Impacted Major Criteria for First Time Freshmen

first time freshman

First Time Freshmen applying to impacted majors must meet supplemental and/or higher grade point average requirements. Listed below are the requirements for the impacted majors. Grade point averages for these majors are subject to change, so check this page periodically.

If necessary, the following supplemental admission criteria will be used in the consideration of applicants to the university's impacted programs.

Impacted Majors for First Time Freshmen - Fall 2017-Spring 2018

Major Specific Course or Equivalent Minimum Score
Biology Overall high school college prep (A-G) 10th-12th grade GPA N/A
Applicants will be ranked according to eligibility index. Subject to department review
BA in Communication Studies Overall high school college prep (A-G) 10th-12th grade GPA N/A
Applicants will be ranked according to eligibility index. Subject to department review
Criminology & Criminal Justice Studies Overall high school college prep (A-G) 10th-12th grade GPA 3.0
Applicants will be ranked according to eligibility index and/or incoming GPA. Subject to department review
Early Childhood Studies Overall high school college prep (A-G) 10th-12th grade GPA N/A
Applicants will be ranked according to eligibility index and/or incoming GPA. Subject to department review
Pre-Business Overall high school college prep (A-G) 10th-12th grade GPA 2.5
Applicants will be ranked according to eligibility index and/or incoming GPA Subject to department review
Environmental Studies and Planning Overall high school college prep (A-G) 10th-12th grade GPA 2.75
Kinesiology Overall high school college prep (A-G) 10th-12th grade GPA N/A
Priority given to local service area applicants. N/A
Out of area applicants will be ranked and offered admission on a space available basis. N/A
Supplemental department application required of all applicants Subject to department review
BA in Liberal Studies Hutchins Overall high school college prep (A-G) 10th-12th grade GPA N/A
Eligible to enroll in GE level English Composition and/or department recommendation and approval Subject to department review
BS in Pre-Nursing Overall high school college prep (A-G) 10th-12th grade GPA 3.50
CSU Admissions Eligibility Index (SAT) 4004
CSU Admissions Eligibility Index (ACT) 966
Biology w/ Laboratory (1 yr) B
Chemistry w/ Laboratory (1 yr) B
Applicants will be ranked according to eligibility index and/or incoming GPA Subject to department review
Supplemental department questionnaire may be required Subject to department review
BA in Psychology Overall high school college prep (A-G) 10th-12th grade GPA 3.0
Applicants will be ranked according to eligibility index and/or incoming GPA Subject to department review
Sociology Overall high school college prep (A-G) 10th-12th grade GPA N/A
Applicants will be ranked according to eligibility index and/or incoming GPA.  Subject to department review

 

Impacted Majors for First Time Freshmen - Fall 2018-Spring 2019

Major Specific Course or Equivalent Minimum Score
Biology Overall high school college prep (A-G) 10th-12th grade GPA N/A
Applicants will be ranked according to eligibility index. Subject to department review
BA in Communication Studies Overall high school college prep (A-G) 10th-12th grade GPA N/A
Applicants will be ranked according to eligibility index. Subject to department review
Criminology & Criminal Justice Studies Overall high school college prep (A-G) 10th-12th grade GPA 3.0
Applicants will be ranked according to eligibility index and/or incoming GPA. Subject to department review
Early Childhood Studies Overall high school college prep (A-G) 10th-12th grade GPA N/A
Applicants will be ranked according to eligibility index and/or incoming GPA. Subject to department review
Pre-Business Overall high school college prep (A-G) 10th-12th grade GPA 2.5
Applicants will be ranked according to eligibility index and/or incoming GPA Subject to department review
Environmental Studies and Planning Overall high school college prep (A-G) 10th-12th grade GPA 2.75
Kinesiology Overall high school college prep (A-G) 10th-12th grade GPA N/A
Priority given to local service area applicants. N/A
Out of area applicants will be ranked and offered admission on a space available basis. N/A
Supplemental department application required of all applicants Subject to department review
BA in Liberal Studies Hutchins Overall high school college prep (A-G) 10th-12th grade GPA N/A
Eligible to enroll in GE level English Composition and/or department recommendation and approval Subject to department review
BS in Pre-Nursing Overall high school college prep (A-G) 10th-12th grade GPA 3.50
CSU Admissions Eligibility Index (SAT) 4004
CSU Admissions Eligibility Index (new SAT) TBD
CSU Admissions Eligibility Index (ACT) 966
Biology w/ Laboratory (1 yr) B
Chemistry w/ Laboratory (1 yr) B
Applicants will be ranked according to eligibility index and/or incoming GPA Subject to department review
Supplemental department questionnaire may be required Subject to department review
BA in Psychology Overall high school college prep (A-G) 10th-12th grade GPA 3.0
Applicants will be ranked according to eligibility index and/or incoming GPA Subject to department review
Sociology Overall high school college prep (A-G) 10th-12th grade GPA N/A
Applicants will be ranked according to eligibility index and/or incoming GPA.  Subject to department review