Academics at Radford

Radford University provides limitless opportunities for learning, growth and collaboration. The University is committed to the development of  mature, responsible, well-educated citizens. In addition to acquiring a diverse body of knowledge, Radford University graduates will possess a love of learning and a range of intellectual skills that enable them to meet the challenges and realize the promise of living in  a complex, multicultural, and ever-changing world.

Radford University provides a plethora of high-quality degree options in six unique colleges. Whether you are interested in accounting, dance, education or nursing – or one of our 108 graduate and undergraduate degree programs or certificate programs – you will find a quality educational program that fits your unique aspirations.

The centerpiece of the University Core is a series of four interdisciplinary courses in Core Foundations. These courses synthesize skills in critical thinking, oral and written communications, technology and information literacy, and ethical reasoning.

Learn more about the core curriculum, academic advising and specific program requirements. For more facts about Radford University, check out our Factbook.