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Residence Requirement

Residence Requirement

For students following the 2005 or later Catalog

Undergraduate students earning baccalaureate degrees from Westminster must complete a minimum of 36 hours of coursework at the college. In addition, undergraduate students must complete in residence:

  • their last 36 hours of course work
  • at least 12 hours of upper division course work in any major
  • at least 8 hours of course work in any minor

A maximum of 88 credit hours of external credit is accepted toward a degree. External credit includes any transfer credit, credit by examination, and credit earned through Prior Learning Assessment.

For students following the 2004 or earlier Catalogs

Undergraduate students earning baccalaureate degrees from Westminster must complete a minimum of 36 hours of course work at the college, including at least 12 hours of upper division course work in their major, and they must be enrolled at Westminster during the semester in which they complete requirements for graduation.

A maximum of 88 credit hours of external credit is accepted toward a degree. External credit includes any transfer credit, credit by examination, and credit earned through Prior Learning Assessment.