New England College of Optometry 2014-2015 Catalog
 
 
The College
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Academic Policies

Academic Dismissal

A student in a first professional degree program may be subject to dismissal:

  • when the term GPA is 1.60 or below,
  • following two consecutive terms on academic probation,
  • when a grade of “F” is earned in a course retaken to resolve a grade of “F”,
  • when the requirements for advancement are not met,
  • or when additional modified status requirements have not been met.

A student in a graduate or OD/MS degree program may be subject to dismissal:

  • when the term GPA is 1.60 or below,
  • when the cumulative GPA is less than 3.000,
  • following two consecutive terms on academic probation (not including an intervening summer session),
  • when requirements for advancement are not met,
or when additional modified status requirements have not been met.