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Luther College

Decorah, IA 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate75%

Luther College Academics

Luther College requires a minimum of 128 semester hours to complete a bachelor's degree.

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

NOTE: Around 80% of students who start college at Luther College graduate within six years.

Luther College true.

Academic Options Yes No Note
Accelerated Degree Program X
Transfer Credits Accepted
AP Credit Accepted
IB Credits Accepted
Summer Classes Available
New Student Orientation

Reminder: Luther College 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 Luther College?

Luther College 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 language requirement as well as a math and science requirement.

Students are not required to take a computer class to graduate.

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

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

Majors at Luther College

When choosing a major, Luther College students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at Luther College.Luther 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. Luther College false.Luther 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: Double majoring may require more work 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 Luther College

Does Luther College Offer Learning Disability Services?

🟨 Check with Luther College directly for information on any possible available services for students with disabilities.

Does Luther College Offer Online Classes?

❌ Luther College false or fully-online programs, so students must be able to attend classes on-campus.

Does Luther College Offer AP Credit?

✅ Luther College true Schools have different requirements for what AP scores they accept, so some students may not receive AP credit.

Does Luther College Have An Honors Program?

✅ Luther College true for highly-qualified applicants, but false. Students must complete a senior project if they are in the Honors Program at Luther College.

Does Luther College Require Internships?

🟨 Luther College does not require an internship for all students, but does require an internship for students in some majors. Students can look for internships during the summer, or gain work experience with a part-time job.

Additional Information About Luther College

Luther College Library

The main library on campus is the Preus Library.

Dual Degree Programs at Luther College

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

Luther College does not have any dual degree programs available for students.


Does Luther College have any ROTC programs?

Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every college. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.

Luther College does not have any ROTC programs.

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