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Rules & Regulations Completion / Graduation

For overall information on the completion of your degree and graduation, please refer to the information below.

Required Credits for the Completion of Each Class Standing

The credits below are the minimum credits required for the following:

  1. To advance to the next academic level
  2. To change your major
  3. For certain extramural certification exams

College of Liberal Arts, College of Political Science, College of Commerce & Economics, College of Business Administration, and College of Global Integrated Studies (Division ofInternational Studies and Dept. of Advanced Industry Fusion)

Class Standing
(Academic Level)
1st Semester (Spring) 2nd Semester (Fall)
Freshman 16 credits or more 31 credits or more
Sophomore 47 credits or more 62 credits or more
Junior 78 credits or more 93 credits or more
Senior 109 credits or more 124 credits or more

College of Sciences, College of Architecture (Housing Environment Major), College of Engineering, College of Information & Communications, College of Animal Bioscience & Technology, College of Life & Environmental Sciences, College of Bioscience & Biotechnology, College of Art & Design, and College of Global Integrated Studies (Division of Interdisciplinary Studies)

Class Standing
(Academic Level)
1st Semester (Spring) 2nd Semester (Fall)
Freshman 17 credits or more 33 credits or more
Sophomore 50 credits or more 66 credits or more
Junior 83 credits or more 99 credits or more
Senior 116 or more 132 or more

College of Architecture (excluding Housing Environment Major) and College of Education

Class Standing
(Academic Level)
1st Semester (Spring) 2nd Semester (Fall)
Freshman 18 credits or more 35 credits or more
Sophomore 53 credits or more 70 credits or more
Junior 88 credits or more 105 credits or more
Senior 123 credits or more 140 credits or more

College of Veterinary Medicine

Class Standing 1st Semester (Spring) 2nd Semester (Fall)
Pre-
Veterinary
Program
Freshman 21 credits or more 42 credits or more
Sophomore 61 credits or more 81 credits or more
Veterinary
Program
Freshman 24 credits or more 48 credits or more
Sophomore 71 credits or more 95 credits or more
Junior 119 credits or more 142 credits or more
Senior 160 credits or more 179 credits or more

* Note: Multi-major students will receive the respective degrees for their majors simultaneously upon completion of the graduation requirements of all individual majors.

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