Transfer Grade Point Average Requirements

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GRADE POINT AVERAGE REQUIREMENTS

Certain courses and majors require appropriate prerequisites and cumulative grade point averages higher than 2.00/4.00 scale. If you do not see a specific major below, the necessary GPA to transfer with that intended major is 2.00/4.00 scale.  If you are a student transferring from a college or university that does not use a 4.00 scale, the grades will be converted to this scale.  Depending on the number of credits you have completed, the following may pertain to you:

COLLEGE OF ARTS AND COMMUNICATIONS

      • Advertising - 2.50 combined GPA required
      • Corporate & Health Communication - 2.50 combined GPA required
      • Electronic Media - 2.25 combined GPA required
      • International Journalism - 2.75 combined GPA required
      • Journalism-Broadcast/Print/Web - 2.50 combined GPA required
      • Media Arts & Game Development - 2.50 combined GPA required
      • Public Relations - 2.50 combined GPA required

Additional information is available at: http://www.uww.edu/cac/

COLLEGE OF BUSINESS AND ECONOMICS

Enrollment in the College of Business & Economics (for all majors) requires a minimum cumulative grade point average of one of the following on a 4.00 GPA scale:

      • Less than 24 transferable credits - 2.00 combined GPA required
      • 24-71.5 transferable credits - 2.50 combined GPA required
      • 72+ transferable credits - 2.80 combined GPA required

Additional information is available at: www.uww.edu/cobe/undergrad/bbaadmissions

COLLEGE OF EDUCATION AND PROFESSIONAL STUDIES:

Enrollment in the College of Education and Professional Studies requires a minimum cumulative grade point average of one of the following on a 4.00 GPA scale and admission to Professional Education.

      • Less than 24 transferable credits - 2.00 combined GPA required
      • 24-71.5 transferable credits - 2.50 combined GPA required
      • 72+ transferable credits - 2.75 combined GPA required

Additional majors that do not require admission to Professional Education include:

Health, Human Performance

      • Less than 24 transferable credits - 2.00 combined GPA required
      • 24+ transferable credits  - 2.25 combined GPA required

Occupational Safety

      • Less than 24 transferable credits - 2.00 combined GPA required
      • 24+ transferable credits - 2.25 combined GPA required

Communication Sciences and Disorders

      • Less than 24 transferable credits - 2.00 combined GPA required
      • 24-71 transferable credits - 2.25 combined GPA required
      • 72+ transferable credits - 2.50 combined GPA required

Additional information is available at: www.uww.edu/coe/admission/prof_ed_admin

COLLEGE OF LETTERS AND SCIENCES:

      • Integrated Science and Business - 2.50 combined GPA required
      • Social Work - 2.25 combined GPA required
      • Undeclared - 2.00 combined GPA required and cannot have more than 71.5 transferrable credits

Additional information is available at: http://www.uww.edu/cls

 

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