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About Hesperian student / (Lincoln [Neb.]) 1872-1885 | View Entire Issue (Oct. 20, 1887)
The UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA
IRVING J. MANATT Ph. D., LL. D., Chancellor.
Terms begin Sept. 15,1886, January 3, and March 31, 1887.
The University is the head of the public educational sys
tem of the State. It aims to continue and complete the work
begun in the public schools, and secure to all an opportunity
of liberal culture in literature and science, and in such tech
nical and professional courses as shall from time to time be
added. These advantages are offered to all free of charge for
tuition, without regard to sex or race, or place of residence,
on the sole condition of possessing the intellectual and moral
qualifications requisite for admission to such an institution.
THE LATIN SCHOOL.
In this school preparation is afforded for the Undergraduate
Courses in the College ok Literature, Science and the
Arts, and also for those m the Industrial College.
The preparatory studies run through two years. Applicants
for admission to the First Year will be examined on the fol
lowing subjects: English Grammar, Arithmetic, Geography
and History of the United States. Graduates of
high schools accredited for the Minor Course
(now including Fairmont, Friend, Gibbon, Har
vard, Hebron, McCook, Sutton, Red Cloud and Wilbcr) are
admitted to the Second Year class on presentation of diplomas.
OF LITERATURE, SCIENCE,
In this College arc offered three Courses of Study, designat
ed as the Classical, the Scientific, and the Literary,
leading to the degrees of B. A., B. Sc, and B. L. respectively.
Graduates of the Latin School, or of the high schools ac
credited for the Major Course (including now Beatrice, Grand
Island, Kearney, Lincoln, Nebraska City, Flattsmouth and
Tekamah) are admitted to the Freshman class on presentation
THE INDUSTRIAL COLLEGE.
The Course in Agriculture offers a liberal education in the
sciences which bear upon the Arts of Horticulture, Agricul
ture, Stock Growing and other rural occupations.
The Course in Civil Engineering offers such training as will
fit a young man for the practice of civil engineering.
The courses have recently been carefully revised, and are
now made equal to the other courses of the University. Stu
dents in this college attend classes with other university stu
dents, and have every advantage afforded by contact with
those studying in other departments, and the instruction of
trained and experienced University Professors.
For those who can spend but a year or two in study an
Elementary Course in Agriculture has been arrranged. Dur
ing the first year the studies pursued are Arithmetic, Algebra,
Elementary Botany, Zoology, Chemistry and Physics (Natur
al Philosophy), Civil Government, and lectures upon Agricul
ture. This year of study affords, also, an excellent short
course for teachers in the public schools.
At the College Farm, just outside of the city limits, stu
dents may obtain board AT COST. Opportunity is also giv
en for labor in the fields, gardens and stables. In this way
some students defray a considerable portion of theirjexpenses.
SCHOOL OF THE FINE ARTS.
Instruction given in drawing and painting from the flat, casts
still life, nature, and models in the progressive order. Pupils
are required to provide easels and material; an ample selec
tion cf casts and studies arc furnished in the studio. The
charge for daily lessons during 12 weeks is $25.00, payable
in advance. Fiee instruction is given to classes in Art Histo
ry, Plastic Anatomy and Perspective.
The Course in Music includes instruction on the Piano
Forte, Organ and Violin, Voice-training and Musical Theorys
Fees for individual or class instruction are moderate.
For catalogues or fuller information apply to the Chancellor
or J. STUART DALES.
H. W. KELLEY & CO.,
OF THE CAPITAL CITY.
STRICTLY FIRST CLASS WORK.
Call at ios6 0 Street, North Side.
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