Important Policy Changes

FYS and CT courses for Transfers with 60+ transferred credits (change is reflected in the 2018-19 catalog and following)

  • Students who transfer to Marshall with 60 or more credit hours are exempt from Core I (FYS and both CT courses). (Students transferring 30-59 credits are already exempt from FYS and one CT course.) Core II requirements may be met through combination of transferred credits and those earned at Marshall.

Second Baccalaureate Degree (change is reflected in the 2016-2017 catalog and following)

  • An applicant who wishes to pursue a second baccalaureate degree after completion of the first degree may earn another baccalaureate degree by:
    • Completing all of the major and minor requirements for the desired degree, including the Core Curriculum.
    • Completing a minimum of 30 additional hours beyond the 120 minimum hours required for the first degree after receipt of a baccalaureate degree.
    • Meeting the minimum residency requirement of 24 credit hours.