Wilkes Univ. Awards Degrees

Wilkes University awarded 301 doctoral, master’s and bachelor’s degrees to students graduating after the completion of the fall 2013 semester.

Graduates from the Mountaintop area are:

Bachelor of Arts-Melinda Myers, Psychology; Saleem Sheikh, Political Science;

Doctor of Education-Gregory Koons, Educational Administration

Master of Business Administration-Kevin Moulton, Mountain Top, Business Administration;

Master of Science-Cynthia Laforney, Nursing; Darryl Schwarz, Engineering Management; Timothy Shiplett, Education

Wilkes University is an independent institution of higher education dedicated to academic and intellectual excellence through mentoring in the liberal arts, sciences and professional programs. Founded in 1933, the university provides its students with the experience, mentoring and education necessary for career and intellectual development as well as personal growth. Named one of the fastest-growing universities in the United States by The Chronicle of Higher Education, Wilkes offers the doctor of nursing practice, doctor of education and doctor of pharmacy degrees and more than a dozen master’s degree programs, including the master of business administration and master of fine arts in creative writing. For more information, visit www.wilkes.edu