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USciences Class of 2013 by the Numbers
Posted: Wednesday, May 29, 2013
Contact:  Brian Kirschner
Contact Email:  b.kirschner@usciences.edu
Contact Phone:  215-895-1186
“My hope is that as you are faced with adversity you will be able to respond and find success.” –Dr. Kenneth A. Dickinson P’68, Honorary Degree Recipient

192nd Commencement—May 22, 2013
USciences Congratulates the Class of 2013

University of the Sciences' class of 2013 assembled for the final time on May 22. The festive celebration at The Liacouras Center at Temple University for the nearly 460 pharmacists, scientists, and healthcare practitioners marked an end of one milestone and the beginning of a path toward another.

Joining the class of 2013 was honorary doctor of science degree recipient Dr. Kenneth A. Dickinson P'68 who provided a moving and personal account of his struggles with addiction and his path to overcoming adversity and ultimately helping others.

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“I am certain that each of you has distinguished yourself in one way or another during your tenure as an undergraduate student at the University.” –Dr. David Gibson, Conferment Address

Bachelor's Degree Conferment Ceremony—May 17, 2013
The second annual bachelor’s degree conferment ceremony was held for approximately 200 students in the doctor of occupational therapy, doctor of physical therapy, and doctor of pharmacy programs. The ceremony celebrates those students who are eligible to earn a bachelor’s degree during the 2012–13 academic year even as they continue their matriculation toward their professional degrees.

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Class of 2013 Commencement Snapshot
Total graduates: 776
Degrees granted: 823
Undergraduate degrees: 749
Graduate degrees: 74
Undergraduate level grads: 702
Graduate level grads: 74
Dual-degree graduates: 47
Men: 326
Women: 449
Age of youngest graduate: 20
Age of oldest graduate: 65
Number of states represented by graduates: 22
Number of countries represented by graduates (other than USA): 14
Number of graduates with a 3.40 GPA or higher: 271
Undergraduate: 209
Graduate: 62

Breakdown of Degrees
• BS: 311
• BSHS: 142
• MBA: 11
• MOT: 26
• MPH: 10
• MS: 42
• DPT:  44
• PharmD: 226
• PhD: 11

Graduates by College
College of Graduate Studies: 53
Mayes College: 35
Misher College: 67
PCP: 454
Samson College: 167

Degrees by College
College of Graduate Studies: 53
Mayes College: 35
Misher College: 69
PCP: 454
Samson College: 212


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