Ashford University requires at least 122 credit hours to graduate with a bachelor's degree.
There is no accelarated degree program at Ashford University, but students who wish to save money or graduate early can look into transferring in credits. Ashford University accepts transfer credits. The school accepts AP creditbut not IB credits. Additionally, Ashford University has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.
NOTE: Around 20% of students who start college at Ashford University finish the requirements for graduation within six years.
Ashford University offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.
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Reminder: Ashford University may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.
Ashford 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 requirement
Students are required to take a computer class to fufill the graduation requirements for Ashford University.
Reminder: Check with Ashford University directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.
When choosing a major, Ashford University students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at Ashford University.
Ashford University does not require students to complete a senior project.
Double Majoring at Ashford University
Ashford 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: Double majoring 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 grad school.
❌ Ashford University does not offer services for students with disabilities.
✅ Ashford University has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.
✅ Ashford University 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.
✅ Ashford University offers an honors program for highly-qualified applicants, and offers a Freshman Honors College. The Freshman Honors college provides a rich curriculum for highly-motivated first-year students. Students must complete a senior project if they are in the Honors Program at Ashford University.
❌ Ashford University does not require an internship for any students.
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 The Franciscan University of the Prairies 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.
Ashford University does not have any dual degree programs available for students.
Does Ashford 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.
Ashford University does not have any ROTC programs.
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