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Western Nevada College

Carson City, NV 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate100%

Western Nevada College Academics

Western Nevada College requires a minimum of 120 credits to graduate with a bachelor's degree.

If students would like to graduate in less time than normal, they can choose the accelerated degree program. Western Nevada College accepts transfer credits. Additionally, Western Nevada College has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.

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Academic Options Yes No Note
Accelerated Degree Program
Transfer Credits Accepted
AP Credit Accepted
IB Credits Accepted
Summer Classes Available
New Student Orientation

Reminder: Western Nevada 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 Western Nevada College?

Western Nevada 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, but there is a math and science requirement.

Students do not have to take a computer class.

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

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

Majors at Western Nevada College

When choosing a major, Western Nevada College students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at Western Nevada College. Students must choose one of the majors offered by the college. Self-designed majors are not allowed. Western Nevada College false.

Frequently Asked Questions About Western Nevada College

Does Western Nevada College Have Services For Students With Disabilities?

✅ Western Nevada 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 Western Nevada College Offer Online Classes?

✅ Western Nevada College true for students who are interested in taking classes online.

Does Western Nevada College Give AP Credit?

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

Does Western Nevada College Have An Honors Program?

🟨 To learn more about any possible honors programs at Western Nevada College, check with the school directly.

Does Western Nevada College Require Internships?

❌ Western Nevada 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 Western Nevada 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 Western Nevada College

Western Nevada College Library

The main library on campus is the Western Nevada College Library and Media Services and there is one other library on campus.

Dual Degree Programs at Western Nevada College

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

Western Nevada College does not have any dual degree programs available for students.


Does Western Nevada College have any ROTC programs?

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

Western Nevada College does not have any ROTC programs.

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