Graduation Requirements

The following is a list of the requirements to earn a Baccalaureate Degree from Roberts Wesleyan College.  Our faculty and staff strive to ensure that each student is meeting the graduation requirements for his/her program, however it is ultimately the student's responsibility.  Each student is encouraged to review regularly the degree requirements, and to direct questions to his/her advisor or to the Registration Office.  Degree requirements can be found in the traditional undergraduate catalog. 

Each candidate for graduation must meet all of the following requirements:

  •  A minimum of 124 semester hours, of which 31 credits must be completed in residence at Roberts Wesleyan College.
  • Proficiency in both mathematics and a foreign language.  See foreign language page under Academics or click the link above for more information.
  • Attain a minimum cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 2.00 in both the major and the degree. Note: Some programs require a higher cumulative GPA.
  • Receive no grade less than C- in those courses used to fulfill the requirements of the major.  Note: Some majors require higher grades for specific courses.
  • Apply and be accepted into the major by the faculty of the academic division in which the major is housed.
  • Meet the residency requirement, which states that 24 of the last 31 credits must be completed at Roberts Wesleyan College.
  • Complete a minimum of 60 liberal arts credits for a Bachelor of Science degree or a minimum of 90 liberal arts credits for a Bachelor of Arts degree.