Students can choose the accelarated degree program if they would like to finish all the credits for graduation in less time than normal. Southwestern Michigan College accepts transfer credits. The school accepts AP credit. Additionally, Southwestern Michigan College has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.
Southwestern Michigan College offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.
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Reminder: Southwestern Michigan College may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.
Southwestern Michigan 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 requirement
Students do not have to take a computer class.
Reminder: Check with Southwestern Michigan College directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.
When choosing a major, Southwestern Michigan College students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at Southwestern Michigan College.
Student Designed Majors
Students must choose one of the majors offered by the college. Self-designed majors are not allowed.
Double Majoring at Southwestern Michigan College
Southwestern Michigan 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: Declaring a double major 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 grad school.
✅ Southwestern Michigan 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.
❌ Southwestern Michigan College does not have distance learning options or fully-online programs, so students must be able to attend classes on-campus.
✅ Southwestern Michigan College 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.
✅ Southwestern Michigan College offers an honors program for highly-qualified applicants, but does not offer a Freshman Honors College.
❌ Southwestern Michigan 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.
The main library on campus is the Fred L. Mathews 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.
Southwestern Michigan College does not have any dual degree programs available for students.
Does Southwestern Michigan 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.
Southwestern Michigan College does not have any ROTC programs.
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