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Westcliff University

Irvine, CA 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate42%
Acceptance Rate42%

Westcliff University Academics

Westcliff University requires a minimum of 120 to complete a bachelor's degree.

If students would like to graduate in less time than normal, they can choose the accelerated degree program. Westcliff University accepts transfer credits. The school accepts AP credit and IB credits. Additionally, Westcliff University has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.

Westcliff University offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.

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

Reminder: Westcliff University 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 Do I Have To Take At Westcliff University?

Westcliff University 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

Course Required?
2nd Language No
Math true
Science true
Computer Unknown

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

Majors at Westcliff University

When choosing a major, Westcliff University students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at Westcliff University.

Student Designed Majors

Students must choose one of the majors offered by the college. Self-designed majors are not allowed.

Senior Projects

Students are not required to complete a senior project unless it is required for their specific major.

Double Majoring at Westcliff University

Westcliff University 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 job searching or applying to a graduate program.

Frequently Asked Questions About Westcliff University

Does Westcliff University Offer Learning Disability Services?

✅ Westcliff University 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.

Does Westcliff University Offer Online Classes?

✅ Westcliff University has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.

Does Westcliff University Offer AP Credit?

✅ Westcliff University 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.

Does Westcliff University Have An Honors Program?

❌ Westcliff University does not offer an honors program or a Freshman Honor College.

Does Westcliff University Require Internships?

❌ Westcliff University does not require an internship for any students.

Students can still look for internships during the summer, or gain work experience with a part-time job.

Additional Information About Westcliff University

Westcliff University Library

The main library on campus is the Library and Information Resource Network (LIRN) and there are 2 other libraries on campus.

Dual Degree Programs at Westcliff University

A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time.

Westcliff University does not have any dual degree programs available for students.


Does Westcliff University have any ROTC programs?

Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every university. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.

Westcliff University does not have any ROTC programs.

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