When to Apply: Students should apply for graduation (degree, diploma and certificate) once they have registered for courses that will complete their program. Application Acceptance Dates: Summer completion: April 4, 2016 through July 11, 2016 Fall completion: June 27, 2016 through December 7, 2016 Spring completion: November 2, 2016 through April 28, 2017 The Graduation [...]
A minimum of 25% of the total number of credit hours required for graduation in a particular program must be taken at Rowan-Cabarrus Community College. No more than75% of required credit hours can be accepted for transfer credit.
All Degrees, Diplomas and/or Certificates will be mailed to the address the student provides on the graduation application. Award documents are not given out at the graduation ceremony Instructions for making permanent address changes can be found at Request Changes to Student Record.
As you approach this milestone in your life, the faculty and staff of Rowan-Cabarrus celebrate your success. Our graduation ceremony is an event of significance and is accomplished with considerable planning to ensure a memorable occasion of which you can be proud. You may attend the graduation ceremony in May if you successfully complete your [...]
Application for Degree, Diploma, or Certificate Students should apply for graduation after enrolling in courses for the semester of their expected graduation. It is recommended that students consult their advisor and the program outline in their specific catalog year. Students are responsible for ensuring that they have met all program and course requirements to earn [...]
Ceremony Etiquette It is our desire that your graduation ceremony reflect the honor, respect, and dignity of this important day. In keeping with these goals, we ask that you observe the following guidelines and that you are aware of some special arena guidelines. Please share these guidelines with your guests. All participants are expected to [...]
Graduation 2016: Handbags and other personal items should be left with your guests or family members. Rowan-Cabarrus will not be responsible for items left in Event Center A or in the Arena. Optional 1:00 – 2:30 p.m. – Graduation Pictures Grad Images will take Cap & Gown portraits from 1:00 p.m. to 2:20 p.m. in Event [...]
Tickets Each graduate who is participating in the graduation ceremony will receive eight guest tickets. You will pick up your tickets when you pick up your cap, gown, and tassel. Cap, Gown, Tassel Each curriculum graduate who is participating in the graduation ceremony will receive a complimentary cap, gown, and graduation year black tassel. Curriculum [...]
GradImages will be available to take graduation portraits prior to the ceremony in Event Center A. GradImages will photograph all graduates as they walk across the stage and receive their diploma cover. Register Early for Graduation Photographs Visit the GradImages website and navigate to “Pre-Event Registration.” Enter Rowan-Cabarrus Community College (make sure to include the dash between Rowan [...]
To graduate from the practical nursing or associate degree nursing programs the student must complete the following: Meet the graduation policies as stated in the school catalog. Have a cumulative program GPA of 2.0 (“C”). Meet competency standard/progression program requirements. Have met the course residency requirements of taking and passing at least twenty-five percent of the [...]