|THE UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA GRADUATE CATALOG|
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Courses numbered 400-499 are primarily for advanced undergraduate students. Under no circumstances will coursework below the 400 level be accepted for graduate credit. Masterís students may use no more than 6 hours of 400-level courses for graduate credit. All of the conditions below must be met:
General, minimum guidelines for how requirements of these courses should differ for graduate students are as follows, and typically at least two or more of the four guidelines apply to a course:
A downloadable version of the Form for Approval of 400-level Courses is available on the Graduate School's website.
A maximum of 6 semester hours of
400-level course credit may be accepted for a master's degree program, and only
if a form for approval of 400-level coursework for graduate credit is completed
and approved by the
department and Graduate School prior to the semester in which the 400-level coursework will be taken. No
400-level credit (except the 6 hours accepted toward the master's degree) may be
accepted for doctoral degree programs.
THE UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA GRADUATE CATALOG