Bachelor Degree

Minimum Requirements

Degree Credits

120 degree credits

Grade Point Average

Students must have a cumulative 2.0 grade point average on UW-Green Bay courses and a 2.0 grade point average for each major and/or minor. Certain majors, minors, and professional programs may have higher minimum grade point graduation requirements.

General Education

36 credits of breadth (see General Education Program)

Writing Competency

0-6 credits (see Writing Competency)

Math Competency

0-3 credits (see Math Competency)


1 course (see Capstone Requirement)

Ethnic Studies

3 credits (UW System requirement satisified by General Education, Ethnic Studies Perspective course)

Writing Emphasis Requirement: 4 courses

All students must complete four Writing Emphasis courses. At least two of these courses must be at the upper level. Courses taken to fulfill the Writing Emphasis may also be used, simultaneously, to fulfill any other requirements. (see Writing Emphasis)


30 credits minimum


30 credits minimum must be earned at UW-Green Bay (see Degree Residency Requirement)

Additional Options


18 credits minimum


12 credits minimum

Graduation Honors

(see All-University Academic Honors)

If there are any questions regarding multiple majors or earning a subsequent degree please contact the Registrar's office for further information.