Nearly 1,700 Wright State students to graduate Saturday

Wright State University will award close to 1,700 degrees and certificates during a commencement ceremony Saturday.

During the ceremony, which is scheduled for 10 a.m. at the Nutter Center, WSU will award 1,010 bachelor’s degrees, 602 master’s degrees, 54 doctorates of philosophy and a number of associate degrees and graduate certificates, according to the school.

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Wright State’s fall graduating class includes students from 54 Ohio counties and 28 states. The class also includes 221 international students from 24 different nations with the largest portion — 107 — coming from India, according to WSU.

The ceremony will be broadcast live on WSU-TV on Time Warner Cable channel 21.105 in the university residence halls and Fairborn and regionally on AT&T channel 99. The ceremony can also be watched online through a streaming portal on Wright State's website.

Below is a breakdown of the graduates by college at Wright State for this fall’s class.

• College of Education and Human Services: 280

• College of Engineering and Computer Science: 338

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• College of Liberal Arts: 240

• College of Nursing and Health: 133

• College of Science and Mathematics: 201

• Raj Soin College of Business: 373

• Lake Campus: 31


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