Robert Morris University Illinois requires at least 188 quarter 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. RMC accepts transfer credits. The school accepts AP creditbut not IB credits. Many students like to take classes in the summer, to earn extra credits. However, RMC does not offer classes during the summer.
NOTE: Around 76% of students who start college at RMC finish the requirements for graduation within six years.
RMC offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.
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Reminder: RMC may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.
RMC has a core curriculum, which means there are certain classes or types of classes all students must take to graduate.
Students are not required to fulfill a language requirement
Students are required to take a computer class to fufill the graduation requirements for RMC.
Reminder: Check with RMC directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.
When choosing a major, RMC students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at RMC.
Student Designed Majors
Students must choose one of the majors offered by the college. Self-designed majors are not allowed.
Students are not required to complete a senior project unless it is required for their specific major.
Double Majoring at RMC
RMC 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: Declaring a double major may mean taking more courses, but it can provide an interesting mix of experience that helps students stand out when looking for a job or applying to a graduate program.
✅ RMC 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.
❌ RMC does not have distance learning options or fully-online programs, so students must be able to attend classes on-campus.
✅ RMC 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.
✅ RMC offers an honors program for highly-qualified applicants, but does not offer a Freshman Honors College.
✅ RMC requires an internship for all students.
Internships can help students gain hands on work experience for their resume, network, and explore career paths without committing to one path. Students can look for internships during the summer, or gain work experience with a part-time job.
The main library on campus is the Information Technology Library and there are no other libraries on campus.
A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time.
RMC does not have any dual degree programs available for students.
What is 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.
Does RMC have any ROTC programs?
Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every school. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.
RMC 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 RMC include:
•an Army ROTC branch unit hosted at a cooperating instution off campus
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