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 is one of only 118 colleges in the U.S. to be approved for membership in the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU), and is a founding member.

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Upcoming Events
Apr23
Chapel
Geneva chaplain Rutledge Etheridge
Metheny Fieldhouse 10:10 a.m.

Apr23
Networking & Etiquette Dinner
Presidents Dining Room 5:00 p.m.

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.
ALUMNI
Celebration Weekend for the classes of ’54 and ’64
Special events for 50- and 60-year alumni are planned to coincide with Commencement.
ARTS & CULTURE
Geneva Reading Series IV: "A New, New Hope"
The final event in the series for the 2013-14 academic year will be on Apr. 23 at 7 p.m.
ARTS & CULTURE
Symphonic Band to present Spring Concert
The 68-member ensemble will perform on Apr. 26 at 7:30 p.m.