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Hamline University

St. Paul, MN 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate69%
Acceptance Rate69%

Hamline University Academics

Hamline University requires a minimum of 128 credits to graduate with a bachelor's degree.

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

NOTE: Around 65% of students who start college at Hamline University finish the requirements for graduation within six years.

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

Which Courses Will I Take At Hamline University?

Hamline University 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 are not required to take a computer class to graduate.

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

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

Majors at Hamline University

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

Student Designed Majors

Hamline University 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

Hamline University does not require students to complete a senior project.

Double Majoring at Hamline University

Hamline University 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 an interesting mix of experience that helps students stand out when job searching or applying to a graduate program.


Frequently Asked Questions About Hamline University


Does Hamline University Offer Learning Disability Services?

✅ Hamline University offers 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 Hamline University Have An Online Program?

✅ Hamline University has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.

Does Hamline University Give Credit for AP Classes?

✅ Hamline University 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 Hamline University Have An Honors Program?

✅ Hamline University 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 Hamline University.

Does Hamline University Require Internships?

🟨 Hamline University does not require an internship for all students, but does require an internship for students in some majors.


Additional Information About Hamline University


Hamline University Library

The main library on campus is the Bush Library.

Dual Degree Programs at Hamline University

A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time.

Hamline University does not have any dual degree programs available for students.

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 Hamline University 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.

Hamline University has an Army ROTC program and an Air Force 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 Hamline University include:

•an Army ROTC branch unit hosted at a cooperating instution off campus

•an Air Force ROTC branch unit hosted at a cooperating instution off campus

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

3,113

Campus Setting

Urban

Acceptance Rate

69%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$44,230

Out-of-State

$44,230

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

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