Catalogue 2019 - 2020

Components of a Typical Undergraduate Degree

Undergraduate students must follow the degree requirements outlined in the catalog in effect when they enroll at Western New England University. In the event of changes to degree requirements in their curriculum or the creation of a new academic program, students may select a subsequent catalog and must follow the requirements of that catalog. Students readmitted to the University after an absence of at least one year will follow the degree requirements outlined by the catalog in effect at the time of re-enrollment.

The courses required for a degree differ with the choice of major program and the college within which that program is offered. All students are subject to three classifications of course requirements:

  1. General University requirements
  2. College requirements designed to broaden and deepen students’ knowledge of disciplines outside of their majors.
  3. The requirements of a major