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Sarah Lawrence College

Bronxville, NY 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate50%

Sarah Lawrence College Academics

Sarah Lawrence College requires a minimum of 120 credits to complete a bachelor's degree.

There is no accelarated degree program at Sarah Lawrence College, but students who wish to save money or graduate early can look into transferring in credits. Sarah Lawrence College accepts transfer credits. The school accepts AP credit and IB credits. Many students like to take classes in the summer, to earn extra credits. However, Sarah Lawrence College does not offer classes during the summer.

NOTE: Around 71% of students who start college at Sarah Lawrence College complete all the credits required within six years.

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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: Sarah Lawrence College may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.

What Classes Do I Have To Take At Sarah Lawrence College?

Sarah Lawrence College 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 requirementor a math or science requirement.

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

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

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

Majors at Sarah Lawrence College

When choosing a major, Sarah Lawrence College students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at Sarah Lawrence College.Sarah Lawrence 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. Sarah Lawrence College false.Sarah Lawrence 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 mean taking more courses, but it can provide an interesting mix of experience that helps students stand out when job searching or applying to grad school.

Frequently Asked Questions About Sarah Lawrence College

Does Sarah Lawrence College Have Services For Students With Disabilities?

✅ Sarah Lawrence College 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 Sarah Lawrence College Offer Online Classes?

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

Does Sarah Lawrence College Give AP Credit?

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

Does Sarah Lawrence College Have An Honors Program?

❌ Sarah Lawrence College false or a Freshman Honor College.

Does Sarah Lawrence College Require Internships?

❌ Sarah Lawrence College studets are not required to complete an internship.

Students can still look for internships during the summer, or gain work experience with a part-time job. While Sarah Lawrence College does not require internships for students of any major, internships can help students gain hands-on work experience for their resume, and explore career paths that interest them without committing to one path.

Additional Information About Sarah Lawrence College

Sarah Lawrence College Library

The main library on campus is the Esther Rauschenbush Library and there are 2 other libraries on campus.

Dual Degree Programs at Sarah Lawrence College

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.

Sarah Lawrence College offers these dual degree programs:

•3-2 dual degree program in engineering in partnership with Columbia University


Does Sarah Lawrence 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.

Sarah Lawrence College does not have any ROTC programs.

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