University of Puerto Rico at Carolina requires a minimum of 137 credits to graduate with a bachelor's degree.
Many students like to take classes in the summer, to earn extra credits. However, University of Puerto Rico at Carolina does not offer classes during the summer.
NOTE: Around 48% of students who start college at University of Puerto Rico at Carolina graduate within six years.
University of Puerto Rico at Carolina offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.
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Reminder: University of Puerto Rico at Carolina 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 Puerto Rico at Carolina 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 University of Puerto Rico at Carolina directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.
When choosing a major, University of Puerto Rico at Carolina 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 Puerto Rico at Carolina.
Student Designed Majors
Students must choose one of the majors offered by the college. Self-designed majors are not allowed.
University of Puerto Rico at Carolina does not require a senior project for all students.
✅ University of Puerto Rico at Carolina 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.
🟨 For more information on any possible distant learning options available at University of Puerto Rico at Carolina, contant the school directly.
❌ University of Puerto Rico at Carolina does not offer credit for Advanced Placement (AP) classes taken during high school.
❌ University of Puerto Rico at Carolina does not offer an honors program
🟨 University of Puerto Rico at Carolina 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 Learning Resource Center, Prof. Jose Paulino Fernandez-Miranda.
A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time.
For more information on possible dual degree options at University of Puerto Rico at Carolina, contact the university directly.
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 Puerto Rico at Carolina have any ROTC programs?
Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every college. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.
University of Puerto Rico at Carolina 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 Puerto Rico at Carolina 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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