It is possible to transfer up to 75 credits from other institutions towards a bachelor's degree, and 30 credits towards an associates' degree for 100-level or higher courses completed within the last 10 years.
Four more colleges -- including competitive Colorado College and the Rhode Island School of Design -- have gone test optional in admissions. A committee at the college has spent the last year studying the issue and recommended the change.
Colorado officials said they expected the new policy to diversify the class.
With a student faculty ratio of only 11 to 1, Elms College students benefit from plenty of personal interaction with professors.
Academic programs include 35 undergraduate majors and six graduate programs.
Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Elms College, with a 75% acceptance rate, turns away one-quarter of applicants each year, making it open to the majority of applicants.
The SLPA major follows ASHA guidelines and consists of a sequential study of normal development and functioning of speech, language, and hearing, and introductory courses concerned with communication disorders along with a more in-depth study of intervention principles and techniques.
The program culminates in a clinical fieldwork experience allowing you to work in an education environment under the direction of a speech-language pathologist.
Our mission is to provide rigorous academic challenges in preparation for careers and for life, enabling you to leave Elms College richer than you started — rooted in faith, educated in mind, compassionate in heart, responsive to civic and social obligations, and capable of adjusting to change without compromising principle.
At the core of our success is the ability to build relationships and developing a sense of community that our students thrive in, and one that they take with them as they graduate.