Academic Catalog 2020-2021

Slippery Rock University

Earning 2 Degrees or 2 Majors

Undergraduate students seeking to complete a second baccalaureate degree will be required to complete at least 150 credits and the academic requirements of both degrees to earn two baccalaureate degrees at the same commencement ceremony.  Students may earn two different degrees (ex. B.A. and B.S.) or students may earn two of the same degree (ex. B.S. and B.S.).

Students wishing to earn a Bachelor of Arts degree, whether it is associated with their first or second major, must complete the university’s modern language proficiency requirement at or above the 103 level.

Students may still earn two majors and one degree. To earn two majors, students must complete at least 120 credits and all the academic requirements of both majors. 

Exceptions to this policy must be approved by the student’s chairperson and dean of the second degree.