Academic Advising Programs

Understanding Degree Requirements

Bachelor's Degree Requirements

Nine Graduation Requirements

Plan your degree program carefully and review it frequently with your advisors and in your Degree Progress Report. The basic graduation requirements are as follows:

  1. Total Units
  2. Upper-Division Units
  3. Residence Units
  4. General Education
  5. Diversity
  6. US History, Constitution, and American Ideals
  7. Mathematics/Quantitative Reasoning and Writing Requirements
  8. An Approved Major
  9. Grade Point Average

Your Degree Progress Report (DPR)

Your DPR is accessible through the Student Center of your Portal. Simply click on the link in the Academics section to open your DPR.

The DPR provides access to your academic record and tracks completion of University graduation requirements:

  • Degree Units, Chico GPA, Cumulative GPA
  • General Education Foundation and Breadth
  • General Education Upper-Division Pathways
  • General Education Additional Requirements
  • Major and Minor Coursework