General Degree Requirements

Associate’s Degrees
In order to earn an Associate’s Degree, a student must successfully complete the following degree requirements:
• A minimum of 61 total credit hours
• Completion of the Liberal Arts Core curriculum as specified for the A.A. in General Studies 
• A minimum of 18 credit hours in the major area of study and a minimum of one-half of the major courses in residence at ENC 
• Electives completing the total number of credit hours needed
• A cumulative grade point average of 1.8 or better

Bachelor’s Degrees
In order to earn a Bachelor’s Degree, a student must successfully complete the following degree requirements:
• A minimum of 123 total credit hours
• Completion of the Liberal Arts Core curriculum (General Education requirements)
• Completion of a major, as specified in the departmental listing, with a grade of C or better for all courses applied to the major, unless otherwise stated by the department
• Completion of the senior year (30 credit hours) and a minimum of one-half of the major in residence at ENC
• Electives completing the total number of credit hours needed
• Comprehensive examination and/or project in the major field completed to the satisfaction of the major department
• A cumulative grade point average of 2.0 or better based on student major

Dual Degrees: BA, BMus, and BS Degrees
Students who pursue two majors that are different degrees (Bachelor of Arts degree, Bachelor of Music degree and Bachelor of Science degree) are considered to be dual degree students. A dual degree student must complete the following requirements:
• A minimum of 152 total credit hours
• Completion of the Liberal Arts Core curriculum (General Education requirements)
• Completion of two majors as specified in the departmental listings, with a grade of C- or better for all courses applied to either major
• Completion of the senior year (30 credit hours) and a minimum of one-half of the major in residence at ENC
• Electives completing the total number of credit hours needed
• Comprehensive examinations in both major fields completed to the satisfaction of each major department
• A cumulative grade point average of 2.0 or better

Minors
Minors are offered in every area of study in which a major is offered. Minors generally consist of 15 credits in a department. Please consult the individual departmental curriculum for requirement details. A minimum of one-half of the minor must be completed at ENC.


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