Nearly 1,900 to graduate from WSU


Xenia Daily Gazette



Submitted photo Wright State University’s 2017 fall commencement ceremony takes place 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 16, in the Wright State Nutter Center.

Submitted photo Wright State University’s 2017 fall commencement ceremony takes place 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 16, in the Wright State Nutter Center.


FAIRBORN — Nearly 1,900 students will graduate during Wright State University’s 2017 fall commencement ceremony Saturday, Dec. 16.

The class includes summer and fall graduates with 1,083 bachelor’s degrees and 681 master’s as well those awarded associate degrees and post-master’s certificates.

The class features graduates from 58 Ohio counties, including 1,171 from the 16 counties anchored by Wright State’s Dayton and Lake campuses. Graduates hail from 34 total states.

The class also includes 365 international students from 30 different nations. India boasts the largest number of foreign graduates with 187.

The graduating students from the class range in age from 19 to 72.

Graduates by college: College of Education and Human Services: 308; College of Engineering and Computer Science: 440; College of Liberal Arts: 323; College of Nursing and Health: 113; College of Science and Mathematics: 228; Raj Soin College of Business: 353 and Lake Campus: 40.

The ceremony started at 10 a.m. in the Wright State Nutter Center and was streamed online and through a local television channel.

Submitted photo Wright State University’s 2017 fall commencement ceremony takes place 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 16, in the Wright State Nutter Center.
https://www.xeniagazette.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/32/2017/12/web1_wsufallgrad.jpgSubmitted photo Wright State University’s 2017 fall commencement ceremony takes place 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 16, in the Wright State Nutter Center.

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Story courtesy of Wright State University.

Story courtesy of Wright State University.