- A cumulative GPA of 2.25 in certificate courses. This GPA includes all courses required in the certificate and all electives taken for the certificate.
- At least 50% of the credits used to meet the requirements of the certificate must be taken at Bethel in order to meet Bethel's residency requirements. Specific courses in a certificate may be required to be taken in residence.
- Completion of the requirements of a certificate (listed by discipline in this catalog).
- Completion of departmental and institutional assessment activities.
Students are awarded a certificate under the requirements of the most current catalog at the time they enter Bethel for the last time. Any substitutions are determined by the College of Adult & Professional Studies.