University of New Haven requires at least 120 credit hours to complete a bachelor's degree.
If students would like to graduate in less time than normal, they can choose the accelerated degree program. University of New Haven accepts transfer credits. The school accepts AP credit. Additionally, University of New Haven has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.
NOTE: Around 68% of students who start college at University of New Haven finish the requirements for graduation within six years.
University of New Haven offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.
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Reminder: University of New Haven may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.
University of New Haven 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 required to take a computer class to fufill the graduation requirements for University of New Haven.
Reminder: Check with University of New Haven directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.
When choosing a major, University of New Haven students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at University of New Haven.
Student Designed Majors
Students must choose one of the majors offered by the college. Self-designed majors are not allowed.
University of New Haven does not require a senior project for all students.
Double Majoring at University of New Haven
University of New Haven 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 a graduate program.
✅ University of New Haven 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.
✅ University of New Haven has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.
✅ University of New Haven 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.
✅ University of New Haven offers an honors program for highly-qualified applicants, but does not offer a Freshman Honors College.
❌ Students at University of New Haven 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. While University of New Haven does not require internships for students of any major, internships can help students gain hands-on work experience for their resume, and explore career paths that interest them without committing to one path.
The main library on campus is the Marvin K. Peterson 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.
University of New Haven 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 University of New Haven 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.
University of New Haven 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 University of New Haven include:
•an ARMY ROTC branch unit on campus
•an Air Force ROTC branch unit hosted at a cooperating instution off campus
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