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Undergraduate Degree Requirements

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Rules to Live By

  • No core curriculum requirement, foreign language course, or course in the Moody College of Communication may be taken on a pass/fail basis.
  • Only 15 hours of non-Communication electives may be taken on a pass/fail basis.
  • Students must take at least 36 upper-division credit hours.
  • At least 60 hours for the degree must be taken in-residence.
  • A grade of C- or better is required in every Communication course taken in order to count toward your degree unless otherwise specified by the department.
  • A minimum of a 2.0 UT and Communication GPA is required to graduate.
  • Only 12 hours of transfer credit in the major will count toward the degree.