ASL/English Interpreting Graduate Program Student Handbook 3. Policies & Procedures

3.1 GPA Minimums

Graduate students in the College of Education and Human Services at the University of North Florida must maintain a 3.0 grade point average or higher to remain in good academic standing.


COEHS graduate students may not count any course grade below a B- toward their degree plan. Students seeking an exception to this rule must petition the appropriate Department Chair or Program Director in writing for acceptance of course grade toward graduate credit.

3.2 Grading Scale

The following grading scale applies to ALL courses in the program.


Score Letter Grade

93 - 100


85 - 92


77 - 84


Below 76











Grades of "B" or better are required in ALL graduate courses.

3.3 Probation/Suspension/Removal

Any student whose grade point average falls below a 3.0 will be placed on probationary status and may be subject to appropriate remediation or, failing to raise said grade point average within one semester, dismissed from their respective program.

3.4 Transfer Hours

Students may transfer up to 20% of the total program hours, which amounts to 7-8 credit hours. All prospective transfer courses must be reviewed by the Program Director in advance of taking the courses in order to determine applicability to the program.

3.5 Unsatisfactory Grade Waiver

A maximum of one “C Waiver” may be accepted in the ASL/English Interpreting Program. Each petition is evaluated on a case-by-case basis.