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Multnomah University

Portland, OR 4-Year Private
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MBC Academics

Multnomah University requires at least 124 semester hours to graduate with a bachelor's degree.

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

NOTE: Around 55% of students who start college at MBC finish the requirements for graduation within six years.

MBC offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.

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

Reminder: MBC 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 Do I Have To Take At MBC?

MBC 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 do not have to take a computer class.

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

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

Majors at MBC

When choosing a major, MBC students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at MBC.

Student Designed Majors

Students must choose one of the majors offered by the college. Self-designed majors are not allowed.

Senior Projects

MBC does not require students to complete a senior project.

Double Majoring at MBC

MBC 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 job searching or applying to grad school.

Frequently Asked Questions About Multnomah University

Does MBC Offer Learning Disability Services?

✅ MBC does offer 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 MBC Have An Online Program?

✅ MBC has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.

Does MBC Offer Credit for AP Classes?

✅ MBC 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.

Does MBC Have An Honors Program?

❌ MBC does not offer an honors program or a Freshman Honor College.

Does MBC Require Internships?

❌ MBC 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.

Additional Information About Multnomah University

Multnomah University Library

The main library on campus is the John Mitchell Library and there are no other libraries on campus.

Dual Degree Programs at MBC

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

MBC does not have any dual degree programs available for students.


Does MBC 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.

MBC does not have any ROTC programs.

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