Mississippi Valley State University

April 23, 2014

Graduation with Honors

Graduation with Honors

The President's List is composed of those students who, during a semester, complete a minimum of 12 credit hours with a grade point average of 4.00. Students will not be included who have a grade of "I" or who have enrolled in any of the basic skills courses or EN 304.

The Distinguished Scholars List is composed of those students who, during a semester, complete a minimum of (12) credit hours with a minimum grade point average of 3.80. Students will not be included who have a grade of "I" or who have enrolled in any basic skills courses or in English 304.

The Honor Scholars List is composed of those students who, during a semester, complete a minimum of 12 credit hours for each semester with a grade point average equal to or greater than 3.50 for the applicable semester. Students will not be included who have a grade of "I" or who have enrolled in any basic courses or English 304.

The Scholars List is composed of those students who, during a semester, complete a minimum of twelve (12) credit hours with a grade point average of 3.20. Students will not be included who, during that period, have made lower than "C." Students will not be included with a grade of "I" or "F" or any "W" grade.

To graduate with honors, a student must complete a minimum of 60 credit hours in residence at the University and meet the following conditions:

Summa Cum Laude 3.80 or above

Magna Cum Laude 3.50- 3.79

Cum Laude 3.20 -3.49