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Monticello College Accepting Enrollment Now for 2018

If you have ever considered attending Monticello College, TAKE A LOOK at what we are doing.
The following is a list of lectures and books covered during the first semester at Monticello College:
How to Take Notes and Prepare for Class Discussion
How to Read a Book/What are the Liberal Arts?
Who is Plato, Who is Socrates?
Who is Machiavelli?
Who is John Locke?
Who are Epicurus, Cicero, Epictetus, and Aurelius?
(Student Body) Foundations of  Liberty Lecture #1
Who is Skousen?
Who are Adams, Jefferson, and McCullough?
Permaculture & Biodynamics
Composting & Bio-char
Workshop: Fire Making Techniques
Utah Statehood
What are Auxiliary Precautions?
Colonial History/Articles of Confederation/Constitution/Federalist Papers
Workshop: Regional Edible Wild Plants
Who is Bastiat?/Who is Wister?
Foreign Language Block – Hebrew I (one week immersion)
Submit an Application Here! 
BOOKS/READINGS (This list will be read, discussed, and written about)
DeMille: A Thomas Jefferson Education
Brooks: Three Words of Caution
Gonzales: Deep Survival: Who Lives, Who Dies and Why
Brooks: A Model of Leadership Education
Plato: Apology, Crito, Meno        
Machiavelli: The Prince
Locke: Second Treatise on Civil Government
Ebenstein: Great Political Thinkers (5th Ed.)
Moses: Old Testament, Deuteronomy,  and Ten Commandments
Documents of State:
Magna Charta
Mayflower Compact
Declaration of Independence
Lowenfels: Teaming With Microbes
Forstchen: One Second After
Skousen: The 5,000 Year Leap
McCullough: 1776
Madison, et al: The Federalist Papers
Compilation: The Anti-Federlist Papers
Shakespeare: Merchant of Venice
Bastiat: The Law
Wister: The Virginian
Schneider: A Beginners Guide to Constructing the Universe
Sessions: Universal Model – A New Millennial Science
Euclid: Elements
Other Activities
Farm Day
One-on-One Mentor Meetings
TREK (hiking, survival etc.)
Service Projects
City Council and County Commission Meetings
Planting, Growing, Harvesting Crops
Animal Husbandry (breeding, birthing, daily care, harvesting etc.)
Shooting Range
NOW IS THE TIME to begin the enrollment process for Monticello College for the 2018 School Year (April to November).
Students will spend 35 hours a week in study/class and another 20-30 hours a week working on the farm, engaged in the physical fitness program, time on the rifle range, hiking etc.
Below is a sample of the first year syllabus:
May 2018
Great Books Seminar
T 3           
Sunrise Solitude (SS)
Study – Plato: Apology, Crito – CL
F 4     
Physical Training (PT)
DiscussPlato: Apology, Crito – CL
Study – Plato: Meno – CL
OED – Vocabulary Discussion
S 5           
San Juan County Commission Meeting 9am or Farm Day
Study – Plato: Meno – CL
Mentor Meeting
M 7           
Discuss – Plato: Meno – CL
Lecture: Who is Machiavelli?
Study – Machiavelli: The Prince* 37p/5rh CL
Mentor Meeting
T 8           
10:00am Student Body FOL Lecture
Study – Machiavelli: The Prince
W 9      
Study – Machiavelli: The Prince* 37p/5rh CL
T 10     
Farm Day (work on rifle range)
Study – Machiavelli: The Prince* 37p/5rh CL
Writing Lab Orientation (all years)
Submit an Application Here! 


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  • Ryan

    Sounds awesome. We’ll definitely look into it when my kids are college age. Keep up the good work.

    November 17, 2017 at 9:35 am

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