Assumption’s academic program is rooted in a 2,000-year-old academic tradition that prepares students for everything the future holds.
A broad range of academic options
Pursue a degree in criminology. Begin your journey to become a medical doctor or lawyer. Minor in music. With 35 majors and 47 minors to choose from, Assumption offers degree options to fit every interest and career ambition.Majors and Minors
Growth in all dimensions—mind, body, and spirit
At Assumption, who you are is just as important as what you do. Here, you’ll have unparalleled opportunities to grow your knowledge, broaden your perspectives, pursue your every interest, and prepare to lead a successful, fulfilling, and meaningful life.
Assumption’s second campus in Rome, Italy
Not many universities have an additional campus in Europe. Assumption does. Located in Rome, Italy, Assumption’s European campus uses Italy as a living classroom. From the Appian Way to the Sistine Chapel, and from Florence to Pompeii, you’ll explore the art, culture, food, history, and faith of Italy through our optional, one-of-a-kind study abroad experience ranked a top ten program in the nation.
Internships with respected local and global institutions. Immersive study abroad experiences across the globe, from Dublin to Tokyo. In-depth research on topics ranging from DNA repair to American fashion trends. Assumption offers you endless ways to apply your classroom learning in real-world settings—and develop invaluable skills and insights.
Highly accessible faculty
The level of personal attention students receive at Assumption is second to none. Our faculty and staff are eager to mentor the next generation of leaders, always available to support you with extra help, advice, internship opportunities, and job connections.
Unparalleled academic support
Assumption offers a comprehensive range of programs and services to ensure you get the most out of your experience, including a personal academic advisor who will help you choose classes and make crucial internship, graduate school, and job connections. We also offer tutoring services; disability support; library, IT, and media resources; and more.
The fast track to your future
Taking summer classes, with many online options available, allows you to catch up on your credits or accelerate the pace at which you earn your degree. Summer courses are taught by the same exceptional faculty and with the same degree of rigor as our fall and spring semester courses with one major difference: They are offered at a reduced rate.