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     Year 2004/2005
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University Mission
Degrees, Areas of Specialization,

After Admission
Financial Assistance
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Military and Veterans Information
Registration and Records
Academic Policies
Graduation and General Degree

Public Service and Research Centers
College Mission Statements
Undergraduate Degree Programs
Master's Degree Programs
Specialist Degree Programs
Doctoral Degree Programs
Course Numbering System
Course Listings and Descriptions
Graduation and General Degree Requirements
Additional Bachelor's Degrees
Application for Graduation
Associate of Arts Degree Requirements
Baccalaureate Honors
Bachelor's Degree Requirements
Degree Audit System
Doctor of Education Degree Requirements
Master's Degree Requirements
Posthumous Baccalaureate Degree
Specialist Degree Requirements
Substitution of Graduation Requirements for Students with Disabilities
Academic Requirements
Requirements for a bachelor's degree from UWF are listed below. The colleges and departments may have requirements which exceed these minimums. Students should refer to their SASS audits to review degree requirements. Please consult the individual departments for details. Minimum requirements are:
  1. 120 semester hours in an approved program;

  2. UWF cumulative 2.0 GPA with a major GPA of 2.0 (departments may set a minimum grade requirement in each course and limited access programs may require higher minimum major GPAs);

  3. 48 semester hours in upper-level course work;

  4. 30 semester hours (25% of degree program) residency requirement (must include last 30 semester hours of course work);

  5. 24 semester hours of upper-level work in the major field with a minimum of 18 upper-level semester hours in the major field at UWF;

  6. Fulfillment of College Level Academic Skills Test (CLAST) requirement;

  7. Fulfillment of Gordon Rule;

  8. Completion of all General Studies requirements;

  9. Completion of all program specific lower division common prerequisites;

  10. Completion of the admissions foreign language requirement;

  11. Nine hours of summer semester enrollment at an SUS institution (students who entered UWF with less than 60 semester hours);

  12. Students must be admitted and enroll at UWF for a minimum of one semester as degree-seeking in the degree program for which a degree is awarded. For example, a student must be admitted and enrolled for a minimum of one semester as an undergraduate, degree seeking student for a bachelor's degree to be awarded; and

  13. Students must enroll as a degree-seeking student for a minimum of one semester at UWF within the last five years of the date the degree is awarded. Students should contact their major department to determine the minimum of hours and courses in which to enroll. Students who need to be readmitted will be required to meet the degree requirements of the current Catalog.