Catawba College

2023 - 2024

Undergraduate Catalog

Transform through experience.

Inspire big dreams.

Belong to a legacy.


With 70+ top ranked programs rooted in the liberal arts and taught by dedicated faculty, you'll be sure to find what you're looking for.

Academics at Catawba College

We give you more choices. More challenges. And more life-changing opportunities.

At Catawba College, you'll be encouraged to explore your curiosity with our 70+ academic programs. With a student/faculty ratio that averages 11:1 and an average class size of 12, a Catawba College education is more than a degree - it's a journey of personal formation. We're with you every step of the way with outstanding resources, top-notch faculty, and limitless opportunities.

We’re a distinctive college known for our intellectual rigor, dedicated faculty, beautiful campus, and alumni fiercely loyal to their alma mater. We integrate the liberal arts, humanities, sciences, and professional programs preparing our graduates to succeed in an increasingly complex world.

About the Catalog

The information in the catalog applies to the 2023-2024 academic year and is accurate to the best of our knowledge, as of August 2023. Catawba College reserves the right to change matters described in the catalog, including academic programs and requirements, without prior notice and in accordance with established procedures. The College will publish changes, and students are responsible for informing themselves of such changes. Individual faculty and staff members are not at liberty to grant exceptions to these policies, and any such verbal agreements may not be honored by the College.