Bachelor of Science Degree - Henley-Putnam School of Strategic Security

Prior to graduation, the student must have successfully completed with a CGPA of 2.0, the equivalent of 45 quarter (30 semester) credits in general education. Each bachelor of science may have different general education requirements. Students should review each degree plan for the specific general education requirements. However, all  include at least the following units:

General Education Requirements

  • Written and/or Oral Communication, 9 quarter (6 semester) credits
  • Physical Science, Life Science, 4.5 quarter (3 semester) credits
  • Math, 4.5 quarter (3 semester) credits
  • Arts and Humanities, 4.5 quarter (3 semester) credits
  • Behavioral/Social Science, 4.5 quarter (3 semester) credits

Note: Some of the lower division courses are prerequisites to upper division courses in the bachelor’s degree programs. Students must also have:

  • a minimum of 180 quarter credits (or the equivalent),
  • a minimum of 90 quarter credits (20 courses) in their program of study,
  • a minimum CGPA 2.0/4.0 scale in courses completed from this University,
  • payed all financial obligations to the school,
  • taken a minimum of 25% of the total number of program credits at NAU, unless otherwise specified by the degree or articulation (non-traditional or prior learning credit cannot apply to this 25% requirement), and
  • submitted a graduation application no earlier than three terms and no later than two terms prior to their anticipated graduation date.