Undergraduate and Graduate Degrees

Degrees Awarded

The following undergraduate and graduate degrees are awarded by Wentworth Institute of Technology

  • Associates in Science (College of Professional and Continuing Education only)
  • Bachelor of Science
  • Master of Architecture
  • Master of Science (College of Professional and Continuing Education )
  • Master of Engineering (College of Professional and Continuing Education )
  • Professional Undergraduate Certificates (College of Professional and Continuing Education )

Replacement Diplomas

Students or alumni in need of a replacement diploma must submit a Request for Duplicate Diploma and submit it to the Student Service Center at ssc@wit.edu The form must be notarized, and there is a $50 replacement fee due at the time the completed form is submitted.

Time to Degree

Any student who requires more than two years after their anticipated graduation date to complete a program of study must be academically reviewed by their department chair or the director of academic advising within the College of Professional and Continuing Education. Students who wish to reinstate after five (5) years or more must matriculate under the catalog year of their reinstatement. Credit for courses taken more than five (5) years prior to the student's reinstatement to Wentworth is not allowed. This policy applies to courses taken at Wentworth as well as those taken at other schools. All requests for reinstatement must have the approval of the department chair.

Programs No Longer Offered

Any student who is enrolled in a program which is no longer offered by the University must complete all graduation requirements for that program within one year after the original expected date of graduation. Any student who fails to satisfy all requirements within the one-year period must have their academic records evaluated by an academic department chair/the dean of CPCE to determine which course of study and program must be followed. Beyond the one-year statute of limitation the University will not grant a degree for any program which has been discontinued.

Degree Application

Students who believe they are ready to receive their degree from Wentworth Institute of Technology and have a grade point average of 2.0 or higher are required to complete a formal degree application. (See Academic Calendar for specific dates.) Degree applications will not be accepted from students with a grade point average below 2.0. Applications for graduation are submitted via LeopardWeb and are required to ensure the Registrar has received all student credentials. Degrees conferred reflect the graduation that follows the student’s successful completion of all degree requirements; degrees are conferred in April, August, and December.