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Roanoke College

Salem, VA 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate80%

Roanoke College Academics

Roanoke College requires at least 33.5 course units 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. Roanoke College accepts transfer credits. The school accepts AP credit and IB credits. Additionally, Roanoke College has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.

NOTE: Around 71% of students who start college at Roanoke College complete all the credits required within six years.

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

Reminder: Roanoke College 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 Are Required At Roanoke College?

Roanoke 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 as well as a math and science requirement.

Students do not have to take a computer class.

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

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

Majors at Roanoke College

When choosing a major, Roanoke College students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at Roanoke College. Students must choose one of the majors offered by the college. Self-designed majors are not allowed. Roanoke College false.Roanoke 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 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.

Frequently Asked Questions About Roanoke College

Does Roanoke College Have Services For Students With Disabilities?

🟨 Check with Roanoke College directly for information on any possible available services for students with disabilities.

Does Roanoke College Have An Online Program?

✅ Roanoke College true for students who are interested in taking classes online.

Does Roanoke College Offer AP Credit?

✅ Roanoke College true Schools have different requirements for what AP scores they accept, so some students may not receive AP credit.

Does Roanoke College Have An Honors Program?

✅ Roanoke College true for highly-qualified applicants, but false. Students must complete a senior project if they are in the Honors Program at Roanoke College.

Does Roanoke College Require Internships?

🟨 Roanoke College does not require an internship for all students, but does require an internship for students in some majors. Students can look for internships during the summer, or gain work experience with a part-time job.

Additional Information About Roanoke College

Roanoke College Library

The main library on campus is the Fintel Library.

Dual Degree Programs at Roanoke College

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

Roanoke College does not have any dual degree programs available for students.


Does Roanoke 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.

Roanoke College does not have any ROTC programs.

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