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Washington College

Chestertown, MD 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate75%

Washington College Academics

Washington College requires a minimum of 128 credits 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. Washington College accepts transfer credits. The school accepts AP credit and IB credits. Additionally, Washington College has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.

NOTE: Around 71% of students who start college at Washington College finish the requirements for graduation within six years.

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Academic Options Yes No Note
Accelerated Degree Program
Transfer Credits Accepted
AP Credit Accepted
IB Credits Accepted
Summer Classes Available
New Student Orientation

Reminder: Washington College may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.

What Classes Will I Take At Washington College?

Washington 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 as well as a math and science requirement.

Students are not required to take a computer class to graduate.

Course Required?
2nd Language Yes
Math Yes
Science Yes
Computer No

Reminder: Check with Washington College directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.

Majors at Washington College

When choosing a major, Washington College students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at Washington College.Washington College allows students to design their own major, if desired. If students would like to study something that is not offered as an official major, designing their own major is a great alternative. Students are not required to complete a senior project unless it is required for their specific major. Washington 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 a unique combination of experience that helps students stand out when looking for a job or applying to grad school.

Frequently Asked Questions About Washington College

Does Washington College Have Services For Students With Disabilities?

🟨 Check with Washington College directly for information on any possible available services for students with disabilities.

Does Washington College Offer Online Classes?

🟨 For more information on any possible distant learning options available at Washington College, contant the school directly.

Does Washington College Give AP Credit?

✅ Washington College true Schools have different requirements for what AP scores they accept, so some students may not receive AP credit.

Does Washington College Have An Honors Program?

✅ Washington College true for highly-qualified applicants. Students must complete a senior project if they are in the Honors Program at Washington College.

Does Washington College Require Internships?

🟨 Washington College does not require an internship for all students, but does require an internship for students in some majors. Students can look for internships during the summer, or gain work experience with a part-time job.

Additional Information About Washington College

Washington College Library

The main library on campus is the Clifton M. Miller Library.

Dual Degree Programs at Washington College

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.

Washington College offers these dual degree programs:

•3-2 dual degree program in engineering in partnership with Columbia University and Washington University

•3-2 dual degree program in nursing with University of Maryland and Johns Hopkins

•Pharmacy with University of Maryland


Does Washington 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.

Washington College does not have any ROTC programs.

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Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Feb 15
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