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Graduation Information

The commencement ceremony for the Craft Academy's Class of 2018 will be held Saturday, May 12, at 5 p.m. in Button Auditorium.

To purchase graduation regalia (caps, gowns, tassels and stoles, etc.,) visit www.bookstore.moreheadstate.edu. Craft academy apparel, gifts, class rings and other items are also available through the bookstore.


Graduation Requirements

In order to receive a Craft Academy diploma, students must:

  • Complete the required core courses (three math, four science, two English and three +X) with a grade of “C” or better during the two-year period of study.
  • Complete all additional courses with a grade of “C” or better.
  • Maintain a cumulative Academy GPA of 2.75 or better.
  • Meet all pre-college curriculum requirements.


Students who fail to meet the above mentioned criteria will not receive a Craft Academy diploma until all requirements have been met. Students will have until the end of the following fall semester to correct any deficiencies. 

 

Graduating with Honors and Honors with Distinction 

The Craft Academy recognizes honors graduates based upon two levels, honors and honors with distinction. GPA will be calculated at the end of a senior’s spring term. 


Honors

  • Maintain a 3.4 to 3.74 cumulative MSU GPA.
  • Successfully complete a supervised research project and fulfill the requirements of the research policy.
  • Participate in extended service project(s) of 60 hours or more (minimum 15 hours each semester, only 30 percent of the two-year total can be completed at home.)
  • Be in overall good standing (no current attendance or disciplinary contracts.) 
  • Contribute positively to the culture of the Academy.
     

Honors with Distinction

  • Maintain a 3.75 to 4.0 cumulative MSU GPA.
  • Successfully complete a supervised research project and fulfill the requirements of the research policy.
  • Produce a research outcome that takes the form of a presentation or poster presentation at an academic conference, a publication or other approved display of research (Alternate displays of research must be approved in advance by the assistant director of academic services.)
  • Participate in extended service project(s) of 80 hours or more (minimum 20 hours each semester, only 30 percent of the two-year total can be completed at home.)
  • Be in overall good standing (no current attendance or disciplinary contracts.)
  • Contribute positively to the culture of the Academy.
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