Graduation Requirements (Bachelor's Degree Candidates)

Refer to the NEIU Academic Catalog for specific information regarding undergraduate graduation requirements.

  1. General Education Requirements (including Math/Quantitative Reasoning)
  2. English 101 or equivalent
  3. Students admitted Fall 2008 and after must complete a writing intensive (WIP) course
  4. Improving Human Relations Requirement
  5. Declaring a Major
  6. Students admitted prior to Fall 2008 must complete the English Competency Exam or a writing intensive course
  7. Major Program Requirements
  8. 24 credit hours of upper division (300 level) and 18 credit hours at either the 200- or 300-level
  9. credit hours residency requirement
  10. Filing for Graduation
  11. Successful completion of at least 120 semester hours
  12. A minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 or above. Some academic programs and departments have other specific grade requirements.
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