Geneva College

Academics

 

Requirements

Admission Requirements

  • Minimum five years experience after high school
  • Minimum of 64 transfer credits
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0
  • Writing competency demonstrated by a C- or higher in English Composition
  • Personal computer with internet access
  • Introduction to Psychology (human services majors only)

Bachelor's Degree Requirements

A bachelor’s degree from Geneva College consists of 126 credits made up of the following:
  • Core Requirements - Most colleges require students to take a number of core or liberal arts courses to ensure a broad-based educational experience.
  • Major - Your major is the field in which you earn your degree. Geneva College’s Adult Degree Programs offers majors in organizational leadership, organizational development, human resources, human services and Christian ministry leadership. Each of the four majors consists of 48 credits.
  • Electives - Additional credits may be necessary to complete your degree requirements. These courses may be in an area of interest to you.

Core Requirements

For graduation, students must successfully complete the following core requirements:
  • Humanities, six credit hours—A study of literary, visual and musical arts in a historical and intellectual context.
    Options include:
    Art appreciation and history
    World literature
    Western civilization
    Music appreciation and history
    History of philosophy
    History of theater
  • Natural science, six credit hours—Can be three credits of science and three credits of math.
    Options include:
    Biology
    Chemistry
    Physics
    Geology
    Astronomy
    Earth space or physical science
    College-level math, minimum of two years of high school algebra
    Statistics
  • Social science, three credit hours—must be an introductory-level, survey course.
    Options include:
    Economics
    U.S. history
    Psychology
    Sociology
    Political science



 

Point of Excellence

Geneva College is the only CCCU institution with a full-time program in Rome, Italy. In Rome, students spend a semester studying the humanities, traveling throughout Italy and Europe, and engaging in volunteer activities.

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Upcoming Events
COMMUNITY
2014 One Acts –“Comic Relief”
The collection of five student-driven plays runs from April 24-26.
COMMUNITY
“How Then Shall We Sing? An evening of Psalms” at the College Hill RP Church
New Song and The Grace Notes will perform Psalms in a variety of styles on Wed., Apr. 30 at 7 p.m.
ADMISSIONS
Representatives will be in Cranberry on April 29
Information about a variety of undergraduate and graduate programs, which are offered through seven institutions including Geneva, will be presented.
SUMMER CLASSES
Advance your degree through May@Geneva
Running May 12 through June 6, May term offers key courses as well as electives and travel options.
COMMUNITY
Geneva to host National Day of Prayer breakfast
Faculty, staff, students and the community are invited to campus for prayer and breakfast on Thu., May 1 at 7:30 a.m.