The Tutorial Program in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics at ClaremontMcKenna College is a specially designed, enrollment limited, interdisciplinary major. It is adapted 10857979_4931089771343_3106891295585054687_nfrom a similar program at Oxford University and makes use of small seminars and tutorials to encourage students to develop their expository skills. Students apply for acceptance into the program in the fall of their sophomore year and will start the program in the spring semester of the sophomore year. Participating students are designated as the “Edward J. Sexton PPE Fellows,” in recognition of a major endowment gift to support the program and receive a small grant foreducational expenses.


For further reading, check out the CMC’s Forum’s2011 “In-Depth Look” at the PPE Program as well as the more recent 2014 article about its recent expansion.

Check out some fun times from former PPE classes and Professors.