Prescott College offers experientially centered undergraduate and graduate degrees both on campus and via distance learning. Its courses are problem-based and solution-oriented. Students work together to solve both local and global issues and help shape a more environmentally sustainable and socially just world. Through strong community connections and project-based learning, each student is deeply engaged in direct applications of their knowledge and skills. All students work and learn alongside expert practitioners, forming mentor relationships that build their professional networks
Undergraduate students work closely with individual graduation committees to design their own degree plans, pulling from these study areas: adventure education; arts and letter; arts and humanities; cultural and regional studies; education; environmental studies; interdisciplinary studies; psychology and human development; sustainable community development and sustainability management.