Academic Requirements

Info for Parents/New Students

Students are responsible for knowing and completing all degree requirements and should refer to the academic catalog regularly to be familiar with their degree plan. Adams State publishes the academic catalog annually and provides high-quality academic advising to help students successfully meet requirements for their college education.

Students can meet with an academic advisor each semester to register for courses that fit in their degree plan. Undeclared students can take general education courses until they choose a major. 

Some students need placement exams prior to registration, depending on ACT scores: