Quick Facts: University of Scranton Commencement 2014

May 31, 2014

125th Anniversary: The University of Scranton is celebrating its 125th anniversary throughout the 2013-2014 academic year.


Undergraduate Commencement: Sunday, June 1
Mohegan Sun Arena, Wilkes-Barre
Principal Speaker & Honorary Degree Recipient: The Most Reverend Joseph C. Bambera, D.D., J.C.L., Bishop of the Diocese of Scranton.

Master’s and Doctoral Degree Commencement: Saturday, May 31
Byron Recreation Complex
Principal Speaker & Honorary Degree Recipient: Sister Maryalice Jacquinot, IHM, President and CEO of St. Joseph’s Center in Scranton.


Total graduates: 1,607

            Total doctoral degrees: 48
          Total master’s degrees: 668
          Total bachelor’s degrees: 887
          Total associate degrees: 4

Fulbright scholarships won by Class of 2014 graduates: Three.


States represented by undergraduates: 13, including Connecticut, Massachusetts, Maryland, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Virginia.


States represented by post-baccalaureate graduates: 33, including Arizona, California, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, New Jersey, New York, North Dakota, Pennsylvania, Ohio, South Carolina, Texas, Virginia and Washington.

Top undergraduate programs of study: Nursing, Biology, Counseling and Human Services, Exercise Science, Accounting, and Psychology.


Top graduate programs of study: MBA, curriculum and instruction, educational administration, occupational therapy and human resources.

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