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Sacred Heart University Available Degrees, Graduation Requirements, & Faculty Information

Fairfield, CT

Academic Calendar System
Semester
Summer Session
Offered
General Catalog/Bulletin
Online Catalog

Undergraduate Education


Undergraduate Majors

  • Accounting
  • Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions, Other
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Athletic Training/Trainer
  • Biochemistry
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology
  • Chemistry, General
  • Communication, General
  • Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other
  • Computer Engineering, General
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
  • Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Economics, General
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Fashion Merchandising
  • Finance, General
  • Game and Interactive Media Design
  • General Studies
  • History, General
  • Hotel/Motel Administration/Management
  • Information Technology
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mathematics, General
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General
  • Neuroscience
  • Philosophy
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
Most Popular Disciplines
Health professions and related sciences, Business/marketing, Psychology
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
Engineering, health professions and a law program with Seton Hall University, pre-pharmacy with University of St. Joseph's
Special Programs
Accelerated program, Distance learning, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session
Study Abroad
Offered
Online Degrees
Some online degree programs

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements


General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Computer
Students required to own/lease a computer
Foreign Language
Required
Math/Science
Required for all students

Faculty and Instruction


Full-Time Faculty
329
Part-Time Faculty
641
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
27%
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 8% of classes
10-19 students: 34% of classes
20-29 students: 39% of classes
30-39 students: 18% of classes
40-49 students: 1% of classes
50-99 students: 1% of classes
Over 100 students: 0% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
Not reported

Advanced Placement


International Baccalaureate
Accepted
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations
Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing
Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources


Library Available on Campus
Yes
Holdings
381,236
Computer Ownership
Students required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
499
Internet/E-mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services


Remedial Instruction
Offered
Tutoring
Available
Services for Learning Disabled Students
Available
Services for Physically Disabled Students
Hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Graduate/Professional School Education


Master's Degrees Offered

Master of Education, Master of Physician Assistant Studies, Master of Public Health, Master of Science, Master of Science in Nursing, Master of Arts in Teaching, Master of Science in Occupational Therapy

Master's Programs of Study

  • Education--General
  • Family Nurse Practitioner Studies
  • Nursing Education
  • Nursing and Healthcare Administration
  • Nursing--General

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Doctor of Physical Therapy, Doctor of Nursing Practice

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • Family Nurse Practitioner Studies
  • Nursing Education
  • Nursing and Healthcare Administration
  • Nursing--General
  • Physical Therapy

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