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Degree Works

Office of the Registrar

Welcome to Degree Works!

 My Degree Now, Not Later...DegreeWorks

Degree Works is an academic advising and degree audit tool that helps advisors and students track their degree progress in real-time! Degree Works does not replace the requirement to meet with your advisor. 

Fully integrated with GoldLink... Degree Works gives students an up-to-date, play-by-play of courses taken and courses needed to help them plan and complete their degree(s) on time!

"What If..." scenarios, allow students to experiment with changing majors or degree plans.   

Student Education Plan & Registration 

Active academic plans created in Degree Works can be used for registration via Schedule Builder.

Using the Plans tab, a student or advisor can create an academic plan either from scratch or using a template for the course of study. Student Education Plan in Degree Works provides 4 different views:

    • Calendar view  - compact view of the 4-year plan
    • Audit view  - side by side view of your audit & 4-year plan
    • Edit view - changes to the plan are made in this view
    • Note view - allows you to print notes attached to a class



 Benefits and Features of Degree Works  

  • Program of Study - used by financial aid and the gradaution office to evaluate program of study
  • What-If  - provides planning scenarios if you change majors, concentrations or plans
  • Notes  - improves Advisor communication for courses and requirements
  • GPA calculator - see how final grades may affect the overall GPA
  • Still Needed Courses- hyperlinks to information about the course, section and scheduling information

still needed courses

  • Find your Advisor in Degree Works using the "Advisor Contact List." This is a hyperlink to all advisors' information.
  • Use the Progress bars to keep up with your degree progress. The requirements bar includes course requirements, non-course requirements along with graduation requirements. The credit bar tracks the percentage of credits completed towards the 120 degree  credit requirement.
     progress bar

15 to Finish

 15 to Finish Poster

  • 15 credits per semester equals 120 credits in 8 semesters/4years
  • 15 to Finish will keep you right on track to graduate on time
  • Create a 15-to-Finish Plan in Degree Works using the Plans tab
  • Students may take as many as 19 credits per semester 

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