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6. Academic Programs and Requirements

6.2. Academic Policies

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6.2.2. Graduate

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Effective Date: 10-18-1978

Revision Date: 3-21-2006

UNIVERSITY POLICY STATEMENT:

It is the policy of the University to administer graduate programs to qualified graduate students.

 

 UNIVERSITY PRACTICE:

The Graduate Catalog provides procedures for the following requirements:

  • Program requirements and prerequisites
  • Academic advising
  • Academic load
  • Degree and award credit hours 
  • Time-to-degree
  • Transfer of credit from other universities or other graduate degrees
  • Course auditing
  • Course limitations
  • Course withdrawal
  • Grading system
  • Grade point average guidelines for graduation 
  • Residency
  • Graduate course enrollment by undergraduate students
  • Undergraduate courses allowed on a graduate program of study
  • Probation and dismissal
  • Degree audit for graduation

 

RESPONSIBILITY FOR IMPLEMENTATION:

The Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, and the Vice President for Enrollment Services are responsible for the overall implementation, administration and interpretation of this policy. 

 

SCOPE OF POLICY COVERAGE:

The policy applies to all graduate students. 

 

Authority for Creation and Revision

Minutes of the Board of Regents, October 18, 1978, para.  .1997M.
Minutes of the Board of Regents, March 21, 2006, para.  .6590M.