School of Education Graduation Requirements 

Application for Graduation
Students who have completed all program requirements should contact their advisor to request a recommendation for their degree or credential.

Commencement
School of Education students complete program requirements at various points throughout the year. Students may apply to commence in the academic year in which they complete their program requirements as long as they do so by August 31. An application must include a reasonable plan for completing the remaining credits by August 31 and should be submitted to the student’s advisor by January 31. Doctoral candidates must successfully defend their dissertation by the last day of the eleventh week of Spring Term in order to be eligible for participation in commencement.