The UNC-Chapel Hill Professional Science Master’s program celebrated the achievements of its largest graduating class to date at a ceremony on December 14, 2018.
Students, family, friends, faculty, staff and industry mentors gathered at the UNC Graduate Student Center to commemorate the occasion. Dr. Steve Matson, dean of The Graduate School, and Dr. Leah Townsend, Director of Graduate School Professional Programs, spoke at the ceremony.
“UNC-Chapel Hill’s Professional Science Master’s programs provide students with significant technical knowledge and in-demand business skills such as financial accounting, project management and communication,” said Dean Matson. “I thank all of our graduates for the commitment they made to this program – and to their professional success. I wish them continued success in advancing their career goals.”
“Our graduates join a vibrant community of professionals at the intersection of interdisciplinary education, professional skills, and experiential learning,” Dr. Townsend added. “Our hope is that this growing community will enrich not only our current students but will also continue to support our alumni in their careers moving forward.”