Lock Haven University of Pennsylvania requires at least 120 semester hours to graduate with a bachelor's degree. There is no accelarated degree program, . Additionally, LHU has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer. Around 54% of students who started college at LHU complete all the credits required within six years. LHU offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.
LHU has a core curriculum, which means there are certain classes or types of classes all students must take to graduate. Students do not need to fulfull a language requirement , but there is a math and science requirement. Students are required to take a computer class to fufill the graduation requirements for LHU.
When choosing a major, LHU students have several choices to make. Scroll down to see a full list of majors offered at LHU below. Student struggling to choose just one area of study may consider a double major. Double majoring may require more work but it can provide an interesting mix of experience that helps students stand out when looking for a job or applying to grad school.
If students would like to study something that is not offered as an official major, they can design their own major. LHU does not require a senior project for all students.
LHU offers services for students with disabilities. Prospective students can contact the college's Office of Disability 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.
LHU has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.
LHU 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.
LHU offers an honors program for highly-qualified applicants, and offers a Freshman Honors College. The Freshman Honors college provides a rich curriculum for highly-motivated first-year students.
LHU requires an internship for students in some majors only. Students can look for internships during the summer, or gain work experience with a part-time job.
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