Catalogue 2016 - 2017

Qualifications for a Baccalaureate Degree

In order to qualify for a baccalaureate degree a student must:

  1. Comply with the entrance requirements for normal matriculation.
  2. Meet the attendance requirement.
  3. Receive passing grades in all courses required for the degree.
  4. Attain a minimum grade point average of 2.0 for the entire curriculum. (Transfer students must maintain a 2.0 average in courses taken at the University. Transfer hours are not included in determining the Western New England University grade point average.)
  5. Attain a minimum grade point average of 2.0 in the major.
  6. Complete at least 30 credit hours at Western New England University.
  7. Complete at least 24 of the last 30 credit hours used in satisfaction of the degree requirements with courses offered by programs of Western New England University.
  8. Complete an Application for Degree form, which will place the student’s name on the list for October, February, May, or August degree conferral, as appropriate.