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SECTION 300 - ACADEMIC AFFAIRS

SECTION 300 - ACADEMIC AFFAIRS

 

 

315                 GUIDELINES FOR COMPLETION OF PROGRAMS OF STUDY

 

 

 

POLICY

 

In the event that programs of study are altered, it is the policy of Georgia Perimeter College to minimize or eliminate penalties such changes may have on students.

 

 

PROCEDURE

 

To assist students in completing a program of study without penalty, when program changes are made, the following procedures are to be observed:

 

A.            Students who have been continuously enrolled (summer term excepted) in a program of study have the option of finishing that program as described in the College catalog in effect at the time of their admission.

 

B.        When course requirements in a program are changed students shall also have the option of completing the program as revised.

 

C.        As a general rule, students enrolled in programs that change will be expected to complete all the requirements of the old program or all requirements of the newly revised program.

 

D.                As a general rule, students enrolled in programs that change will not be penalized by changing course requirements. 

 

 

Revised by Academic Affairs Policy Council  4/11/00

Approved by College Advisory Board  7/27/00