Degree Requirements

In order to graduate with a B.A. from the College of Liberal Arts at Purdue University, you MUST:

  • Complete a minimum of 120 credits
  • Achieve a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher
  • Satisfy all Liberal Arts core requirements
  • Satisfy all University core requirements
  • Complete all major requirements (75% of major must be completed at Purdue-West Lafayette)
  • Complete at least 32 credits at the 300 level or higher for a grade at Purdue (WL or Regional Campus)
  • Maximum of 8 credits of BAND may be counted toward graduation
  • Maximum of 4 General Studies (GS) credits may be counted toward graduation
  • Maximum of 20 credits of military science (any branch of service ROTC) credits

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