Nearly 300 students will graduate from Piedmont University next month.
University officials this week announced plans for the Dec. 3, 2021 graduation ceremony.
The 295 graduates represent states including Georgia, Florida, Louisiana, Michigan, South Carolina and Texas. Graduates will receive degrees including Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Fine Arts, Master of Arts, Master of Arts in Teaching, Master of Business Administration, Education Specialist and Doctor of Education.
"To our graduates, congratulations on your tremendous success," said Piedmont University President Dr. James F. Mellichamp in a prepared statement. "Congratulations to your families, friends and loved ones who supported you along the journey to your degree. We are so very proud to now call you Piedmont alumni."
Commencement exercises for invited guests are scheduled for 10 a.m. at the Johnny Mize Athletic Center & Museum on the Demorest campus. The ceremony will also be live streamed on YouTube and Facebook.