Belmont Abbey College requires at least 120 credit hours to graduate with a bachelor's degree.
There is no accelarated degree program at Belmont Abbey College, but students who wish to save money or graduate early can look into transferring in credits. Belmont Abbey College accepts transfer credits. The school accepts AP credit and IB credits. Additionally, Belmont Abbey College has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.
NOTE: Around 46% of students who start college at Belmont Abbey College finish the requirements for graduation within six years.
Belmont Abbey College offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.
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Reminder: Belmont Abbey College may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.
Belmont Abbey 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
Students are required to take a computer class to fufill the graduation requirements for Belmont Abbey College.
Reminder: Check with Belmont Abbey College directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.
When choosing a major, Belmont Abbey College students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at Belmont Abbey College.
Student Designed Majors
Students must choose one of the majors offered by the college. Self-designed majors are not allowed.
Belmont Abbey College does not require a senior project for all students.
Double Majoring at Belmont Abbey College
Belmont Abbey 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 require more work but it can provide a unique combination of experience that helps students stand out when looking for a job or applying to a graduate program.
✅ Belmont Abbey 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.
✅ Belmont Abbey College has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.
✅ Belmont Abbey College 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.
✅ Belmont Abbey College 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 Belmont Abbey College.
❌ Belmont Abbey 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.
The main library on campus is the Abbot Vincent Taylor Library and there is one other library on campus.
A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time.
Belmont Abbey College 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 Belmont Abbey 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.
Belmont Abbey College 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 Belmont Abbey College include:
•an Army ROTC branch unit hosted at a cooperating instution off campus
•an Air Force ROTC branch unit hosted at a cooperating instution off campus
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