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Graduation Requirements

In order to receive a degree or certificate from East Central College, students must satisfactorily complete the prescribed course requirements for a degree or certificate program as specified in the catalog or other current, East Central College document. Students planning to graduate should:


  • Achieve a minimum culumulative grade point average of 2.0 on all college level credit earned (Certain programs may require a higher GPA).
  • Complete at least 15 of the student's last 30 semester hours of college level credit in residence at East Central College. For AAS or certificate candidates, a minimum of two courses from the specific major area must be included in the last 15 hours.
  • Submit an Application for Graduation, available from the Office of the Registrar or the College website, or apply for graduation via eCentral.
  • Complete an exit examination as specified by the College for the degree or certificate earned.
  • Settle all financial obligations to East Central College.
  • If not already on file, provide official high school transcript or G.E.D certificate.
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