Tassel and Hood Color

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Graduation

The color of the tassel indicates the college/school of the University granting the degree.

The  hood color specifies the area of study for the Master's degree

The proper tassel and hood colors are as follows:

  • Bachelor of Arts - White
  • Bachelor of Arts (Business and Analytics) - Drab
  • Bachelor of Arts (Criminology and Criminal Justice) - Gold
  • Bachelor of Arts (Liberal Arts) - White
  • Bachelor of Arts (Media Arts) - Alice Blue
  • Bachelor of Arts (Music) - Pink
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts - Brown
  • Bachelor of Music - Pink
  • Bachelor of Science - Gold
  • Bachelor of Science (Agriculture) - Maize
  • Bachelor of Science (Applied Sciences and Arts) - Orange
  • Bachelor of Science (Architecture) - Brown
  • Bachelor of Science (Automotive and Aviation) - Orange
  • Bachelor of Science (Business and Analytics) - Drab
  • Bachelor of Science (Education) - Light Blue
  • Bachelor of Science (Engineering, Computing, Technology, and Math) - Orange
  • Bachelor of Science (Exercise Science and Kinesiology) - Sage Green
  • Bachelor of Science (Journalism) - Crimson
  • Bachelor of Science (Liberal Arts) - White
  • Bachelor of Science (Public Health) - Salmon Pink
  • Bachelor of Science (Public Health - Orange
  • Bachelor of Science (Rehabilitation) - Sage Green
  • Bachelor of Science (Social Work) - Citron
  • Master's - Black
  • Ph.D. - Gold
  • Juris Doctorate - Purple