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Becker College
Worcester, MA
Academic Calendar System Semester
Summer Session Offered
General Catalog/Bulletin  
UNDERGRADUATE EDUCATION
Undergraduate Majors

Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects

Business Administration and Management, General

Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other

Computer Graphics

Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration

Criminal Justice/Safety Studies

Early Childhood Education and Teaching

Education, General

Elementary Education and Teaching

Equestrian/Equine Studies

Forensic Science and Technology

Graphic Design

Horse Husbandry/Equine Science and Management

Human Resources Management and Services, Other

Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching

Kinesiology and Exercise Science

Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies

Marketing/Marketing Management, General

Pre-Veterinary Studies

Psychology, General

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Sport and Fitness Administration/Management

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UNDERGRADUATE EDUCATION - continued
Most Popular Disciplines Visual and performing arts, Health professions and related sciences, Business/marketing, Psychology
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs Business administration, nursing, mental health counseling
Special Programs Accelerated program, Double major, Independent study, Teacher certification, Cooperative education program, Internships, Semester at sea
Study Abroad Offered
Online Degrees Some online degree programs
CURRICULUM AND GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS
General Education/Core Curriculum Required
Computer Not required
Foreign Language Not required
Math/Science Required for all students
ADVANCED PLACEMENT
International Baccalaureate Accepted
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing Available through AP examinations
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FACULTY AND INSTRUCTION
Full-Time Faculty 43
Part-Time Faculty 187
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree 72%
Regular Class Size 2-9 students: 25% of classes
10-19 students: 26% of classes
20-29 students: 33% of classes
30-39 students: 11% of classes
40-49 students: 4% of classes
50-99 students: 1% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size 2-9 students: 24% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 60% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 14% of discussion sections/labs
30-39 students: 2% of discussion sections/labs
ACADEMIC RESOURCES
Libraries
Library Available on Campus Yes
Holdings 37,487
Computing
Computer Ownership Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus 404
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
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GRADUATE/PROFESSIONAL SCHOOL EDUCATION
Master's Degrees Offered
Master of Arts
Master's Programs of Study

Counseling Psychology

Counselor Education

Social Psychology

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GRADUATE/PROFESSIONAL SCHOOL EDUCATION - continued
Doctoral Degrees Offered
Not reported
Doctoral Programs of Study
Not reported