College of Saint Benedict requires at least 124 credits to graduate with a bachelor's degree.
There is no accelarated degree program at College of Saint Benedict, but students who wish to save money or graduate early can look into transferring in credits. College of Saint Benedict accepts transfer credits. The school accepts AP credit and IB credits. Many students like to take classes in the summer, to earn extra credits. However, College of Saint Benedict does not offer classes during the summer.
NOTE: Around 77% of students who start college at College of Saint Benedict graduate within six years.
College of Saint Benedict offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.
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Reminder: College of Saint Benedict may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.
College of Saint Benedict has a core curriculum, which means there are certain classes or types of classes all students must take to graduate.
Students are required to fulfill a language requirement
Students do not have to take a computer class.
Reminder: Check with College of Saint Benedict directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.
When choosing a major, College of Saint Benedict students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at College of Saint Benedict.
Student Designed Majors
College of Saint Benedict allows students to design their own major, if desired. If students would like to study something that is not offered as an official major, designing their own major is a great alternative.
Students are not required to complete a senior project unless it is required for their specific major.
Double Majoring at College of Saint Benedict
College of Saint Benedict offers students the option to double major, if they would like. Student struggling to choose just one area of study may consider a double major.
NOTE: Double majoring may require more work but it can provide an interesting mix of experience that helps students stand out when job searching or applying to a graduate program.
✅ College of Saint Benedict does offer services for students with disabilities.
Prospective students can contact the college's Office of Accessibility Services to learn more about any support and accomodations offered. These conversations are usually kept confidential and will not be shared with the admissions office if you do not wish to share.
❌ College of Saint Benedict does not have distance learning options or fully-online programs, so students must be able to attend classes on-campus.
✅ College of Saint Benedict offers some credit for Advanced Placement (AP) classes taken in high school. Schools have different requirements for what AP scores they accept, so some students may not receive AP credit.
✅ College of Saint Benedict offers an honors program for highly-qualified applicants, but does not offer a Freshman Honors College. Students must complete a senior project if they are in the Honors Program at College of Saint Benedict.
🟨 College of Saint Benedict does not require an internship for all students, but does require an internship for students in some majors.
The main library on campus is the Clemens Library and there are 2 other libraries on campus.
A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time.
College of Saint Benedict does not have any dual degree programs available for students.
What is ROTC?
The Reserve Officers' Training Corps, which is also commonly known as ROTC, is a leadership program that prepares students to serve in the U.S. Armed Forces after graduation. College level ROTC programs prepare students to become officers in the military through physical, academic, and leadership training. ROTC programs are part of the college curriculum and usually cover the cost of tuition.
Does College of Saint Benedict have any ROTC programs?
Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every college. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.
College of Saint Benedict has an Army ROTC program.
Some ROTC programs are provided directly on campus and others are hosted at a cooperating instiution off campus. The ROTC program locations at College of Saint Benedict include:
•an Army ROTC branch unit hosted at a cooperating instution off campus
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