COD will offer an in-person ceremony for Spring 2023. A date, location, and time will be scheduled for the week of May 22-26, 2023.
Commencement will be held on: To be determined. Further information and commencement details will be shared March 1st, 2023.
*Information & restrictions subject to change
Associate Degrees and/or Certificates are not automatically awarded when students complete the requirements. Students must submit the electronic Degree Application or Certificate Application by the following deadlines.
|Graduation Term||Submission Deadline||Commencement Ceremony|
|Fall||November 1st||May of following year|
|Spring/Summer||March 1st||May of current year|
|Summer||July 1st||May of following year|
Application to Graduate is normally processed within 10-15 business days. However, processing could take longer during peak registration and high volume months. Peak months are generally: December, January, February, March, and May.
Updates to your Associate Degree(s) and/or Certificate(s) will be sent to your COD email.