Mount Vernon Nazarene University

Mount Vernon Nazarene University

Baccalaureate Degrees (BA, BS, BSW)

Graduation Requirements

Students must complete a minimum of 120 semester hours with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.00.

Please note that the GPA requirements (both major and cumulative) of the student's program may exceed the minimum stated here; consult program-specific sections of this Catalog for information.

General Education Requirements

Students must complete the following requirements of the GPS General Education Core:

  • 39 credit hours that include:
    1. 15 credit hours in Arts and Humanities

      (Minimum of 3 credit hours in an English composition course with a research writing component; minimum of 3 credit hours in Bible/Theology)

    2. 15 credit hours in Natural and Social Sciences, and Mathematics

      (Minimum of 3 credit hours in Mathematics; minimum of 3 credit hours in Social Science; and minimum of 3 credit hours in Natural Science with laboratory)

    3. 9 credit hours in Liberal Arts electives