Longwood University requires a minimum of 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.
Longwood University does accept transfer credits. The school accepts and IB credits. Longwood University does not offer classes during the summer.
Around 67% of students who started college at Longwood University graduate within six years.
Longwood University offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.
Longwood University 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, Longwood University students have several choices to make. Scroll down to see a full list of majors offered at Longwood University 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 an interesting mix of experience that helps students stand out when job searching or applying to a graduate program.
Students must choose one of the majors offered by the college. Self-designed majors are not allowed. Longwood University does not require students to complete a senior project.
Longwood 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.
Longwood University has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.
Longwood University does not offer credit for Advanced Placement (AP) classes taken during high school.
Longwood University offers an honors program for highly-qualified applicants, but does not offer a Freshman Honors College.
Longwood University requires an internship for all students. Internships are a great way to get work experience, discover career paths that might fit you, or rule out ones that don't. Students can look for internships during the summer, or gain work experience with a part-time job.
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.
Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every university. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.
Longwood University has an Army 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 Longwood University include: - an ARMY ROTC branch unit on campus
A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time. A 3-2 dual degree program is a five-year program wherein the first three years are spend taking undergraduate courses and the final two years are spent taking graduate courses. Upon completion of the 5 years, the student will be awarded two degrees, a bachelor's degree and a master's degree.
Longwood University offers these dual degree programs: - 3-2 dual degree program in engineering in partnership with University of Virginia, Old Dominion University and Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
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