Progression Requirements

Progression requirements vary by major and are subject to change.

Major Minimum University GPA Requirements Program Requirement(s)
COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES
Anthropology 2.0
Anthropology: Environmental Anthropology Concentration 2.0
Art and Design Education* 2.0 2.75 GPA
Art History 2.0
Art: Studio Art* 2.0
Art: Studio Art, Graphic Design Concentration* 2.0
Biochemistry 2.0
Biology 2.0
Communications 2.0
Communications: Digital Production and Cinema Studies Concentration 2.0
Communications: Journalism and Public Relations Concentration 2.0
Communications: Media Studies Concentration 2.0
Computer and Management Information Systems 2.0
Computer and Management Information Systems: Game Development Concentration 2.0
Computer and Management Information Systems: Information Security Concentration 2.0
Computer Science 2.0
Computer Science: Game Development Concentration 2.0
Computer Science: Information Security Concentration 2.0
Criminal Justice 2.0
Dance** 2.0
English: Creative Writing Track 2.0
English: Literature Track 2.0
Environmental Studies 2.0 To progress to Columbia University to study environmental studies, a 3.4 GPA and faculty recommendation are required.
French 2.0
History 2.0
Interdisciplinary Studies 2.0
International Studies: Business Track 2.0
International Studies: Political Science Track 2.0
Latin American Studies 2.0
Mathematics 2.0
Music** 2.0
Music: Composition Concentration** 2.0
Music: Vocal Performance Concentration** 2.0
Music Education** 2.0 2.75 GPA
Nursing 2.0 2.5 GPA
Philosophy 2.0
Physics 2.0 To progress to Columbia University to study engineering, a minimum 3.4 GPA and faculty recommendation are required.
Political Science 2.0
Sociology 2.0
Spanish 2.0
Theatre Arts: Acting** 2.0
Theatre Arts: Design/Technology* 2.0
GORDON F. DERNER INSTITUTE OF ADVANCED PSYCHOLOGICAL STUDIES
Neuroscience 2.0
Psychology 2.0
ROBERT B. WILLUMSTAD SCHOOL OF BUSINESS
Accounting 2.0 2.3 GPA
Business 2.0 2.3 GPA
Business/Undecided 2.0 2.3 GPA
Economics 2.0 2.3 GPA
Finance 2.0 2.3 GPA
Management 2.0 2.3 GPA
Management: Finance Specialization 2.0 2.3 GPA
Management: Human Resources Management Specialization 2.0 2.3 GPA
Management: Marketing Specialization 2.0 2.3 GPA
Marketing 2.0 2.3 GPA
RUTH S. AMMON SCHOOL OF EDUCATION
Communication Sciences and Disorders 2.0 3.0 GPA
Exercise Science 2.0 2.75 GPA
Physical and Health Education 2.0 2.75 GPA
Physical Education 2.0 2.75 GPA
Sport Management 2.0 2.5 GPA
SCHOOL OF SOCIAL WORK
Social Work 2.0 2.5 GPA overall, 2.75 in major
UNIVERSITY COLLEGE
Social Science: Psychology and Human Service Professions Concentration 2.0
Special Programs Admissions Requirements Program Details
Honors College 1290 SAT EWR/M, 3.7 GPA All general education courses completed within the Honors College program
Levermore Global Scholars Program 1100 SAT EWR/M, 3.0 GPA, demonstrated interest in world affairs and community service General education courses completed within this program; service project required for graduation
Joint Degree Programs Admissions Requirements Program Details
Dentistry, BA or BS plus DDS 3.5 GPA, 1360 SAT EWR/M Joint degree program with NYU College of Dentistry
Dentistry, BA or BS plus DDS 3.5 GPA, 1260 SAT EWR/M Joint degree program with Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine
Engineering, BA or BS 3.0 GPA, 80 TOEFL, 6.5 IELTS 3 years at AU studying physics, students maintaining a 3.4 GPA and can go on to Columbia University for 2 years to study engineering
Environmental Studies, BA or BS 3.0 GPA, 80 TOEFL, 6.5 IELTS 3 years at AU studying environmental studies, students maintaining a 3.4 GPA and can go on to Columbia University for 2 years to study environmental studies
Law, BA or BS plus JD 3.4 GPA, 570 SAT M, 570 SAT EWR Joint degree program with Albany Law School
Osteopathic Medicine, BA or BS plus DO 3.5 GPA, 670 SAT M, 670 SAT EWR Joint degree program with Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Osteopathic Medicine, BA or BS plus DO 3.5 GPA, 1360 SAT EWR/M Joint degree program with Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine
Physical Therapy, BS plus DPT 3.2 GPA at AU Doctor of Physical Therapy at New York Institute of Technology
Physical Therapy, BS plus DPT 3.3 GPA at AU Doctor of Physical Therapy at New York Medical College
Podiatry, BS plus DPM 3.5 GPA, 1270 SAT EWR/M, 620 SAT M Joint degree program with New York College of Podiatric Medicine
Veterinary Medicine, BA or BS plus DVM 3.3 GPA at AU Joint degree program with Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine

Please note: Progression requirements are set by the University and are subject to change.
Learn more about joint degree programs at prepare.adelphi.edu.

* Portfolio review is also required for progression.
** Audition is also required for progression.

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