Our graduation ceremony is an event of significance and is accomplished with considerable planning to assure a memorable occasion of which you can be proud.

When applying for graduation:

  • Student are responsible for ensuring that they have met all program and course requirements to earn the degree, diploma, or certificate for which they are applying.
  • A minimum of 25% of the total number of credit hours required for graduation in a particular program must be taken at Rowan-Cabarrus. No more than 75% of required credit hours can be accepted for transfer credit.
  • To participate in the ceremony, you are expected to successfully complete your program requirements in the Fall semester prior to the ceremony, the Spring semester of the ceremony, or the Summer semester following the ceremony.
  • Participation in the graduation ceremony is not an indication of meeting graduation requirements. Graduation will be held this year on:


Event NameEvent TypeWhenWhere
Curriculum & GED Graduation EventMay 13, 2016Cabarrus Arena and Events Center
Curriculum & GED GraduationEventMay 12, 2017

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