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The University of Tulsa - 2016

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Degree Requirements

Bachelor's Degree Requirements

All degrees are awarded by a vote of the University's Board of Trustees upon recommendation by the faculty. Students must complete their prescribed curricula with at least a 2.0 grade point average and a 2.0 in the major field as determined by the department. The last 45 semester hours must be completed in residence.

Master's Degree Requirements

Candidates for most masters' degrees at The University of Tulsa must complete a minimum of 30 semester hours of graduate study. Not more than six semester hours of approved graduate work completed in residence elsewhere may be accepted for credit toward the degree. A 3.0 grade point average is the minimum normal for the master's degree program. Students must maintain a 3.0 overall grade point average and at least a 3.0 average in their major field of study. Not more than six hours of C grades in course work can be applied to a master's degree. Thesis grades are recorded on a pass-fail basis and are not computed in grade point averages. A passing grade in all thesis hours is required. All graduate students must be enrolled during the final semester of completion of degree requirements. Candidates may be required by the major program to pass an oral or written comprehensive examination in the major and minor fields in addition to the regular course examinations.

Doctoral Degree Requirements

Candidates for doctoral degrees must complete a minimum of 90 semester hours of graduate study (60 hours beyond the master's degree). At least two consecutive semesters in residence at The University of Tulsa as a full-time student are required. Not more than 12 hours of approved graduate work completed in residence elsewhere may be accepted for credit toward the degree. A 3.0 grade point average is required in all courses.