University of Puerto Rico at Mayagï¿½ez requires a minimum of 134 credits to complete a bachelor's degree. There is no accelarated degree program at CAAM, but students who wish to save money or graduate early can look into transferring in credits.
CAAM does accept transfer credits. The school accepts AP creditbut not IB credits. CAAM does not offer classes during the summer.
Around 47% of students who started college at CAAM complete all the credits required within six years.
CAAM offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.
CAAM 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 do not have to take a computer class.
When choosing a major, CAAM students have several choices to make. Scroll down to see a full list of majors offered at CAAM below.
CAAM 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. CAAM does not require students to complete a senior project.
CAAM does not offer services for students with disabilities.
CAAM has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.
CAAM 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.
CAAM offers an honors program for highly-qualified applicants, but does not offer a Freshman Honors College.
CAAM 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.
CAAM has an Army ROTC program and an Air Force 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 CAAM include: - an ARMY ROTC branch unit on campus - an Air Force 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.
CAAM does not have any dual degree programs available for students.
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