Local Government ProgramWestern Social Science

DPA Progression and Graduation

Class of 2013

The Class of 2013: Graduates of the DPA and MPA Programs.

Progression Requirements

To remain enrolled and to graduate, Graduate DPA students must maintain an average of at least 70 percent and receive no grade lower than 60 percent.

Graduation Requirements

Students must receive four credits in order to graduate (PS4901/PA9901, PS4902/PA9902, PS4903/PA9903, PS4904/PA9904).  In addition, all students must write a research report (PS4931/PA9930).  The research report must be completed within one calendar year of the final course taken.

To remain enrolled and to graduate, DPA students must maintain an average of at least 70 percent and receive no grade lower than 60 percent.

How to Apply to Graduate

Once students meet the requirements to graduate, they must apply to do so.  In the DPA program this is done manually by filling out and submitting a Graduation Application Form to the Recruitment and Development Officer via mail or fax.  This form is due when you submit your final DPA Research Report for grading.

In the Graduate DPA program this is done electronically in the Student Centre.

Convocation

Please refer to the convocation website and convocation checklist for all your questions.

Forms