Jonesboro, Ark. – Arkansas State University has released the list of students who were awarded diplomas on the undergraduate and graduate levels during the 2017 Fall Commencement ceremony Dec. 9 in the First National Bank Arena on campus.
Chancellor Kelly Damphousse conferred a record 1,474 diplomas during the ceremony. It marked the first commencement at A-State for Damphousse since becoming chancellor.
There were graduates from six colleges including Agriculture, Engineering and Technology; Business; Education and Behavioral Science; Liberal Arts and Communication; Nursing and Health Professions; and Sciences and Mathematics received doctorate, bachelor, master, specialist and associate degrees.
Among the education graduates were, from Booneville, Teena Joyce Wilson, Master of Science in Education, Special Education Instructional Specialist K-12; and Thomas Leon McLean, Master of Science in Education, Special Education Instructional Specialist K-12.
Graduates represented 69 of the 75 counties in Arkansas, 36 states, and 14 nations.