Peninsula College will observe its 57th Commencement ceremony on Saturday, June 22, when it awards 574 degrees and certificates to graduates.
Commencement exercises will be held on the south lawn of the main campus in Port Angeles, beginning at 2:00 p.m. A reception will immediately follow.
Speakers will include Board of Trustees Chair Dwayne Johnson and student body vice president David Harvey.
Guests are advised to arrive early and line up near the entry to Keegan Hall on the west side of campus. The Pirate Café will be open with hot and cold beverages and snacks. Doors will open at 1:00 pm and admission is limited to those with tickets. At 2:00 pm all guests will be admitted to the venue to fill remaining seats or to stand to watch the ceremony.
By the numbers:
Total number of graduates: 490 (239 signed up to walk of 6/17)
Total number of degrees and certificates awarded (not including GED): 574
- BAS: 17
- Associate in Arts: 256
- Associate in Arts Honors: 3
- Associate in Science: 13
- Associate in Science Honors: 2
- Associate in Business: 5
- Associate in Business Honors: 0
- Associate in Nursing: 28
- Associate in Applied Science- Transfer: 48
- Associate in Applied Science: 103
- Certificates: 38
- High School Diplomas: 58
- GED: 3
Students earning the President’s Medal: 47
Phi Theta Kappa: 65
Age range of students: 18-67
Average age: 29
Running Start students graduating from high school and receiving a degree from PC: 103
27 international students will be graduating representing Malaysia, Brazil, China, Hong Kong, Indonesia and Vietnam.
For family or friends who are unable to attend the ceremony but would still like to be a part of the occasion, the college will provide a live video stream at www.youtube.com/user/PeninsulaCollegeEdu
For more information contact Rick Ross at firstname.lastname@example.org.