Academic and Research Programs at Webster University Geneva
We’re committed to providing a high-quality, personal and transformative academic experience to every student. Across our undergraduate and graduate programs, you have access to relevant courses and programs that meet your interests and goals, whether that’s earning an bachelor degree or advancing in your career with a masters qualification or certificate through executive education.
Our professors bring their expertise from both research and real-world practice into the classroom, and they approach their teaching in a way that prepares you for professional success and lifelong learning.
Webster University has been consistently accredited by the Higher Learning Commission
(HLC) since the University was founded in St. Louis, USA in 1915. Today, this accreditation,
which speaks to the quality of our teaching and research, carries across all of our
degree programs in Switzerland.
An Active Research Community
Collaborative and Diverse
Our faculty have ambitious research initiatives aimed at knowledge creation, strengthening the university's contributions across academic disciplines and contributing to the global impact of Webster.
Academics at Webster Geneva
Certainly! At Webster University Geneva, we honor your prior academic accomplishments. Credits from regionally-accredited institutions with a grade of C- or better can be smoothly transferred. We value your educational journey and strive to ensure your efforts are recognized and integrated into your academic path with us.
At Webster University in Geneva, we've streamlined the process of understanding transferable credits. Once admitted, you'll receive a Preliminary Evaluation Form detailing your course equivalencies. Furthermore, we have an extensive database that lists coursework from numerous institutions previously accepted as Webster equivalencies. Our detailed transfer guides also outline how classes from various schools align with specific majors at Webster. This transparency ensures you have a clear roadmap for your educational progression at our institution
Bachelor's students at Webster University Geneva have four to six courses during their first semester, amounting to 12 to 18 classroom hours each week. This includes both individual and group assignments to enhance learning.
Indeed, you can pursue a bachelor's degree in English at Webster University in Switzerland. Geneva, known as a global hub in Europe, offers a highly international environment where English is widely spoken, making it an ideal place for English language education.
At Webster University Geneva, in a semester, a full-time undergraduate student generally takes four to six courses, which, based upon academic performance and student success, ranges from 12-18 credit hours. Students generally have three-hour classes and spend three hours outside of class on homework (reading, studying and assignments) for every hour spent in class.
At Webster Geneva, we calculate and maintain a comprehensive grade point average (GPA) that encompasses all coursework completed at our institution. This GPA is not only a reflection of your academic performance at Webster, but also takes into account transfer credits if they are used to fulfill the required minimum 120 credit hours for degree completion.
An undergraduate bachelor student's typical semester at Webster University Geneva comprises two to three major-specific courses and two to three courses related to the Global Citizen Program (GCP), minors or certificates. This diverse curriculum fosters a well-rounded education by blending specialized knowledge with a broader understanding of various subjects, enriching the overall learning journey.
Walker Global Hybrid Courses provide students with a unique international experience through a focused online course plus a 1-week international trip to locations such as Brazil, China and Greece.
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