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Program Requirements

Graduation requirements are the same for all degree programs: Associate in Applied Science (AAS), Bachelor of Fine Arts, and Bachelor of Science (BS). 

Graduation as a Presidential Scholar requires:

  • 3.5 GPA or higher
  • freshman retreat
  • freshman writing course
  • senior seminar course 

Each semester you are required to:

  • enroll and complete one Liberal Arts honors course
  • attend monthly dinner colloquia on Wednesday evenings
  • participate in one community service and three extracurricular activities that involve exploring NYC and its cultural offerings