Quick Facts: University of Scranton Commencement 2011
Undergraduate Commencement: May 29, 2011, Mohegan Sun Arena, Wilkes-Barre
and Doctoral Degree Commencement: May 28, 2011, Byron Recreation Complex
Total graduates: 1,718 – Largest Graduating Class in History
Total doctoral degrees: 46 Largest number of DPT degrees in history
Total master’s degrees: 700 Largest number of master’s degrees in history
Total bachelor’s degrees: 971
Total associate’s degrees: 1
Prestigious scholarships won by graduates: Five Fulbright Fellowships, Two Goldwater Scholarships
States represented by undergraduates: 16, including California, Connecticut, Florida, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Rhode Island and Virginia.
States represented by post-baccalaureate graduates: 38 including Alaska, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, New Jersey, New York, Texas and Virginia.
Top undergraduate programs of study: Biology, Exercise Science, Communication, Nursing, Psychology, Elementary Education, Accounting and Marketing
Top graduate programs of study: Curriculum and Instruction, Educational Administration, Occupational Therapy and MBA.
Rev. Scott R. Pilarz, S.J., President of The University of Scranton.
Freda Adler, Ph.D., director of the Master of Science Program in Criminology and visiting professor in the Department of Criminology at the University of Pennsylvania.
Carl J. Kuehner, University of Scranton alumnus and co-founder of Hope for Haiti.
Msgr. Andrew Martin, president emeritus of Camden Catholic High School, Cherry Hill N.J.