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Richard Bland College of The College of William and Mary

Petersburg, VA 2-Year Public

Bland Academics

If students would like to graduate in less time than normal, they can choose the accelerated degree program.

The school accepts AP credit. Additionally, Bland has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.

Bland offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.

Which Courses Are Required at Bland?

Bland 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 Bland.

Majors at Bland

When choosing a major, Bland students have several choices to make. Scroll down to see a full list of majors offered at Bland below.

Bland does not offer double majors, so students must choose on area of study to focus on.

Students must choose one of the majors offered by the college. Self-designed majors are not allowed. Bland does not require students to complete a senior project.

Does Bland Have Services For Students With Disabilities?

Bland 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 Bland Offer Online Classes?

Bland does not have distance learning options or fully-online programs, so students must be able to attend classes on-campus.

Does Bland Give Credit for AP Classes?

Bland 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 Bland Have An Honors Program?

Bland does not offer an honors program or a Freshman Honor College..

Does Bland Require Internships?

Bland 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. While Bland does not require internships for students in any majors, internships can help students gain hands-on work experience for their resume, and explore career paths that interest them without committing to one path.

ROTC

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.

Bland 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 Bland include: - an Army ROTC branch unit hosted at a cooperating instution off campus

Dual Degree Programs at Bland

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.

Bland does not have any dual degree programs available for students.

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Bland Majors & Subject Areas

Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Physical Sciences
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

1,634

Campus Setting

Rural

Acceptance Rate

89%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$8,160

Out-of-State

$13,950

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Aug 30
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