Graduation Requirements

Minimum Graduation Requirements  

To obtain an Associate in Science (AS) or Associate in Applied Science (AAS) degree, a student must:   
  • Satisfactorily complete a minimum of 60 semester credit hours of college credit in an approved program of study, including prescribed general education courses. 
  • Earn a 2.0 or higher cumulative grade point average in all courses attempted at the College. The calculation of the GPA for graduation shall not include grades earned in developmental courses. A course may be counted only once for purposes of meeting graduation requirements. 
  • Complete at least 25 percent of semester credit hours at Snead State Community College.
  • Meet all requirements for graduation listed in the student’s course catalog plan. Students who petition to receive an award after last attending Snead State for more than 1 academic year must meet all requirements in effect at the time of graduation. 
  • Submit an Application for Graduation
  • Fulfill all financial obligations to the College. 
  • Clear all requirements in the Student Services Office.     

To obtain a Certificate, a student must:
 
  • Satisfactorily complete an approved program of study. 
  • Earn a 2.0 or higher cumulative grade point average in all courses attempted at the College. The calculation of the GPA for graduation shall not include grades earned in developmental courses. A course may be counted only once for purposes of meeting graduation requirements. 
  • Complete at least 25 percent of semester credit hours at Snead State Community College. 
  • Meet all requirements for graduation listed in the student’s course catalog plan. Students who petition to receive an award after last attending Snead State for more than 1 academic year must meet all requirements in effect at the time of graduation. 
  • Submit an Application for Graduation
  • Fulfill all financial obligations to the College. 
  • Clear all requirements in the Student Services Office.     

Second Associate Degree Requirements:
 
In order to graduate with a second associate degree at Snead State Community College, 16 additional hours must be earned at Snead State in a specific program of study after the first degree is awarded.