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Academic Information

Appeal of Grades

Policy 3.24

Within a month of receipt of the grade, the student will appeal the grade to the course instructor and present facts that document the necessity for a grade change. These facts might include copies of quiz or test grades and grades on papers or final exams. The discussion should […]

Sep 19, 2016|

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Transfer Advising/Transfer Partnerships

Transfer Advising/Transfer Partnerships

Transfer Advising
Glen Oaks Community College offers courses that are helpful toward the achievement of many four-year programs of study. Frequently students can secure a two-year associate degree on the way to a four-year bachelor’s degree. Transfer curriculum guides are available for the most popular programs and schools. Transfer guides, which list courses […]

Aug 01, 2016|

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Transfer of Credit to/from GOCC

Transfer of Credit To & From Other Colleges/Universities

Michigan Transfer Agreement (MTA)
(Effective Fall Semester 2014)

The Michigan Transfer Agreement replaces the MACRAO Transfer Agreement and takes effect for students entering Fall 2014 or later. Students starting prior to Fall 2014 will be able to complete the existing MACRAO Transfer Agreement through Summer 2019, or they may […]

Aug 01, 2016|

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Graduation

Graduation

Application for Graduation
An application for graduation must be filed by each student for each degree or certificate he or she wishes to receive from Glen Oaks Community College.

Determine if you are within 9 credits of completing (including classes you’re currently enrolled in) check your program of study at the beginning of your last […]

Jul 28, 2016|

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Honors and Awards

Honors and Awards

Graduation Recognition
Policy 3.34

At graduation each year, recognition is given to each student who has maintained a high academic cumulative grade point average. Recognition is given as Cum Laude (3.00-3.49 GPA), Magna Cum Laude (3.50-3.74 GPA), and Summa Cum Laude (3.75-4.00 GPA).

Adopted by Board of Trustees 1/13/93, reviewed 9/14/05, 9/17/14.

 
Honors – President’s And […]

Jul 28, 2016|

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Academic Standing Policy

Academic Standing Policy

Academic Standing Policy

Policy 3.04

[The following Academic Standing Policy does not apply to certain Allied Health and Nursing programs since they have their own academic standards for admission to, continuing in, and being dismissed from their programs.]

The Glen Oaks Community College Academic Standing Policy is intended to assist Glen Oaks Community College students […]

Jul 28, 2016|

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Credit by Exam, Attendance, Grading System

Credit by Exam, Attendance, Grading System

Credit by GOCC Examination
Policy 3.08

Students may receive credit for a course offered by Glen Oaks Community College by requesting and then successfully completing a comprehensive examination in the subject matter area. Whether a course is eligible for credit by exam will be determined by the Dean of Academics & […]

Jul 28, 2016|

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Accreditation and Advanced Standing

Accreditation and Advanced Standing

Accreditation
Glen Oaks Community College received approval from the State of Michigan in 1965 to offer collegiate-level courses. Full accreditation status was conferred upon Glen Oaks by the North Central Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools in April 1975. Since that time, the college has continued to be reaffirmed for accreditation through […]

Jul 28, 2016|

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