To qualify for degree conferral, students must:
Give evidence of biblical understanding, godly character and readiness for ministry.
Complete the prescribed course of study and achieve the minimum required grade point average as outlined in his/her catalog.
Settle all financial obligations, including payment of the graduation fee.
Receive the recommendation of the Faculty and approval by the Board of Trustees for graduation.
Submit an official Intent to Graduate Form to the Registrar’s Office prior to enrolling for their final semester.
Attend commencement exercises. Permission to graduate in absentia may be granted on a case-by- case basis. Such request should be submitted via the General Petition to the Registrar at least two months prior to commencement.
Students who have not completed all academic requirements may petition to participate in commencement if the remaining requirements will be completed by the end of summer semester and if 6 credit hours or less remain for completion. Students must enroll in and pay in advance for any such pending classes. The diploma and transcript will not be issued until all pending academic requirements are completed. Commencement exercises are held only at the end of the spring semester. Such request should be submitted via the General Petition to the Registrar's offer before the Spring semester begins.
Graduation Fee: $145.00