Peru State Awards Degrees to 417
(Peru, Neb.) Peru State College (PSC) awarded 417 students their degrees at the college’s 2012 Commencement Ceremony on Saturday, May 5.
PSC President Dan Hanson said, “As they embark on new careers, advance in current jobs or pursue advanced degrees, we hope our graduates remember fondly the role Peru State faculty, staff and administrators played in their success. We congratulate them on being part of the legion of Bobcat alumni who have made this institution great for 145 years, and we wish them all the best for a bright and successful future. It’s been great to have each one as a student at Peru State.”
Editor’s Note: Graduates are categorized into five separate sheets depending on degree (Master of Science in Education or MSED, Master of Science in Organizational Management or MSOM, Bachelor of Arts or BA, Bachelor of Applied Science or BAS, and Bachelor of Science or BS). Graduates are listed alphabetically on each sheet by state, then hometown, then last name. Also listed are their areas of study and any academic graduation honors awarded.
In order to graduate summa cum laude (with highest distinction), a student must have earned a cumulative grade point average of 3.90 to 4.0; for magna cum laude (with high distinction), 3.75 to 3.89; and for cum laude (with distinction), 3.50 to 3.74.