Point Park University requires a minimum of 120 credits to complete a bachelor's degree.
There is no accelarated degree program at Point Park University, but students who wish to save money or graduate early can look into transferring in credits. Point Park University accepts transfer credits. The school accepts AP credit and IB credits. Additionally, Point Park University has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.
NOTE: Around 55% of students who start college at Point Park University finish the requirements for graduation within six years.
Point Park University offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.
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Reminder: Point Park University may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.
Point Park 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 required to take a computer class to fufill the graduation requirements for Point Park University.
Reminder: Check with Point Park University directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.
When choosing a major, Point Park University students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at Point Park University.
Student Designed Majors
Point Park 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.
Point Park University does not require students to complete a senior project.
Double Majoring at Point Park University
Point Park 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 a unique combination of experience that helps students stand out when looking for a job or applying to grad school.
✅ Point Park 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.
✅ Point Park University has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.
✅ Point Park 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.
✅ Point Park University 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 Point Park University.
❌ Point Park University 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 Point Park University 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.
Point Park University 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 Point Park 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.
Point Park University 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 Point Park University 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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