Gettysburg College requires at least 32 courses to graduate with a bachelor's degree. There is no accelarated degree program, . Gettysburg Collegedoes not offer classes during the summer. Around 85% of students who started college at Gettysburg College finish the requirements for graduation within six years. Gettysburg College offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.
Gettysburg College 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 lanuage requirement as well as a math and science requirement. Students do not have to take a computer class.
When choosing a major, Gettysburg College students have several choices to make. Scroll down to see a full list of majors offered at Gettysburg College below. Student struggling to choose just one area of study may consider a double major. Declaring a double major may mean taking more courses, but it can provide a unique combination of experience that helps students stand out when job searching or applying to a graduate program.
If students would like to study something that is not offered as an official major, they can design their own major. Students are not required to complete a senior project unless it is required for their specific major .
Gettysburg College does not offer services for students with disabilities.
Gettysburg College does not have distance learning options or fully-online programs, so students must be able to attend classes on-campus.
Gettysburg 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.
Gettysburg College does not offer an honors program, but does have a Freshman Honors College. The Freshman Honors college provides a rich curriculum for highly-motivated first-year students. .
Gettysburg College does not require an internship for students in some majors only. Internships are a great way to get work experience, discover career paths that might fit you, or rule out ones that don't.
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