Graduation Requirements

Students must file a graduation petition with the Registrar in order to graduate during their final semester of study.  The Registrar conducts an audit to verify that all requirements for the degree have been met.  Students receive written confirmation of satisfactory completion of all requirements or a list of deficiencies the need to be completed for graduation.

  • Students must complete all credit and course requirements for the A.S. degree.
  • Students must attain a minimum cumulative Grade Point Average of 2.0 in all courses applicable toward the degree.
  • If students were placed in remedial courses, they must pass the CUNY exit-from-remediation exams.
  • Students in associate degree programs must pass the CUNY Proficiency Examination.
  • Students must complete a minimum residency degree requirement of 30 credits for the associate degree.
  • Students must complete two credit-bearing Writing Intensive classes to receive the associate degree.

Campus Cultural Centers

Kupferberg Holocaust Center (KHC)Opens in a new window
Kupferberg Holocaust Center Opens in a new window

Using the lessons of the Holocaust to educate current and future generations about the ramifications of unbridled prejudice, racism and stereotyping.

Queensborough Performing Arts CenterOpens in a new window
QPAC: Performing Arts CenterOpens in a new window

QPAC is an invaluable entertainment company in this region with a growing national reputation. The arts at QPAC continues to play a vital role in transforming lives and building stronger communities.

Queensborough Art GalleryOpens in a new window
QCC Art GalleryOpens in a new window

The QCC Art Gallery of the City University of New York is a vital educational and cultural resource for Queensborough Community College, the Borough of Queens and the surrounding communities.