Ouachita Baptist University requires a minimum of 120 semester hours to complete a bachelor's degree. Students can choose the accelarated degree program if they would like to finish all the credits for graduation in less time than normal.
Ouachita Baptist University does accept transfer credits. The school accepts AP credit and IB credits. Additionally, Ouachita Baptist University has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.
Around 60% of students who started college at Ouachita Baptist University complete all the credits required within six years.
Ouachita Baptist University offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.
Ouachita Baptist University has a core curriculum, which means there are certain classes or types of classes all students must take to graduate.
Students need to fulfull a language requirement as well as a math and science requirement. Students are not required to take a computer class to graduate.
When choosing a major, Ouachita Baptist University students have several choices to make. Scroll down to see a full list of majors offered at Ouachita Baptist 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 a unique combination of experience that helps students stand out when looking for a job or applying to a graduate program.
Students must choose one of the majors offered by the college. Self-designed majors are not allowed. Ouachita Baptist University does not require a senior project for all students.
Ouachita Baptist University does not offer services for students with disabilities.
Ouachita Baptist University has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.
Ouachita Baptist 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.
Ouachita Baptist University offers an honors program for highly-qualified applicants, but does not offer a Freshman Honors College.
Ouachita Baptist University 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.
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 college. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.
Ouachita Baptist 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 Ouachita Baptist 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.
Ouachita Baptist University offers these dual degree programs: - 3-2 dual degree program in engineering in partnership with University of Arkansas
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