Steps to Graduation

To earn an Oregon Tech bachelor's degree, online degree completion students must complete the college general education requirements, the major requirements, the total required credit hours for the degree, and at least 45 credits taken from Oregon Tech, exclusive of credit for prior learning or credit by exam.

When to Apply for Graduation

Apply for graduation two terms in advance of your expected completion date.

How to Apply for Graduation

  • Contact your online student support staff member or email to request the Application for Degree.
  • Return the signed Application for Degree via email, postal mail, or fax. We will obtain your advisor's signature and submit the form to the Registrar's Office for the final degree audit.
  • Pay the $56 fee added to your account after the Registrar's Office processes your application.


If you would like to attend Commencement in June at either the Klamath Falls or Portland-Metro Campus (in Wilsonville), please see this page for more information and to complete the required Walk Form.