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The Ohio State University - 2017

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Degree Requirements

Bachelor's Degree Requirements

Complete all course requirements specified in a curriculum leading to a baccalaureate degree. Complete university requirements (curricular requirements and General Education). Earn a minimum of thirty semester credit hours through regular course enrollment at this university. Earn a cumulative point-hour ratio of not less than 2.00 on all hours undertaken. Earn a cumulative point-hour ratio of not less than 2.00 on all credit hours taken in the student’s academic area.

Master's Degree Requirements

Minimum overall GPA 3.0/4.0. Minimum 30 graduate semester credit hours required, 80% must be completed at this university over a period of at least two semesters. Satisfactory completion of the master’s examination for non-thesis option students, or submission of the Thesis Approval form and electronic submission of the approved thesis by the published deadline for thesis option students. Completion of the master’s degree requirements established by the department graduate studies committee (specific requirements and options vary by program).

Doctoral Degree Requirements

Minimum overall GPA 3.0/4.0 for all graduate credit hours completed at this university.
Satisfactory completion of the candidacy examination.
Doctoral students who achieve candidacy must be enrolled in at least three credits every semester of their candidacy (summer term excluded) until graduation.
Satisfactory completion of final oral examination. Submission of the approved dissertation and abstract. Completion of the Ph.D. requirements established by the department Graduate Studies Committee (specific requirements and options vary by program).
Completion of doctoral degree requirements within 5 years after being admitted to candidacy. Minimum of 80 graduate semester credit hours, at least 50 of which must be completed beyond the master’s degree, and of which at least 24 must be taken at this university.