You must complete all degree requirements prior to your graduation date. Have you
checked your degree audit? If not, log on to your AP OneStop account and go the Degree
Works tile. Review your audit to see if you are missing any requirements.* For instructions
on how to read your audit, see the link below:
If needed, have you sent in any missing transcripts?
If you anticipate completing any course(s) at another institution, the course(s) must
be specified on a Course Work Approval Form filed with the Office of the Registrar. It must include the selected course(s),
dates of enrollment, institution, advisor/department chair approval and Office of
the Registrar approval. An OFFICIAL transcript must be received from the institution
immediately upon completion of the course(s).
If you are seeking a bachelor's degree in any program, you are required to take the
Senior Exit Exam. For more information, go to the Senior Exit Exam page, or contact the Office of Institutional Effectiveness and Assessment at email@example.com or 931-221-6184.
If you are seeking an associate's or bachelor's degree, you may also be required to
take a major field test. If you are unsure if your program requires you to take a
major field test, please contact your advisor or department for more information.
APSU is required by state and federal agencies to track what our graduates plan to
do after they leave the university. This helps us know if you are planning to enter
the workforce, continue your education, or serve in military or civic capacities.
Please complete the survey at the link below so that we can know how better to serve
you and future graduates.
Once you apply for graduation, you will begin receiving emails about 3 months prior
to commencement regarding your graduation status, ordering your cap and gown, and
general commencement information.
We will send you an email to your official APSU email with a link to order your cap
and gown. Our cap and gown vendor, Herff Jones, also offers announcements, invitations,
diploma frames, and other products to meet your graduation needs.
Undergraduate Students: Must earn a minimum overall, APSU, major, and minor (if required) GPA of 2.00.
Graduate Students: Must earn a minimum overall, APSU, and program GPA of 3.00.
Undergraduate Students: Must earn at least 25 percent of the degree requirements in residency (APSU coursework)
and earn at least 24 semester credit hours during the junior or senior years.
Graduate Students: Must earn a minimum of one-third of the number of hours required to complete a degree
or certificate program.
Undergraduate Students: Bachelor's degree seeking students must earn a minimum of 120 overall hours; 42 of
these hours are part of general education core. Associate degree seeking students
must earn a minimum of 60 overall hours; 42 of these hours are part of the general
Graduate Students: Must earn a minimum of 30 overall hours.
The requirements listed in the previous tabs are the minimum requirements required
to graduate from Austin Peay State University. Your program may have different requirements
from the requirements listed in the previous tabs. For specific program requirements,
please refer to the Academic Bulletin for your specific program and bulletin year.