Truckee Meadows Community College requires at least 120 to graduate with 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. The school accepts AP credit. Additionally, Truckee Meadows Community College has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.
Truckee Meadows Community College offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.
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Reminder: Truckee Meadows Community College may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.
Truckee Meadows Community College does not have a core curriculum. Since there are no specific-classes required in order to graduate, students have a lot of flexibiity about what classes they choose to take.
Students are not required to fulfill a language requirement
Students do not have to take a computer class.
Reminder: Check with Truckee Meadows Community College directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.
When choosing a major, Truckee Meadows Community College students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at Truckee Meadows Community College.
Student Designed Majors
Students must choose one of the majors offered by the college. Self-designed majors are not allowed.
Truckee Meadows Community College does not require a senior project for all students.
Double Majoring at Truckee Meadows Community College
Truckee Meadows Community 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 require more work but it can provide an interesting mix of experience that helps students stand out when job searching or applying to grad school.
✅ Truckee Meadows Community 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.
✅ Truckee Meadows Community College has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.
✅ Truckee Meadows Community 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.
❌ Truckee Meadows Community College does not offer an honors program or a Freshman Honor College.
❌ Students at Truckee Meadows Community College are not required to complete an internship as a graduation requirement.
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 Elizabeth Sturm Library and there are 3 other libraries on campus.
A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time.
Truckee Meadows Community College 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 Truckee Meadows Community 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.
Truckee Meadows Community College 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 Truckee Meadows Community College include:
•an Army ROTC branch unit hosted at a cooperating instution off campus
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