NMC Commencement 2017

Commencement ceremonies for Northwestern Michigan College's Class of 2017 were held Saturday, May 6, at 2 p.m. at the Traverse City Central High School gymnasium. First-time highlights of this year's event included three student veteran graduates walking with their service dogs, and the awarding of NMC's first bachelor's degree in marine technology.

Ceremonies were streamed live online at nmc.edu/video and can be viewed on NMC's YouTube channel.

About 260 graduates took part in the ceremony. More than 700 students earned degrees this academic year including the Associate in Nursing, Associate in Science and Arts, Associate in Applied Science, Associate in General Studies, Certificate of Practical Nursing, Certificate of Achievement and the Bachelor of Science in Maritime Technology. NMC also awarded a Bachelor of Science in Marine Technology and eight associate degrees in surgical technology, the two newest degrees, for the first time.

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