Office of the Registrar 201 Ginger Hall, Morehead State University Morehead, KY 40351Phone: 606-783-2008Fax: 606-783-9103E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
All associate degrees (Associate of Arts, Associate of
Applied Science, and Associate of Applied Business) require you to:
All bachelor degrees (Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Arts,
Bachelor of Business Administration, Bachelor of Fine Arts, Bachelor of Music,
Bachelor of Music Education, Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Bachelor of Social
Work, and Bachelor of University Studies) require you to:
Some programs of study may have additional program and/or
grade point average requirements based upon accreditation standards and/or the
catalog year that you are in. Students
must review the requirements of the specific degree program to determine if
there are additional requirements.
All students graduating with a diploma must apply by October
15th for fall and winter sessions and March 15th for spring and summer sessions.
Bachelor degree candidates who complete at least 43 credits at MSU with
an institutional GPA of 3.5 to 4.0 through the student’s last fully completed
and graded semester will be recognized during the commencement ceremony as
graduating “with honors.” Specific honors of summa cum laude, magna cum laude,
and cum laude will not be reflected in the commencement program.
Associate degree candidates who complete at least 32 credits at MSU
with an institutional GPA of 3.6 to 4.0 through the student’s last fully
completed and graded semester will be recognized “with distinction.”
Students entitled to commencement honors will be notified via their MSU
email address and will receive a gold cord from the Registrar’s Office at no
cost to them to wear at the commencement ceremony. Honor cords are distributed to only those
students participating in the ceremony. If a student is not participating in the ceremony and has honors, the appropriate honors will
be noted on the student's official transcript and diploma.
Master, Ed.S., and Doctoral degree candidates do not receive honors.
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