Core Curriculum & Experiences

  • Carlow's baccalaureate degree program requires the completion of 120 credits (nursing majors must complete 123).

    • 12 to 18 credits per semester = full-time student; the normal load is usually 13 to 16 credits per semester (additional tuition charge for credits beyond 18/semester)

    Programs offered through Adult Undergraduate Admissions are accelerated in time, format, or both.

    The core curriculum is framed around three components:

    All incoming first-year, first-time undergraduate students are required to meet specific requirements.