Academic Catalog

Second Baccalaureate Degree

To obtain a second Bachelor’s degree in a major different from that of the first degree conferred, a student must:

1. Develop an appropriate plan of study comprised of at least 30 semester hours of courses that do not duplicate those constituting the major(s) of the first degree.

2. Obtain approval of the plan of study from the department of the proposed new major, and the Provost.

3. Successfully complete at least 30 semester hours in residence at Muskingum University beyond the first degree, including a capstone experience and half of the hours for the major.

4. Earn a grade point average of 2.00 or above must be earned for all coursework presented in the new program. Some areas or majors may require a higher GPA for graduation.

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