05-00 and 06-00 Degree Candidates


06-57 Advanced Standing with Forgiveness

An advanced standing applicant who has not achieved a grade point average of 2.00 (on a 4.00 scale) for all graded courses taken at all institutions previously attended, but whose grade point average is at least 2.00 (on a 4.00 scale) for all graded courses taken at all institutions attended in the four years prior to the requested enrollment semester, will be considered for advanced standing admission to degree candidacy with forgiveness.

Note a: An advanced standing applicant whose grade point average is below 2.00 (on a 4.00 scale) who has not attempted any collegiate level course work in the four years prior to the requested enrollment semester will also be considered for advanced standing admission to degree candidacy with forgiveness.

Note b: For an advanced standing applicant who has been honorably discharged from the armed services or is an active duty member of the armed services and has served at least 365 days, the four year rule is waived, provided that the grade-point average of below 2.00 (on a 4.00 scale) occurred prior to military service and the grade-point average of all coursework during or since military service is at least 2.00 (on a 4.00 scale).

Initial Legislation: 1/22/91

Revised: 4/23/96
Revised: 8/28/12