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How to Apply for Graduation

Graduation Requirements

To graduate from WSCC, you are required to:

  • Complete the general education requirements for your program.

  • Complete the required program core courses, support courses, and prerequisite requirements.

  • Earn an overall 2.0 or higher grade point average (GPA) on a 4.0 scale.

  • Earn at least 60 credits for an Associate’s Degree. At least 15 of the credits must be completed at West Shore.

  • Have no more than two (2) courses with grades less than a 'C' (effective for students who began at West Shore Fall 2013 or later)

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  • Occupational Degree (AAAS) graduates must complete a competency test in their area of study.

Applying for Graduation

To apply, follow the following steps:

  • Meet with an Advisor to ensure you will meet all program requirements (recommended, not required)

  • Complete the FREE Application for Graduation and turn it in to the Student Records office in Student Services.

Graduation Application Deadlines:

If you are graduating in:

Submit a Graduation Application by:


October 1


February 1


June 15

If you have further questions or need assistance, contact the Student Services office at 231-843-5510 or