Degree Evaluations

A degree evaluation is a listing of course work and requirements that the student must complete before becoming eligible for a degree. This evaluation is prepared each semester for eligible students in order to assist them in preparing for their degrees. To be eligible for an evaluation, a student must be currently enrolled in a degree program and have declared a major, concentration and minor, if required, and have acquired the minimum earned hours toward a degree according to the following chart:

Baccalaureate Degree 87 earned credit hours
Associate Degree 32 earned credit hours
Certificate 16 earned credit hours

Students should review their evaluations carefully with their advisers prior to advance registration.

Please Note: Questions about your degree evaluation and degree requirements should be directed to your academic advisor.

Students who have registered for graduation have already had their records reviewed to determine graduation eligibility and will not be sent another evaluation.

No evaluation

The following are reasons a student would not receive a degree evaluation:

  • student does not have enough earned hours
  • student has not properly declared a major, major concentration and/or minor if required
  • student has not checked their NMU email
  • secondary educational provisional certificate students, elementary educational provisional certificate students, undeclared students, non-degree seeking students, college transitions program students, and corrections officer certificate program students will not receive a degree evaluation

Currently enrolled students can check their earned hours, major/minor, and address information on You will need your NMU (e-mail) user ID and password. Students who do not know or have forgotten their NMU user ID and password can go to to look it up or reset it.

A student who is eligible for an evaluation and does not receive one should contact the Registrar's Office by e-mail at