Apply for Graduation

In the last semester of courses required to complete their major, students should complete the Graduation Application Process.

Download a Graduation Checklist and follow the steps below:

1. Log in to PTC Pathway to complete the Application for Graduation form to petition for a degree, diploma or certificate by the required dates. Students who have completed the requirements for their major will be awarded their certificate, diploma, or degree upon completion of their courses but will not participate in the ceremony unless a graduation application has been submitted by the established deadline.

Application Deadlines

Summer 2020 Graduates

June 12, 2020

Fall 2020 Graduates

October 2, 2020

Spring 2021 Graduates

March 5, 2021

Summer 2021 Graduates

June 11, 2021


2. Purchase a cap and gown from the bookstore, if you plan to participate in the ceremony.


3. Attend the appropriate graduation ceremony:

Graduation Ceremonies

Summer 2020 Graduates

August 6, 2020

Fall 2020 Graduates

December 10, 2020

Spring 2021 Graduates

May 6, 2021

Summer 2021 Graduates

August 5, 2021

Information regarding graduation ceremonies will be mailed or can be found here.


Certificates will be issued in the Student Records Office on or after the following dates:

Degree / Diploma / Certificate Pickup Dates

Fall 2019 Graduates

December 19, 2019

Spring 2020 Graduates

May 14, 2020

Summer 2020 Graduates

August 13, 2020