When graduating from an online college, do you get a grad ceremony?

I was just wondering if online students still get to graduate witha ceremony and whatnot like a normal college garduate? I go to univeresity of phoenix.
anfisa
Asked Jun 09, 2010
This may be viewed as one of the pitfalls of attending online school versus pursuing your degree at a traditional "brick and mortar" institution. In most cases, students enrolled at online schools are scattered across the country, and possibly around the world. It would be no small feat to collect these students into one building at the same time in order to have a traditional graduation ceremony. Not to mention, it would be extremely expensive for students to travel to the home base of the online school in order to participate. It is for this reason that the typical answer for this question is no, those students who are pursuing online degrees do not usually have the opportunity to participate in a traditional graduation ceremony. Traditionally, degrees are mailed to students upon completion of the program, often with a congratulatory letter. Brad at www.elearners.com
bradleystacks
Answered Jul 23, 2013
No, just a Degree activation code.
BadBeast
Answered Jun 09, 2010

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