Stark state students must meet credit residency requirements to complete a degree/ certificate(s). The following credit residency requirements must be met:
(A) All degree requirements must be met by completing Stark state college courses or through equivalent transfer coursework.
(B) At least twenty semester hours in the degree program, at least fifteen semester hours in the one-year certificate, and at least one course in a career enhancement certificate must be completed at Stark state college. Exceptions to the credit residency requirement require approval from the appropriate program coordinator (if applicable) and department chair in consultation with the appropriate dean and provost.