The minimum study period for a bachelor degree is four calendar years encompassing eight semesters.
• The maximum study period allowed for a bachelor degree is eight calendar years . A student who fails to complete his/her degree program within these specified times must petition the College Administrative Committee for an extension of time.

• A student transferring to a bachelor program at FBSU from other recognized institutions of higher learning must register in the final four regular semesters and must complete at least 60 credits at FBSU, of which a minimum of 30 credits must be in his/her major before s/he is allowed to graduate with a Bachelor Degree. For purposes of this requirement, two summer sessions shall be considered equivalent to one regular semester.

• A transfer student from within FBSU must meet the residency requirement of spending a minimum of three semesters in the new College during which s/he completes a minimum of 36 credits, out of which 12 are credits in the major, before s/he graduates with a Bachelor Degree. For purposes of this requirement, two summer sessions shall be considered equivalent to one semester.