Feb 25, 2024  
2023-2024 Catalog 
2023-2024 Catalog

Graduation Requirements for Undergraduates

It is your responsibility to know the requirements for your degree. Always review the ASU academic catalog corresponding to the academic year/semester in which you were admitted or readmitted for policies and procedures regarding your degree requirements.

  • Undergraduate Students include Transfer, Adams State Online, and Correspondence Students studying for the Bachelor’s Degree or the Associate’s Degree.
  • Bachelor’s Degrees include the Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), Bachelor of Fine Arts (B.F.A), and Bachelor of Science (B.S) degrees.
  • Associate’s Degrees include the Associate of Arts (A.A.) and the Associate of Science (A.S.) degrees.

Students Must Complete the Following for the Bachelor’s Degree

  • A minimum of 120 academic (non-PE) semester credits.

  • At least 42 academic credits must be upper division (300- to 400-level).
  • A cumulative scholastic average of 2.0.
  • General Education Requirements for Undergraduates  must be completed with an average GPA of at least 2.0.
  • All major, minor, area of concentration, or teacher licensure requirements for your chosen degree program must be satisfied.
  • Completion of both ENG 102  and the Undergraduate Writing Proficiency .
  • No D+ grade may apply to a major or minor field.

Students earning a degree with a double major where one major is in the Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Fine Arts, or Bachelor of Science degree area and the other major is another Bachelor’s degree area must select the type of diploma they wish to be granted.

Students Must Complete the Following for the Associate’s Degree