Second Baccalaureate Degree

Each candidate for a second, or subsequent, baccalaureate degree must fulfill the following requirements:

  1. Complete all upper-level and lower-level requirements for the major.
  2. Complete, with grades of “C” or better, six hours of U.S. History, three hours of Texas Government, and three hours of U.S. Government (if not taken as part of a prior degree).
  3. Complete a minimum of 30 hours of resident credit in addition to those required for the prior degree(s).
  4. Maintain a 2.0 overall grade point average or higher if required by a specific major.
  5. File for graduation on or before the Final Filing Deadline for the semester of graduation. See Graduation Guidelines below.