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Compare the Old and New Credit-Hour Systems

Do you have any of the following questions about how the old credit-hour system compares with the new system that will be adopted in June 2018?

  • How many credits should I register for?
  • What is a full-time course load?
  • How many credits can I transfer?
  • How is the HASS requirement affected?
  • What does a double major entail?
  • Are requirements for the Dean's List impacted?
  • What about Latin honors?

Review our chart that compares the old credit-hour system with the new system!

Compare the Old and New Credit-Hour Systems

2018 Nutrition Data Summit

Get involved with the 2018 Nutrition Data Summit, a student-led initiative to promote data science learning among Tufts students, and expose students interested in computational and health sciences to the nutrition discipline. The 2018 Nutrition Data Summit will be held on October 4 - 6, 2018 in Boston.

The 2018 Nutrition Data Summit will provide students with more exposure to data sciences and unite students and faculty conducting interdisciplinary data-intensive research. Students will have the opportunity to share research projects, hear moderated debates on topics pertaining to applied nutrition, and participate in workshops on applied data analysis. 

Learn More About the 2018 Nutrition Data Summit

Dig into Data



Take an Athletics Mini-Course this Summer!

Summer 2018 Mini Courses

Looking for a good way to stay active this summer? Sign up for a 6-week Mini-Course with Tufts Athletics! Classes begin the week of June 4!

  • Zumba
  • Yoga
  • Spinning
  • Total Workout

View Mini-Course Offerings

Sign Up for a Mini-Course

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