Academic Awards

The following awards and distinctions are given to students who achieve academic excellence at Fayetteville Technical Community College:

President’s List

Students who reached the highest level of academic excellence by maintaining a 4.0 GPA throughout the course of a semester are placed on the President’s List. Requirements include:

  1. The student must be enrolled in a degree or diploma program.
  2. The student must be registered for at least 12 credit hours of level 100 classes.  Remedial classes (below level 100) are not considered.
  3. The student must have a 4.000 Term GPA at the end of the term.

Spring 2017 President’s List Recipients

Dean’s List

Students who reached a high level of academic excellence by maintaining at least a 3.5 GPA throughout the course of a semester are placed on the Dean’s List. Requirements include:

  1. The student must be in a degree or diploma program.
  2. The student must be registered for at least 12 credit hours of level 100 classes.  Remedial classes (below level 100) are not considered.
  3. The student must have a 3.500 – 3.999 Term GPA at the end of term to be placed on the Deans’ List.

Spring 2017 Dean’s List Recipients

Graduate Honors

Recognition of graduate honors is noted on a student’s degree or diploma and official college transcript.

  1. Highest Honors – Students who graduate with a diploma or degree who have earned a GPA of 4.0. (gold cord and tassel)
  2. Honors – Students who graduate with a diploma or degree who have earned a GPA of 3.5 to 3.99. (gold tassel)

President’s Award

The President’s Award is presented at graduation to a deserving student selected by a faculty and staff committee. To be eligible for this award, a student must be enrolled on a full-time basis during the year of nomination and have a minimum GPA of 3.0. The student must exhibit and promote good student morale and demonstrate a genuine concern for FTCC and its role in the community.

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