Academic Dean's List. To be eligible, you must have passed at least 12 undergraduate hours and have earned at least a 3.5 GPA for the current semester.
Graduating with Honors. Formal recognition is given to two-year and four-year graduates who have achieved academic excellence. Baccalaureate degree recipients who complete at least 43 hours at MSU with an MSU GPA of 3.50 to 3.69 graduate cum laude; 3.70 to 3.89 graduate magna cum laude; and 3.9 to 4.00 graduate summa cum laude. Associate degree recipients who complete a minimum of 32 semester hours at MSU and earn an MSU cumulative GPA of 3.60 or better graduate with distinction. Only work completed at MSU is used in computing GPA.