North Carolina Wesleyan University requires at least 120 semester hours to complete a bachelor's degree.
Students can choose the accelarated degree program if they would like to finish all the credits for graduation in less time than normal. The school accepts AP credit. Additionally, NC Wesleyan has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.
NC Wesleyan offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.
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Reminder: NC Wesleyan may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.
NC Wesleyan 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.
Reminder: Check with NC Wesleyan directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.
When choosing a major, NC Wesleyan students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at NC Wesleyan.
Student Designed Majors
Students must choose one of the majors offered by the college. Self-designed majors are not allowed.
NC Wesleyan does not require a senior project for all students.
Double Majoring at NC Wesleyan
NC Wesleyan 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 mean taking more courses, but it can provide an interesting mix of experience that helps students stand out when job searching or applying to a graduate program.
✅ NC Wesleyan 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.
✅ NC Wesleyan has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.
✅ NC Wesleyan 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.
✅ NC Wesleyan 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 NC Wesleyan.
🟨 NC Wesleyan 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 Elizabeth Braswell Pearsall Library.
A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time.
NC Wesleyan 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 NC Wesleyan 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.
NC Wesleyan 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 NC Wesleyan include:
•an Army ROTC branch unit hosted at a cooperating instution off campus
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