Congratulations for reaching this incredible milestone! We are so proud of each and every one of our graduates. You will always be a part of the Mountwest family, even after graduation. Now, let’s help you cross the stage!
The April 2023 Graduation Ceremony will take place April 28th, 2023 at Christ Temple Church. The ceremony will begin at 6:00pm.
To apply for graduation, students must:
Mountwest observes one formal Commencement Exercise with three graduation dates during an academic year. The official graduation dates are:
Students will not be graduated on any dates other than those noted above. Students who are graduated at the end of the summer term or at the end of the fall term of an academic year are invited and highly encouraged to participate in the Spring Commencement Exercises. A graduation commencement ceremony is held in May for students completing their programs during the academic year. Each year, as the date of graduation commencement ceremony approaches, the College notifies students via their MCTC email account of details related to the ceremony.
Degrees/diplomas/certificates are conferred by the college president to the graduates of Mountwest Community & Technical College under the authority of the Institutional Board of Governors and the Community & Technical College System of West Virginia. Diplomas are ready four to six weeks after the graduation date. Diplomas are for display purposes and are rarely accepted by employers as proof of credential. Official transcripts and degree verifications are issued through the National Student Clearinghouse as MCTC’s approved method of providing proof of credentials.
To be eligible to graduate from Mountwest, students must apply for graduation at the beginning of the semester, or term, in which they intend to complete graduation requirements, which include the following:
The due dates for each graduation are listed on the Academic Calendar.