Satisfactory Progress

Satisfactory progress means satisfying requirements in the College of Science, in this graduate catalog, and in the regulations specified by the departments.

The College of Science sets minimum standards for all students to fulfill. Departments and programs may have additional requirements that exceed those of the College of Science. Students in the College of Science must be making satisfactory progress, including working toward the graduation requirement of a grade-point average of 3.000 in their coursework and the timely completion of coursework and comprehensive/qualifying examinations. See also the university’s policy on academic standing (“Minimum Cumulative GPA”).