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Colleges / Lee University

Lee University

Cleveland, TN 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate83%
Acceptance Rate83%

Lee University Academics

Lee University requires at least 120 semester hours to graduate with a bachelor's degree.

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

NOTE: Around 58% of students who start college at Lee University graduate within six years.

Lee 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: Lee 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 Lee University?

Lee 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 required to take a computer class to fufill the graduation requirements for Lee University.

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

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

Majors at Lee University

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

Student Designed Majors

Lee 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

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

Double Majoring at Lee University

Lee 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 a unique combination of experience that helps students stand out when looking for a job or applying to a graduate program.

Frequently Asked Questions About Lee University

Does Lee University Offer Learning Disability Services?

✅ Lee 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 Lee University Have An Online Program?

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

Does Lee University Give AP Credit?

✅ Lee 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 Lee University Have An Honors Program?

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

Does Lee University Require Internships?

❌ Lee University 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.

Additional Information About Lee University

Lee University Library

The main library on campus is the William G. Squires Library and there are 2 other libraries on campus.

Dual Degree Programs at Lee University

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

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


Does Lee 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.

Lee University does not have any ROTC programs.

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