Salve Regina University requires at least 120 credit 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. Salve Regina University accepts transfer credits. The school accepts AP credit and IB credits. Additionally, Salve Regina University has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.
NOTE: Around 73% of students who start college at Salve Regina University complete all the credits required within six years.
Salve Regina University offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.
|Accelerated Degree Program||√|
|Transfer Credits Accepted||√|
|AP Credit Accepted||√|
|IB Credits Accepted||√|
|Summer Classes Available||√|
|New Student Orientation||√|
Reminder: Salve Regina University may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.
Salve Regina University 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
Students do not have to take a computer class.
Reminder: Check with Salve Regina University directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.
When choosing a major, Salve Regina University students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at Salve Regina University.
Student Designed Majors
Students must choose one of the majors offered by the college. Self-designed majors are not allowed.
Salve Regina University does not require a senior project for all students.
Double Majoring at Salve Regina University
Salve Regina 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: Declaring a double major 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.
✅ Salve Regina 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.
❌ Salve Regina University does not have distance learning options or fully-online programs, so students must be able to attend classes on-campus.
✅ Salve Regina 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.
✅ Salve Regina University offers an honors program for highly-qualified applicants, but does not offer a Freshman Honors College.
🟨 Salve Regina University 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 McKillop 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. 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.
Salve Regina University offers these dual degree programs:
•3-2 dual degree program in engineering in partnership with Washington University
•3-2 dual degree program in business administration
•Administration of justice, holistic counseling, international relations, MBA, management, rehabilitation counseling, applied behavior analysis, Pharm.D. with University of Saint Joseph, data science with UMass Dartmouth
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 Salve Regina University 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.
Salve Regina University 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 Salve Regina University include:
•an Army ROTC branch unit hosted at a cooperating instution off campus
Choose one of the options below to find out more about about Salve Regina University:
Connect with other students, parents, and admissions professionals to learn more about about Salve Regina University in the College Confidential forums.
Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved
Tuition and Fees
Claim your page to customize your profile and connect with students!
Want to find money for school that doesn’t need to be paid back? Access insights and advice on how to search and apply for scholarships!
Connect with the world's largest college forum for candid, authentic discussion.