Located in in the Pennsylvania borough of Cresson, Mount Aloysius has rooted the small community since 1853, when it was established by a group of Irish nuns from the Sisters of Mercy. The institution has become a highly regarded Catholic college that places a liberal arts education at the core of its student living experience. Today, more than 2,000 undergraduates and graduate students reside in student housing in the area. Cresson is located in the Allegheny Mountains region of west-central Pennsylvania, giving students an abundance of outdoor activities to pursue throughout the year when they rent a Mount Aloysius College apartment.
Like most liberal arts schools, Mount Aloysius College draws students who are interested in a wide range of academic disciplines. The college awards bachelor's degrees in 23 majors, associate's degrees in 12 areas and a handful of master's degrees in the arts and sciences. A unique part of student living, students at Mount Aloysius are required to to complete practicums through which they work and receive training at regional hospitals, public and private schools or health and human services agencies.
Aside from these practicums, students are afforded the opportunity to get off campus by renting a Mount Aloysius College apartment. Off campus housing in Cresson lets students explore the Alleghenies, or enjoy the plentiful facilities the borough maintains for biking, golfing, swimming, horseback riding, water skiing, hiking and other outdoor activities.
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