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Eureka College Academics

Eureka College requires a minimum of 124 semester hours to complete a bachelor's degree.

There is no accelarated degree program at Eureka College, but students who wish to save money or graduate early can look into transferring in credits. Eureka College accepts transfer credits. The school accepts AP credit and IB credits. Additionally, Eureka College has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.

NOTE: Around 52% of students who start college at Eureka College graduate within six years.

Eureka College offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.

Academic Options Yes No
Accelerated Degree Program X
Transfer Credits Accepted
AP Credit Accepted
IB Credits Accepted
Summer Classes Available
New Student Orientation

Reminder: Eureka College may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.

What Classes Do I Have To Take At Eureka College?

Eureka College has a core curriculum, which means there are certain classes or types of classes all students must take to graduate.

Students are not required to fulfill a lanuage requirement, but there is a math and science requirement.

Students are not required to take a computer class to graduate.

Course Required?
2nd Language No
Math Yes
Science Yes
Computer No

Reminder: Check with Eureka College directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.

Majors at Eureka College

When choosing a major, Eureka College students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at Eureka College.

Student Designed Majors

Eureka College 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.

Senior Projects

Eureka College does not require a senior project for all students.

Double Majoring at Eureka College

Eureka College 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 mean taking more courses, but it can provide a unique combination of experience that helps students stand out when looking for a job or applying to grad school.


Frequently Asked Questions About Eureka College


Does Eureka College Offer Learning Disability Services?

✅ Eureka College 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.

Does Eureka College Offer Online Classes?

❌ Eureka College does not have distance learning options or fully-online programs, so students must be able to attend classes on-campus.

Does Eureka College Give Credit for AP Classes?

✅ Eureka College 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.

Does Eureka College Have An Honors Program?

✅ Eureka College offers an honors program for highly-qualified applicants, but does not offer a Freshman Honors College.

Does Eureka College Require Internships?

✅ Eureka College does not require an internship for all students, but does require an internship for students in some majors. Students can look for internships during the summer, or gain work experience with a part-time job.


Additional Information About Eureka College


Eureka College Library

The main library on campus is the Melick Library and there are no other libraries on campus.

Dual Degree Programs at Eureka College

A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time. A 3-2 dual degree program is a five-year program wherein the first three years are spend taking undergraduate courses and the final two years are spent taking graduate courses. Upon completion of the 5 years, the student will be awarded two degrees, a bachelor's degree and a master's degree.

Eureka College offers these dual degree programs:

  • Physical science with University of Missouri-Kansas City, psychology/occupational therapy with Washington University in St. Louis

ROTC

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 Eureka College have any ROTC programs?

Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every university. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.

Eureka College does not have any ROTC programs.

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

672

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

65%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$25,390

Out-of-State

$25,390

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Aug 1
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