Russell Sage College requires a minimum of 120 credits to complete a bachelor's degree.
If students would like to graduate in less time than normal, they can choose the accelerated degree program. Russell Sage College accepts transfer credits. The school accepts AP creditbut not IB credits. Additionally, Russell Sage College has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.
NOTE: Around 63% of students who start college at Russell Sage College finish the requirements for graduation within six years.
Russell Sage College offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.
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Reminder: Russell Sage College may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.
Russell Sage College 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.
Reminder: Check with Russell Sage College directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.
When choosing a major, Russell Sage College students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at Russell Sage College.
Student Designed Majors
Russell Sage College 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.
Russell Sage College does not require a senior project for all students.
Double Majoring at Russell Sage College
Russell Sage 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: 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.
✅ Russell Sage College 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.
✅ Russell Sage College has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.
✅ Russell Sage College 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.
✅ Russell Sage College offers an honors program for highly-qualified applicants, but does not offer a Freshman Honors College.
❌ Russell Sage College does not require an internship for any students.
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 James Wheelock Clark Library and there is one other library on campus.
A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time. A 3-2 dual degree program is a five-year program wherein the first three years are spend taking undergraduate courses and the final two years are spent taking graduate courses. Upon completion of the 5 years, the student will be awarded two degrees, a bachelor's degree and a master's degree.
Russell Sage College offers these dual degree programs:
•3-2 dual degree program in business administration with Sage Graduate School
•3-2 dual degree program in nursing with Sage Graduate School
•Occupational therapy, physical therapy with Sage Graduate School
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 Russell Sage College 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.
Russell Sage College 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 Russell Sage College 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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