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Graduation Policy

Graduation Requirements

Students who are a quarter away from meeting their graduation requirements are required to petition for graduation. A fee of $500 shall apply for each graduation application. The graduation application form is available via students' portal. Below are the minimum graduation requirements:

 

Degree Level 

        Total Number of Credits         

     GPA acceptable for graduation        

Possible graduation time-not a promise
All financial obligations with the University must have been met

Maximum time allowed to complete the degree program

Associate Degree (AA)

60 Total Credits (must include 36 credits in general education courses)

2.0 or better

Can be completed within 18-24 months

48 months

Bachelors' degree

120 Total Credits (must include 45 credits in general education courses)

2.0 or better

Can be completed within 36-48 months

96 months

Masters' (MS, MA, MBA, MPH, M.Ed) degree

36-45 Total Credits (must include 6 credits in theses)

3.0 or better

Can be completed within 12-18 months

48 months

Doctorates' (Ph.D, or Ed.D) degree

63-90 Total Credits (Must include 14 credits in dissertation and 1 credit in comprehensive exam)

3.0 or better

Can be completed within 24-36 months

84-96 months

Doctorate (PsyD)

60-90 Total Credits

3.0 or better

Can be completed within 36 months

84-96 months