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Please email registrar@bcm.edu for archived official catalogs or related information older than the five years of documents available through links on this webpage. Please specify the academic year with your inquiry. 

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Archived Degree Requirements

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Credits Required for Graduation

The table below lists the minimum number of credits required for each degree per graduating class. Please refer to the school or program specific handbook for the detailed degree requirements.

Degree

Graduating Class of 2021

Graduating Class of 2022

Graduating Class of 2023

Graduating Class of 2024

Graduating Class of 2025

M.D.

163

156

154.5

152.25

152.25
 

M.D./Ph.D.

159

152

150.5

148.25

148.25
 

All other dual degree programs in the SOM

159

152

150.5

148.25

148.25
 

Ph.D.

180 term credit hours

180 term credit hours

180 term credit hours

180 term credit hours

180 term
credit hours

D.N.P.

132

132

132

N/A

NA
 

M.S.G.C.

57

58

58

N/A

NA
 

M.S.O.P.

127

127

125.5

1N/A

NA
 

M.S.P.A.

136

136

135

N/A

NA
 

*The not applicable (N/A) text indicates the class in the graduating year has not matriculated into Baylor. Credits required will be updated as the new class begins.