Accelerated Learning Requirements


  1. Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.25. High school, college or university GPAs will satisfy admissions requirements.
  2. An earned GED may also satisfy admissions requirements. Prior to 2002: a minimum score of 550 is required. From 2002-present: a minimum total score of 2,250 with no single test score below 410 is required for admission.
  3. At least 50% of your major and minor core must be earned at Rochester University.
  4. Once you have completed 90 hours of coursework, no more than six hours of transfer work will be accepted.
  5. Students interested in the Mass Communication degree MUST complete a cohort at one of our associated campuses (Mott or Macomb) in order to gain acceptance to the program. For more information on this, please contact your admissions recruiter.
  6. Please note, if you do not meet admissions requirements, you may still be granted admissions through an appeal, which can be arranged through your admissions recruiter.