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File: Academic Policies > Degree Progression
Pace Requirement for Introductory Composition and Mathematics
This policy ensures that all bachelor's degree candidates complete introductory level composition and mathematics courses in a timely manner.
Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs
May 9, 2019
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Scheduled for Review
Reasons for Policy
For following policy: Bachelor's degree candidates
For enforcement of policy: Registrar
For oversight of policy: Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs
For procedures implementing the policy: Registrar
For notification of the policy to campus: Policy Librarian
For notification of the policy and issuance of reminders and warnings to students: Registrar
Consequences of Not Following Policy
Failure to successfully meet the policy requirement will result in a schedule lock and students will be enrolled in the appropriate CO1 and MA1 course for the subsequent term(s) until the policy requirement has been met.
Bachelor's Degree Candidates: Undergraduate students pursuing their first bachelor's degree and post-baccalaureate students pursuing a second or subsequent, non-duplicative, bachelor's degree who are attending less than half time, half time, three quarters time, or full time.
This policy was originally approved by the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs on April 2, 2014 upon recommendation of the Faculty Senate on April 2, 2014. The revision to exempt students with bachelor's degrees who receive a waiver of the Liberal Arts Core (1.B.) was approved by the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs on October 4, 2017. The revision approved by the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs on November 9, 2017 was upon recommendation of the Faculty Senate on April 6, 2017. The following changes were made: Students with CO2 placements are considered to have met the CO1 requirement of the policy (1.A.); responsibility was assigned to Registrar to notify students of policy and issue reminders/warnings; an appeal process was specified, and a procedural appendix was added.