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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

Each semester:


  • Completion of one Liberal Arts honors course
  • Attendance at monthly dinner colloquia on Wednesday evenings
  • Participation in one community service and three extracurricular activities that involve exploring NYC and its cultural offerings
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