Degree Requirements

To be awarded a bachelor's degree by the School of Education and Health Sciences:

  1. All course requirements for the BS in Education degree, including courses required for the major, must be completed.
  2. Waived course hours must be made up with an equivalent number of undergraduate course hours.
  3. Courses totaling 54 semester hours must be at the 300-400 level.
  4. At least 30 of the final 36 semester hours must be earned at the University of Dayton.

The candidate has the responsibility of meeting degree requirements for the BS in Education degree. Therefore, the student should be thoroughly familiar with the degree requirements and with his or her progress towards meeting those requirements.

Department of Health & Sport Science requirements

The candidate for graduation in a Health and Sport Science major must have earned at least a 2.0 cumulative GPA and also a 2.0 GPA or higher in each major and minor.

Department of Teacher Education requirement

The candidate for graduation in a teacher preparation program must complete a minimum of 124 semester hours and have earned at least a 3.0 cumulative GPA.