December 2013 Commencement
Piedmont College held its winter Commencement ceremonies at 10 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 14, 2013, at the Johnny Mize Athletic Center in Demorest.
Some 362 students earned their degrees, including 86 undergraduate students and 276 graduate students from the Demorest and Athens campuses.
The undergraduate students included 28 from the School of Arts and Sciences, 13 from the School of Business, and 45 from the School of Education. Ten students earned Master of Business Administration degrees. Another 115 students earned Master of Arts degrees in Education, and 15 earned Master of Arts in Teaching degrees. The School of Education also awarded 133 Education Specialist degrees and three Doctor of Education degrees. The Commencement speaker was School of Nursing Professor Tabatha Anderson, winner of Piedmont's 2013 Vulcan Materials Company Teaching Excellence Award.