Program Requirements

LEAPYEAR is a 30-credit program consisting of two 15-credit semesters. 

First Semester (15 credits)

LCOR110 Practice & Community (3)

Nepal/India Group Travel
LCOR120 Cultural Immersion: Nepal/India (6) 
LCOR125 Wisdom Traditions of Nepal/India (6)

OR

Latin America Group Travel
LCOR121 Spanish Language Immersion (6)
LCOR126 Cultural Immersion: Latin America (6)

Second Semester (15 credits)

COR150 Diversity Seminar (3)
LCOR140 The Whole Human Being (6)
LCOR155 The World as Classroom (4) 
LCOR160 Being the Change (2)

Total 30 Credits

 

Naropa Degree Equivalencies

Students who earn passing grades and continue their studies at Naropa following their LEAPYEAR experience will have fulfilled 30 credits of their Naropa degree and half, or nearly half, of their Core Curriculum requirements.

 

Nepal/India Group Travel
15 Core Curriculum Credits Fulfilled + 15 Elective Credits (30 Total Credits)

LEAPYEAR Course Naropa Degree Requirement
LCOR110 Practice & Community Elective Credit
LCOR120 Cultural Immersion: Nepal/India  Core Area Requirement: Cultural & Historical Studies
LCOR125 Wisdom Traditions of Nepal/India Core Area Requirement: Word Wisdom Traditions
COR150 Diversity Seminar COR150 Diversity Seminar
LCOR140 The Whole Human Being  Core Area Requirement: Artistic Process
LCOR155 The World as Classroom  COR220 Community-Based Learning and Action
LCOR160 Being the Change  Elective Requirement

Latin America Group Travel
12 Core Curriculum Credits Fulfilled + 18 Elective Credits (30 Total Credits)

LEAPYEAR Course Naropa Degree Requirement
LCOR110 Practice & Community Elective Credit
LCOR121 Spanish Language Immersion  Elective Credit
LCOR126 Cultural Immersion: Latin America Core Area Requirement: Cultural & Historical Studies
COR150 Diversity Seminar COR150 Diversity Seminar
LCOR140 The Whole Human Being  Core Area Requirement: Artistic Process
LCOR155 The World as Classroom  COR220 Community-Based Learning and Action
LCOR160 Being the Change  Elective Credit

LEAPYEAR coursework will transfer to other colleges and universities as determined by their respective transfer credit review polices.

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