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The Rochester Curriculum

There’s only one required course

With the Rochester Curriculum, undergraduate students in Arts, Sciences & Engineering build their own program of study. There are no general education requirements and no traditional “core” curriculum. Here’s how it works:

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Majors and minors

The Rochester Curriculum is all about freedom. This level of flexibility means most students find they have time to double- or triple-major, study abroad, conduct research, take music lessons, lead teams or clubs, or give back to the community.

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