 1274; of Aquino, Italy) was an Italian philosopher and theologian known as the Angelic Doctor.
Thomas also continued in the spirit of Albert the Great to lay a foundation of legitimacy for the Christian study of natural phenomena that allowed Christian Europe to proceed to the initial stages of the scientific revolution.
It was presented to the College by the citizens of Rocca Secca in the spring of 1993 and brought to campus by the then U.S. Ambassador to Italy, Peter Secchia.
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