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2021-22 Student Handbook and University Policies 
    
2021-22 Student Handbook and University Policies [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Doctor of Chiropractic 1st Term GPA Requirement Policy AS.051


LU Policy Number: AS.051

Effective Date: 01/01/2021

Approval Date:12/08/2020

Revised Date : N/A

Purpose: To identify students who have not met satisfactory academic progress with a GPA that has been identified as too low to continue in the program.

Additional Authority: CCE Policy 56 – Student Performance Disclosure, Thresholds, and Outcomes

Scope: Doctor of Chiropractic Program

Approval Authority: President

Responsible Authority: Dean of the College of Chiropractic

Recipients: N/A

Publications: Academic Catalog, Student Handbook

Definitions: N/A

Policy Title


Doctor of Chiropractic 1st Term GPA Requirement Policy

 

Policy Statement


A student enrolled in the Doctor of Chiropractic Program earning a 1st term GPA < 1.5 will be dismissed from the College of Chiropractic.

Procedure(s)


The College of Chiropractic Dean receives a list of students and their first term GPA on the day after grades are recorded by the Registrar’s office. Any student having a 1st term GPA < 1.5 will be dismissed from the College of Chiropractic. The student will receive a dismissal notification from the Dean, a hold placed on their account, and all courses chosen during pre-registratiostn for the subsequent quarter eliminated.

Any student dismissed from the Doctor of Chiropractic Program may be eligibile to return under the COC Reinstatement Policy. If the student’s 1 term GPA is < 1.5 after returning under the COC Reinstatement Policy, the student will be  considered academically dismissed and will no longer be eligible for readmission.

Other Notes


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