Wingate University requires at least 120 credit hours to complete a bachelor's degree.
There is no accelarated degree program at Wingate University, but students who wish to save money or graduate early can look into transferring in credits. Wingate University accepts transfer credits. The school accepts AP credit and IB credits. Many students like to take classes in the summer, to earn extra credits. However, Wingate University does not offer classes during the summer.
NOTE: Around 61% of students who start college at Wingate University finish the requirements for graduation within six years.
Wingate University offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.
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Reminder: Wingate University may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.
Wingate University 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
Students do not have to take a computer class.
Reminder: Check with Wingate University directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.
When choosing a major, Wingate University students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at Wingate University.
Student Designed Majors
Students must choose one of the majors offered by the college. Self-designed majors are not allowed.
Wingate University does not require a senior project for all students.
Double Majoring at Wingate University
Wingate 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: Double majoring 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 grad school.
✅ Wingate University 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.
✅ Wingate University has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.
✅ Wingate 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.
✅ Wingate University offers an honors program for highly-qualified applicants, but does not offer a Freshman Honors College. Students must complete a senior project if they are in the Honors Program at Wingate University.
🟨 Wingate University 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 Ethel K. Smith Library.
A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time.
Wingate University 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 Wingate University 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.
Wingate University 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 Wingate University 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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