CHCS Student Handbook 2018-2019

90 Dr. Pallavi Patel College of Health Care Sciences 2018–2019 Academic Affairs Requirements for Graduation In order to be eligible for a degree from Nova Southeastern University Dr. Pallavi Patel College of Health Care Sciences, each student shall meet the program requirements (following) for his or her specific program. In order to graduate, students must be in good standing. Accordingly, a student who is on academic or disciplinary probation will not be cleared for graduation until the sanction is lifted. Students should consult with their program directors about the process for having any sanctions lifted. Please note that attendance at graduation ceremonies is mandatory for all students in entry-level programs in the Dr. Pallavi Patel College of Health Care Sciences. Bachelor of Health Science Online Degree Completion Program of Study • satisfactorily complete the program of 30 semester hours (minimum) of study in the B.H.Sc. major required for the degree (not including CLEP, proficiency examinations, or experiential learning credits) • complete general education, major, and elective requirements as specified by the program at time of admission resulting in a minimum total of 120 semester hours • attain a 2.0 cumulative grade point average • attain a 2.25 grade point average in the major area • submit a degree application form before completing registration for the last semester • fulfill all obligations to the library, the student’s program, and the bursar’s office Bachelor of Science—Athletic Training • successfully complete all academic courses and achieve a C or higher • maintain good standing with the university according to NSU student policies and procedures • satisfactorily meet all financial and library obligations • attend the commencement program in person Bachelor of Science—Cardiovascular Sonography Course of Study • be of good moral character • demonstrate professional behavior and required attendance throughout the program • comply with all university, Health Professions Division, Dr. Pallavi Patel College of Health Care Sciences, Department of Health Science, and student handbook policies and procedures, including dress code