Specialized Admission and Graduation Requirements

College of Criminal Justice
Students may be required to complete a criminal background check in order to participate or attend class activities at certain sites. Students may also be required to complete a background investigation or check to qualify for some types of Internships. A criminal record may disqualify the student from certain class activities, internships, or career choices.

Nursing programs at CTU carry special admissions requirements that can be found in the catalog pages for the Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN) and Master of Science in Nursing degree programs. Please contact your Admissions Advisor for additional details.

To graduate from the Master of Science in Nursing – Nursing Administration or Master of Science in Nursing – Nursing Education program, a student must have earned a minimum of a 3.0 CGPA.  Students must earn a grade of B- (80%) or higher in all core and concentration courses to pass the course in the program.  Nursing students may retake the course one time to earn a higher grade.  Failure to receive a passing grade (B- or better) on the second attempt will result in withdrawal from the nursing program. 

Please contact your Student Success Coach for additional information.

Graduation Requirements for ASHAS Program

In order to graduate from the Associate of Science in Health Administration Services (ASHAS) program, a student must have earned a minimum of a 2.0 CGPA and must have successfully completed all required credits within the maximum credits that may be attempted. Students must also be current on all financial obligations in order to receive official final transcripts.

ASHAS Enrollments Prior to August 2012:
Students enrolled prior to August 2012 (1203B session) must have also successfully completed the 60-hour professional learning experience (PLE) requirement to graduate. Detailed information for the PLE can be obtained from the PLE Team and also from the UNIV202 course.