Graduation General Requirements

The student will…

Complete all required coursework

Earn a 2.0 major GPA both in the program and overall

Complete a minimum of 25% of the program of study’s total semester hours at CCC.

Program Specific Requirements are available in the Academic Information section of the Course Catalog under Graduation Requirements.

How to Apply for Program Completion & Graduation

  1. Make an appointment with your program advisor to review and approve the request to complete.
  2. Watch the Apply for Graduation video tutorial below and then complete a graduation application through Carteret Compass.

Graduation Application


    • Please use the Phonetic Spelling Guide for assistance
    • Fall 2021 completers are eligible to participate in the Spring 2022 graduation ceremony
    • Information about the Spring 2022 ceremony will be available in April 2022

Please note:

  • One copy of each degree, diploma and/or certificate is provided free of charge if requested within one year of completion, after that time please follow the Back-dated Degree process below.

  • Credentials are created at the end of each semester for students who complete the completion application. Requests made after the last day of the semester will be produced at the end of the next semester.

  • The Registrar’s Office will contact you when the credential is available for pick up.

How to Order Cap & Gown

You can now order your cap and gown directly from Herff-Jones at the site below and then pick it up at the College Bookstore on Campus. Please use the following link to order and pay for your Cap & Gown:

Order Your Cap & Gown

  • Approximate cost will be $34.00 for Cap & Gown with a school tassel. Additional tassels will be $6.00. (Fees subject to change)
  • While supplies last the Bookstore is selling the Graduation cap & gown and other graduation products at a reduced shipping rate. Please contact them directly according to the attached flyer for more information.
  • Honors tassels are provided to qualified students by the Awards and Graduation Committee.

Deadlines & Dates to Remember

Graduation Application – May 10, 2022
Graduation Ceremony – May 13, 2022 at 4 p.m.

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