File a Degree Petition to Get Your Degree or Certificate

Degree Petition Request Form 

In order to request a degree or certificate, you must file a petition. The petition is available in mySierra. There is no fee to petition for a degree or certificate. You should be enrolled or have completed the final courses required for your degree before petitioning. 

You need to have the following to get your degree:

  • In progress and/or successfully completed a minimum of 60 degree credit units (12 units must be completed at Sierra College)
  • An overall GPA of at least 2.0

Did you know...?

  • You may apply for multiple degrees
  • You can use courses to fulfill major requirements for more than one degree
  • You can request a duplicate diploma. Submit a $10.00 fee per diploma requested.

Deadlines to File a Degree Petition

  • March 1 for spring and summer graduation
  • October 1 for fall graduation


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