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Graduation Guidelines & Requirements

University Requirements

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Academic requirements for each program/degree can be found in the University Catalog. Curriculum sheets for each undergraduate program are also available at the University's web site.

Conversion from Doctoral to Master's Program

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A student in a doctoral program may be converted to an appropriate master's program in special situations.

Graduation Candidates

Diverse Students

All students, both undergraduate and graduate, should consult the University Catalog for complete information about degree requirements for specific programs.

Graduate Student Registration Requirements

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Diplomas are not distributed at commencement.

Frequently Asked Questions



University Catalogs

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Graduation with Honors

Graduates During Commencement

Baccalaureate degrees with honors are conferred in accordance with the following cumulative grade point averages on work attempted at Old Dominion University.