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Associate of University Studies Degree Requirements

  • Complete a minimum of 60 semester hours of prescribed and elective college credit.  A prescribed program is not required for the Associate of University Studies degree.
  • Earn a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 on all work at the University.
  • Complete at least 16 semester hours at Morehead State University, including one semester preceding graduation. Correspondence courses do not satisfy this requirement.
  • Complete the three credit hour FYS 101: First Year Seminar course during the student's first academic year if the student begins as a freshman or transfers to MSU with less than 24 credit hours.
  • For students with 24 or more transfer credit hours, the FYS 101 requirement is waived but the student must complete an additional course in SBS I or SBS II to meet general education requirements.
  • Complete 15 semester hours of general education requirements.  See the general education course requirements for Associate's Degree Requirements in the Undergraduate Catalog.