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UO Graduate School Regulations: Masters Degree

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Summary of Graduate School Requirements for a Masters Degree

The following summary of requirements is taken directly from the graduate school’s web page for masters requirements. More detail on these requirements, along with time limits and other regulations, are clearly described on the graduate school’s web page, be sure to carefully read all relevant policies on the graduate school’s page:

Total credit minimum 45 credits
Minimum credits in major 30 credits
Minimum credits in residence 30 credits
Minimum graded credits taken in residence 24 credits
Minimum 600-level credits in residence 9 credits
Minimum thesis credits (if completing a thesis) 9 credits
Minimum GPA 3.00
Language requirement M.A. only
Time limit for program completion 7 years
Registration and continuous enrollment 3 credits per term

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