12-00 Admission of a Provisional Student as a Degree Candidate


12-30 Baccalaureate Degree Candidate
12-70 Associate Degree Candidate


12-30 Baccalaureate Degree Candidate Print This Policy

Revisions to Policy 12-30 were approved by the Senate on April 29, 2014. Implementation pending ACUE action. To view revisions, see the legislative report.

An applicant must complete a minimum of 18 baccalaureate credits with a minimum grade-point average of 2.00 as a provisional student. All these credits must be earned at this University. The applicant also must satisfy the entrance requirements (Carnegie Units) of the college of enrollment.

Note: A person planning to apply for admission as a baccalaureate degree candidate should be aware of the program requirements of the college concerned while taking courses as a provisional student. A person may take courses to make up deficiencies in the entrance requirements (Carnegie Units) or in the advanced standing requirements.

A-6 Provisional Student (Degree Seeking)/Nondegree to Degree-Commonwealth Campuses/Penn State Erie, The Behrend College

Revised: 3/2/76
Revised: 3/14/78


12-70 Associate Degree Candidate Print This Policy

Revisions to Policy 12-70 were approved by the Senate on April 29, 2014. Implementation pending ACUE action. To view revisions, see the legislative report.

An applicant must complete a minimum of 9 credits with a minimum grade-point average of 2.00 as a provisional student. All these credits must be earned at this University. The applicant also must satisfy the entrance requirements (Carnegie Units) of either the major in which enrollment is desired or of the Division of Undergraduate Studies if the student wishes to enroll in that division. An applicant who has completed at least the equivalent to one year's associate degree work before applying for admission as an associate degree candidate must have the approval of either the dean of the college in which enrollment is desired or of the dean of the Division of Undergraduate Studies if the student wishes to enroll in that division.

Note: A person planning to apply for admission as an associate degree candidate should be aware of the program requirements of the college or major concerned while taking courses as a provisional student. A person may take courses to make up deficiencies in the entrance requirements (Carnegie Units).

A-5 Provisional Student to Degree Candidate Application Procedure

Revised: 3/2/76
Revised: 3/14/78


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