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Utah Valley University

Orem, UT 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate100%

Utah Valley University Academics

Utah Valley University requires at least 120 semester hours to complete a bachelor's degree.

There is no accelarated degree program at Utah Valley University, but students who wish to save money or graduate early can look into transferring in credits. Utah Valley University accepts transfer credits. The school accepts AP credit and IB credits. Additionally, Utah Valley University has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.

NOTE: Around 33% of students who start college at Utah Valley University finish the requirements for graduation 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: Utah Valley University 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 Will I Take At Utah Valley University?

Utah Valley University 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 Utah Valley University directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.

Majors at Utah Valley University

When choosing a major, Utah Valley University students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at Utah Valley University.Utah Valley University 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. Utah Valley University false.Utah Valley University 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 a unique combination of experience that helps students stand out when job searching or applying to a graduate program.

Frequently Asked Questions About Utah Valley University

Does Utah Valley University Offer Learning Disability Services?

🟨 Check with Utah Valley University directly for information on any possible available services for students with disabilities.

Does Utah Valley University Offer Online Classes?

✅ Utah Valley University true for students who are interested in taking classes online.

Does Utah Valley University Offer Credit for AP Classes?

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

Does Utah Valley University Have An Honors Program?

✅ Utah Valley University true for highly-qualified applicants, but false.

Does Utah Valley University Require Internships?

🟨 Utah Valley University 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 Utah Valley University

Utah Valley University Library

The main library on campus is the Utah Valley University Library and there is one other library on campus.

Dual Degree Programs at Utah Valley University

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

Utah Valley University 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 Utah Valley University have any ROTC programs?

Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every university. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.

Utah Valley University 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 Utah Valley University include:

•an ARMY ROTC branch unit on campus

•an Air Force ROTC branch unit hosted at a cooperating instution off campus

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