Thursday, September 21, 2006
(FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo.)-Columbia College will confer 21 associate and 33 bachelor's degrees on students from the Fort Leonard Wood and Rolla campuses at a commencement ceremony at 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 23 at Baker Theater on Fort Leonard Wood.
The commencement will be a joint ceremony for Columbia College, Community College of the Air Force, Park University, Central Texas College and Webster University. Dr. Gerald Brouder, Columbia College president, will confer Columbia College degrees.
"Columbia College is committed to helping working adults and others earn college degrees, and we are proud to celebrate each student's accomplishment at this commencement ceremony," Brouder said.
Columbia College-Fort Leonard Wood was established in 1974 and has served working adults and military personnel in the Fort Leonard Wood area for more than 30 years.
Columbia College provides accredited, affordable degrees for working adults and military students, serving nearly 25,000 students at its 32 Nationwide Campuses, Online Campus, Graduate Studies Program and Day Campus.