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7/18/2018 Member News

St. Petersburg College marks 137th commencement on July 21

This is a press release from St. Petersburg College. For more information, contact Rita Farlow, Assistant Director, Marketing and Strategic Communications, 727-302-6526 or Marilyn Shaw, Public Relations Specialist, 727-341-4712.

St. Petersburg College marks 137th commencement on July 21

St. Petersburg College will hold its 137th commencement ceremony at 10 a.m. on Saturday, July 21 at the First Baptist Church of Indian Rocks, 12685 Ulmerton Road, Largo.
The youngest graduate is 11 years old, the oldest is 69 years old and 8 graduates are over the age of 60. Fifty-eight percent of the graduates are female.
With this graduating class, St. Petersburg College will have awarded 171,685 degrees since the college – Florida’s first community college – was founded in 1927.
SPC will award:
• 659 Associate in Arts degrees
• 153 Associate in Science degrees
• 51 Bachelor of Applied Science degrees
• 39Bachelor of Science degrees
• 168 certifications

Kevin Wesley and Alessandra Korber will address fellow graduates and guests. Wesley will earn a Bachelor’s of Science in Public Safety Administration. Korber will earn an Associates of Science.