Graduation with Honors

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A student must complete a minimum of 60 graded credit hours at the university in order to receive the award of summa cum laude, magna cum laude, or cum laude. A student who has a GPA of 3.90 and higher will graduate with summa cum laude honors; a student who has a GPA between 3.80-3.899 will graduate with magna cum laude honors; and a student who has a GPA between 3.50-3.799 will graduate with cum laude honors.