Nexus: Curriculum to Career

A Professional Track in the Liberal Arts

Mount Holyoke’s Nexus Program enables students to link their liberal arts education with their career goals. 

Nexus Requirements


  • Two 200-level courses and (at least) one 300-level course (12 credits)

  • College 210- A pre-experience course or substitute course (at least 2 credits) -COLL 210 will not be offered in Spring 2015 

There are 8 approved Nexus tracks: 

Development Studies
Educational Policy and Practice
Global Business
Journalism, Media, and Public Discourse
Law, Public Policy and Human Rights
Non-Profit Organizations
Public History, Archives, and Museums