University of Dubuque

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General Education Requirements

DEGREES & REQUIREMENTS

Undergraduate Degrees Offered:

• Associate of Arts
• Associate of Science
• Bachelor of Arts
• Bachelor of Business Administration
• Bachelor of Science
• Bachelor of Science in Nursing

All Bachelor Degrees Require:

• 120 credits of college work.
• At least 60 credits from accredited, four-year institutions.
• At least 56 credits from accredited, four-year institutions if transferring to UD with an Associate’s degree.
• At least 30 of the last 36 credit hours earned must be earned in residence at the University of Dubuque. On-line courses offered by UD are considered to be courses in residence, as are cross-registered courses to Clarke and Loras.
• A minimum grade point average of 2.0 for all work completed at UD.
• A minimum grade point average of 2.0 for all courses taken in a major is required unless a particular major requires a higher grade point average.
• Review departmental descriptions of majors for details.
• A grade of C or better when the minimum acceptable grade is stated to be a C (a grade of C- will not suffice).
• Completion of the UD Core Curriculum.
• A completed academic major.
• Completion of all specific degree requirements.
• Good academic standing.

SPECIFIC DEGREE REQUIREMENTS

Bachelor of Arts (BA)

• A major in a department that offers the BA.

Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)

• A major in Business Administration, Accounting, or Computer Information Systems.

Bachelor of Science (BS)

• A major in a department that offers the BS.

Associate of Arts (AA)

• A minimum of 64 credits.
• Core curriculum requirements.
• Elective credits may be concentrated into a specific area of interest if the student chooses.
• Minimum grade point average of 2.0 for all work completed.
• At least 30 of the last 36 hours must be completed in residence at the University of Dubuque.

Associate of Science (AS)

• A minimum of 64 credits.
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• Elective credits are to be concentrated, as specified, in departments that offer the BS.
• Minimum grade point average of 2.0 for all work completed.
• At least 30 of the last 36 hours must be completed in residence at the University of Dubuque.