Goddard College requires at least 120 credit hours to complete a bachelor's degree.
If students would like to graduate in less time than normal, they can choose the accelerated degree program. Goddard College 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, Goddard College does not offer classes during the summer.
NOTE: Around 49% of students who start college at Goddard College graduate within six years.
Goddard College offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.
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Reminder: Goddard College may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.
Goddard 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 language requirement
Students do not have to take a computer class.
Reminder: Check with Goddard College directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.
When choosing a major, Goddard College students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at Goddard College.
Student Designed Majors
Goddard 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.
Students are not required to complete a senior project unless it is required for their specific major.
Double Majoring at Goddard College
Goddard 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: Declaring a double major 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 a graduate program.
✅ Goddard 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.
✅ Goddard College has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.
✅ Goddard 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.
❌ Goddard College does not offer an honors program or a Freshman Honor College.
❌ Goddard College does not require an internship for any students.
Students can still look for internships during the summer, or gain work experience with a part-time job.
The main library on campus is the Eliot Pratt Center and there are no other libraries on campus.
A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time.
Goddard College does not have any dual degree programs available for students.
Does Goddard College have any ROTC programs?
Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every school. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.
Goddard College does not have any ROTC programs.
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