ADS majors of sophomore standing (a minimum of 32 total semester hours) must apply for formal admission to the major.
Minimum admission requirements are:
- Completion of ADS 116, ADS 117, ADS 220 and ADS 222 with at least the grade of "C" and an overall grade point average of 2.5
- A background check is also required for admission into the major
- Alcohol/Drug courses that where completed more then seven years earlier can not be transferred in or used as part of the major and will need to be repeated
- No credit hours may be awarded for "life experiences"
- Further information regarding admission to our program may be found in the USD Undergraduate Catalog