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Naropa University

Boulder, CO 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate100%
Acceptance Rate100%

Naropa University Academics

Naropa University requires at least 120 semester hours to graduate with a bachelor's degree.

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

NOTE: Around 34% of students who start college at Naropa University complete all the credits required within six years.

Naropa University 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: Naropa University 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 Naropa University?

Naropa 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 not required to take a computer class to graduate.

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

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

Majors at Naropa University

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

Student Designed Majors

Naropa University 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.

Senior Projects

Naropa University does not require students to complete a senior project.

Double Majoring at Naropa University

Naropa 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 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.

Frequently Asked Questions About Naropa University

Does Naropa University Have Services For Students With Disabilities?

✅ Naropa University 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 Naropa University Have An Online Program?

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

Does Naropa University Offer AP Credit?

✅ Naropa 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.

Does Naropa University Have An Honors Program?

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

Does Naropa University Require Internships?

❌ Students at Naropa University are not required to complete an internship as a graduation requirement.

Students can still look for internships during the summer, or gain work experience with a part-time job.

Additional Information About Naropa University

Naropa University Library

The main library on campus is the Allen Ginsberg Library and there are 2 other libraries on campus.

Dual Degree Programs at Naropa University

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

Naropa University does not have any dual degree programs available for students.


Does Naropa University 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.

Naropa University does not have any ROTC programs.

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