Academic honors at commencement are awarded to candidates for baccalaureate degrees who have earned a cumulative GPA of at least 3.50 on Clarke University coursework. Candidates are expected to have completed a minimum of 45 graded institutional credit hours by their degree completion date. Honors printed in the commencement program are calculated as of the end of Spring Session I grades. Diplomas and transcripts will reflect final honors.
- 3.80 or above Summa Cum Laude
- 3.65-3.79 Magna Cum Laude
- 3.50-3.64 Cum Laude
Honors at commencement are also awarded to candidates for baccalaureate degrees who have successfully completed the Scholars Program.