Thiel College requires a minimum of 124 credit hours to graduate with a bachelor's degree.
There is no accelarated degree program at Thiel College, but students who wish to save money or graduate early can look into transferring in credits. Thiel College accepts transfer credits. The school accepts AP credit and IB credits. Many students like to take classes in the summer, to earn extra credits. However, Thiel College does not offer classes during the summer.
NOTE: Around 41% of students who start college at Thiel College complete all the credits required within six years.
Thiel College offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.
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Reminder: Thiel College may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.
Thiel 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
Students are not required to take a computer class to graduate.
Reminder: Check with Thiel College directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.
When choosing a major, Thiel College students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at Thiel College.
Student Designed Majors
Students must choose one of the majors offered by the college. Self-designed majors are not allowed.
Thiel College does not require a senior project for all students.
Double Majoring at Thiel College
Thiel 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.
✅ Thiel College 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.
✅ Thiel College has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.
✅ Thiel 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.
✅ Thiel College 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 Thiel College.
🟨 Thiel College 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 Langenheim Memorial 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.
Thiel College offers these dual degree programs:
•3-2 dual degree program in engineering in partnership with Case Western Reserve University and University of Pittsburgh
•3-2 dual degree program in forestry with Duke University
•Physician assistant with Chatham University
Does Thiel College 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.
Thiel College does not have any ROTC programs.
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