• What is DegreeWorks? 


    DegreeWorks is a web-based planning tool to help students and advisors monitor student's progress toward degree completion.




    Student Advisement DegreeWorks

    1. Go to the LaGuardia homepage. Then click on: My LaGuardia and type in your student credentials, then click Log-in
      Screenshot showing this step 
    2. Under e-Tools, click on Degree Works
      Screenshot showing the localtion of e-tools 


    The new Student Advisement Degree Audit includes many of the features and benefits found in DegreeWorks, as well as many other advantages. The new system is a web-based online application that: 

    • Monitors and displays academic progress based on LaGuardia’s catalog degree requirements
    • Acts as a self-advisement tool
    • Provides general academic information
    • Keeps track of which courses have been completed and which are still required
    • Displays which classes are currently being taken
    • Displays long- and short-term academic plans that students and their advisors have created for future semesters
    • Offers a GPA calculator
    • Gives detailed advice on how to achieve student goals
    • Presents an unofficial transcript to view grades
    • Provides "What If" audit when considering changing major.
       

    Login Tip

    If you are unable to see your DegreeWorks records through the Student Advisement Degree Audit in the portal, you must first set " Fiorello H. LaGuardia Community College" as your primary school in your CUNY Portal account. 

    Equated Credits: Information for Students and Faculty

    Equated credits are the number of credits assigned to remediation courses. Such credits are not included in the total credits required for graduation, nor may they be used to substitute for a college level course.

    Course

    Equated Credits Hours

    ESL 97 - English as a Second Language II 9
    ESL 98 - English as a Second Language III 9
    ESL 99 - English as a Second Language IV 10
    ESR 97 - English as a Second Language II for Select Readers 8
    ESR 98 - English as a Second Language III for Select Readers 8
    ESR 99 - English as a Second Language IV for Select Readers 8
    ESC 99 – Accelerated Composition for Select Readers 10
    ESA 99 – Basic Writing for NNS of English 6
    ENA 99 - Basic Writing I 7
    ENG 99 – Basic Writing I 5
    ENA 101 - Composition I Accelerated 7
    ENC 101 – Composition I: An Introduction to Expository Writing 5
    CSE 95 – Essentials of Reading I 5
    CSE 95 – Essentials of Reading II 5
    CSZ 99 – Academic Reading Strategies 4
    MAT 95 – Introduction to Algebra 6
    MAT 96 – Elementary Algebra 6
    MAT 99 – Fundamentals of Algebra 7
    MAT 117 – Algebra and Trigonometry 7
    MAT 119 - Statistics with Elementary Algebra 7


    Developmental Courses are comprised by credit and noncredit hours.

    Developmental Courses

    Academic Credits

    Equated Credits Hours

    ENA 101 - Composition I Accelerated 3 7
    ENC 101 – Composition I: An Introduction to Expository Writing 3 5
    MAT 117 – Algebra and Trigonometry 3 7
    MAT 119 - Statistics with Elementary Algebra 3 7
  • Need Help?



    Student DegreeWorks!


    Please  click here to open a DegreeWorks support based ticket. 

    You can also visit B-127, which offers the following types of support to all LaGuardia students: Blackboard, CUNYfirst, CUNY Portal, Degreeworks, My LaGuardia, Student email, WiFi login, Office 365, CUNY Virtual Desktop.

    Visit the Portal Registration and Faq's to learn more and check out the DegreeWorks Audit Guide

    Faculty & Staff DegreeWorks!


    For immediate assistance, please  click here to open a DegreeWorks support based ticket.

     

    Accessing DegreeWorks just got easier. You will now use your CUNYfirst login credentials to log into DegreeWorks. For example:

    Username: CUNYfirst Username@login.cuny.edu

    Password: CUNYfirst Password

    Plus, the CUNY Login page will prepopulate the username field with “@login.cuny.edu” to simplify your log in.