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

Fall 2021 Graduates

October 8, 2021

Spring 2022 Graduates

March 4, 2022

Summer 2022 Graduates

June 10, 2022


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

Fall 2021 Graduates

December 16, 2021

Spring 2022 Graduates

May 5, 2022

Summer 2022 Graduates

August 4, 2022

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 2021 Graduates

January 4, 2022

Spring 2022 Graduates

May 12, 2022

Summer 2022 Graduates

August 11, 2022