More than 1,700 students to graduate from KSU at December commencement ceremony

Convocation Center

Four doctoral degrees to be conferred by the Bagwell College of Education during winter…

Georgia (Dec 8, 2010) —  

Four doctoral degrees to be conferred by the Bagwell College of Education during winter commencement ceremonies
KENNESAW, Ga. (Dec. 8, 2010) — Kennesaw State University will bestow 1,755 degrees,
including four doctoral degrees in education, next week in three commencement ceremonies.
KSU awarded its first doctoral degree this summer.
Commencement speakers and college graduation ceremonies are:
Susan Herbst, executive vice chancellor, University System of Georgia
College of the Arts and College of Humanities and Social Sciences
Tuesday, Dec. 14, 1 p.m.
Maj. Gen. Maria L. Britt, commanding general, Georgia Army National Guard
Graduate College, Bagwell College of Education and WellStar College of Health and Human Services
Tuesday, Dec. 14, 7 p.m. 
Katherine N. Kinnick, professor of communication and recipient of the KSU Foundation Distinguished Teaching Award
Coles College of Business, College of Science and Mathematics and University College
Wednesday, Dec. 15, 1 p.m.

The Convocation Center on the KSU campus, 1000 Chastain Rd., Kennesaw, Ga.


Kennesaw State University is the third largest university in Georgia, offering more than 70 graduate and undergraduate degrees, including doctorates in education, business and nursing, and a new Ph.D. in international conflict management. A member of the 35-unit University System of Georgia, Kennesaw State is a comprehensive, residential institution with a growing population of more than 23,400 students from 142 countries.


A leader in innovative teaching and learning, Kennesaw State University offers undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degrees to its nearly 43,000 students. With 11 colleges on two metro Atlanta campuses, Kennesaw State is a member of the University System of Georgia. The university’s vibrant campus culture, diverse population, strong global ties and entrepreneurial spirit draw students from throughout the country and the world. Kennesaw State is a Carnegie-designated doctoral research institution (R2), placing it among an elite group of only 6 percent of U.S. colleges and universities with an R1 or R2 status. For more information, visit