Converse College requires a minimum of 120 credit hours to complete a bachelor's degree.
There is no accelarated degree program at Converse College, but students who wish to save money or graduate early can look into transferring in credits. Converse College accepts transfer credits. The school accepts AP credit and IB credits. Additionally, Converse College has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.
NOTE: Around 55% of students who start college at Converse College finish the requirements for graduation within six years.
Converse College offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.
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Reminder: Converse College may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.
Converse 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
Students are not required to take a computer class to graduate.
Reminder: Check with Converse College directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.
When choosing a major, Converse College students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at Converse College.
Student Designed Majors
Converse College 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.
Converse College does not require a senior project for all students.
Double Majoring at Converse College
Converse 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: Declaring a double major may require more work but it can provide an interesting mix of experience that helps students stand out when looking for a job or applying to grad school.
❌ Converse College does not offer services for students with disabilities.
❌ Converse College does not have distance learning options or fully-online programs, so students must be able to attend classes on-campus.
✅ Converse 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.
✅ Converse College offers an honors program for highly-qualified applicants, but does not offer a Freshman Honors College. Students must complete a senior project if they are in the Honors Program at Converse College.
🟨 Converse College does not require an internship for all students, but does require an internship for students in some majors.
The main library on campus is the Mickel 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.
For more information on possible dual degree options at Converse College, contact the university directly.
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 Converse 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.
Converse College has an Army 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 Converse College include:
•an Army ROTC branch unit hosted at a cooperating instution off campus
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