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892 Graduates Conferred Degrees in Special Commencement Programs

by Nicole Hackett, Student Public Relations Writer

Cedarville University conferred 892 degrees at its 125th commencement programs April 30-May1. The university also recognized members of the class of 2020.

Because of COVID, Cedarville held three separate commencement programs for its graduates, all of them taking place in the Doden Field House. The university provided each participant and attendee with a Cedarville-branded face mask.

On Friday, April 30, Cedarville honored 234 undergraduate and graduate students from the class of 2020. In addition, the university awarded degrees to its 138 master’s and doctoral students from the class of 2021.

On Saturday, May 1, 754 graduates participated in two undergraduate commencement programs. The first program, at 10 a.m., recognized graduates from business administration, education, engineering and computer science, interdisciplinary studies, and nursing.

At 2 p.m. Cedarville conferred degrees to its graduates from allied health; art, design, and theatre; biblical a nd  theological studies; communication; English, literature, and modern languages; history and government; music and worship; pharmacy; psychology; science and mathematics; and social work.

As a private Christian university, Cedarville’s commencement events were religious services, including prayer, worship, and a clear presentation of the Gospel.

To view the highlights from this year's commencement ceremonies, click on the play button below:

To hear testimonials of life transformation from our graduates, click on the play button below:

Located in southwest Ohio, Cedarville University is an accredited, Christ-centered, Baptist institution with an enrollment of 4,550 undergraduate, graduate, and online students in more than 150 areas of study. Founded in 1887, Cedarville is one of the largest private universities in Ohio, recognized nationally for its authentic Christian community, rigorous academic programs, strong graduation, and retention rates, accredited professional and health science offerings, and high student engagement ranking. For more information about the University, visit .

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