Collegewide Degree Requirements for Baccalaureate Degrees

Students entering Buffalo State before fall 2006 or who were readmitted in fall 2006 should consult with their adviser for general education requirements.
Students entering Buffalo State between fall 2006 and spring 2014 should consult with their adviser and for general requirements.
The Intellectual Foundations 2014 (IF 14) program is required of all undergraduates entering Buffalo State who begin their college careers in summer 214 or later. For the most-up-to-date information, consult

Transfer Students

Transfer Students with AA, AS, BA, BS degrees are expected to:

  • Satisfy the knowledge, competencies, and skills areas in the SUNY GER as defined by the 2010 Policy (Trustee Resolution 2010-006) of the Board of Trustees. Requirements are satisfaction of two competencies and satisfaction of 7 of 10 of the knowledge and skills areas including two required areas.
  • Earn 30 credits of courses approved by SUNY GER.
  • Satisfy the SUNY Buffalo State diversity requirement via course completion or transfer course equivalency.