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Undergraduate Catalog 2014-2015

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Credits

The following terms apply to a student’s enrollment and academic record.

  1. Credit hour - A unit of measure attached to each course based on the total hours of instruction. The minimum credit hours required for any baccalaureate degree at Fayetteville State University is 120.
  2. Attempted hours - The credit hours in which a student is enrolled for a semester at Fayetteville State University, to include hours transferred from other institutions.
  3. Earned hours - The credit hours for each course in which a student earns a final grade of D or better at Fayetteville State University and credit hours transferred from other institutions with a grade of C or better.
  4. GPA hours - The credit hours used in the calculation of a student’s GPA. The minimum GPA required for any baccalaureate degree at Fayetteville State University is 2.0.

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