Graduation Requirements

Graduation Requirements

Eastern Maine Community College will grant Associate in Applied Science Degrees, Associate of Arts Degrees, Associate in Science Degrees, Diplomas, and Certificates to those students who have:

  1. Passed all required courses within their major area of study with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.00
  2. Have paid all of their EMCC bills.

Graduation documents and official transcripts will be mailed shortly after commencement.

Application for Graduation

Students anticipating graduation, must file an Application for Graduation in the semester prior to graduation.

Click here to view a printable Graduation Application form.

Attendance at Graduation

Students who have fulfilled the requirements for graduation are expected to attend commencement exercises.

Awards of Excellence

During each commencement exercise, those students who have earned the highest and second highest academic standing at the Associate Degree and Diploma levels are recognized with awards for excellence. Phi Theta Kappa members and students graduating with honors (cumulative GPA of at least 3.25) are also recognized.