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Graduation

Prior to November 1 of the academic year you expect to complete all requirements for graduation, meet with your advisor to complete an Intent to Graduate form.

Candidates who have completed the requirements for a General Education Core Certificate but have not yet completed all course requirements for an AA or AS degree should complete the Intent for General Education Certificate.


Commencement

Students completing requirements for the following are recognized at the annual Commencement ceremony held in May.

  • Associate of Arts (AA)
  • Associate of Science (AS)
  • Associate of Fine Arts (AFA)
  • Associate of Teaching (AST)
  • Associate of Applied Science (AAS)
  • Students completing certificates are also recognized for the accomplishment.

Students completing degree and/or certificate requirements in December or in May are invited to participate in the May Commencement. Diplomas are mailed to candidates who meet all graduation requirements 4-6 weeks after commencement.

Students completing graduation requirements at the completion of the summer term are also invited to participate in the May Commencement but will not receive their diploma until degree or certificate requirements are met.


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Graduation

DSCC is pleased to hold its annual commencement ceremony each May in the Gymnasium of Dyer County High School in Newbern.

Directions to Dyer County High School from Dyersburg via I-155:

Head North on Lake Rd.  Take ramp onto I-155 E/US-412 E, continue to follow I-155 E.  Continue onto US-51 N.  Take TN-77 exit toward Newbern.  Turn right onto TN-77 E.  Take the 1st right onto Biffle Rd.  Take the 2nd right onto W. Main St.  Dyer County High School will be on the right.

Directions to Dyer County High School from Dyersburg via TN-211:

From US-51 Bypass N, turn left onto TN-211 N/St. John Ave.  Continue to follow TN-211 N, Dyer County High School will be on the left.

Directions to Dyer County High School coming from the north of Dyersburg:

Take US-51 S.  Take the TN-77 exit toward Newbern.  Turn left on TN-77 E.  Take the 1st right onto Biffle Rd.  Take the 2nd right onto W Main St.  Dyer County High School will be on the right.