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Ursinus College

Collegeville, PA 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate82%

Ursinus College Academics

Ursinus College requires at least 128 credits to complete a bachelor's degree.

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

NOTE: Around 73% of students who start college at Ursinus College graduate within six years.

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

Which Courses Do I Have To Take At Ursinus College?

Ursinus College has a core curriculum, which means there are certain classes or types of classes all students must take to graduate.

Students are required to fulfill a language requirement as well as a math and science requirement.

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

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

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

Majors at Ursinus College

When choosing a major, Ursinus College students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at Ursinus College. Students are not required to complete a senior project unless it is required for their specific major. Ursinus 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 a unique combination of experience that helps students stand out when looking for a job or applying to grad school.

Frequently Asked Questions About Ursinus College

Does Ursinus College Offer Learning Disability Services?

🟨 Check with Ursinus College directly for information on any possible available services for students with disabilities.

Does Ursinus College Have An Online Program?

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

Does Ursinus College Offer Credit for AP Classes?

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

Does Ursinus College Have An Honors Program?

🟨 To learn more about any possible honors programs at Ursinus College, check with the school directly. Students must complete a senior project if they are in the Honors Program at Ursinus College.

Does Ursinus College Require Internships?

🟨 Ursinus College 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.

Additional Information About Ursinus College

Ursinus College Library

The main library on campus is the Myrin Library.

Dual Degree Programs at Ursinus College

A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time.

For more information on possible dual degree options at Ursinus College, contact the university directly.


Does Ursinus 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.

Ursinus College does not have any ROTC programs.

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