UMMC Policy and Procedure Manual E-SPH-GEN-GEN-PO-00057
Subject: SOPH Good Academic Standing
Revised Date: 7/13/2021 Effective Date: 12/6/2016
Prepared By:
Jeanna D. Wilkes
Approved By:
Natalie W. Gaughf

Reviewed By:
Sydney R. Murphy

John D. Bower School of Population Health

DOCUMENT TYPE: Policy

REVIEW PERIOD: 2 Years

TITLE: Good Academic Standing

PURPOSE: To establish criteria for Good Academic Standing in the John D. Bower School of Population Health.

POLICY:  The Bower School of Population Health defines a student in Good Academic Standing as one who is making acceptable progress toward a graduate degree,  who maintains a grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 or higher based on a four (4) point grading scale, and who is eligible to register for and pursue academic coursework in the Bower School of Population Health. All graduate students are expected to remain in Good Academic Standing.

Individual programs may have specific academic requirements in addition to those stated in this policy.

SCOPE: All SOPH students

REFERENCE: University of Mississippi Medical Center [Intranet].  SOPH Grading.[Effective 06 December 2016].

University of Mississippi Medical Center [Intranet].  SOPH Grade Forgiveness.  [Effective 06 December 2016].

University of Mississippi Medical Center [Intranet].  SOPH Academic Probation. [Effective 06 December 2016].