Degrees Awarded

Degree recipients are listed with applicable honors. The University, College or Departmental designation is awarded to undergraduate students who participate in the challenging curriculum of the Honors program. Students must successfully complete a series of honors courses and a senior honors thesis with a minimum grade point average of 3.40. In addition, Latin (degree) honors are indicated. The Summa Cum Laude designation reflects a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.85, Magna Cum Laude is awarded to students with a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.65 and Cum Laude is awarded to students with a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.45. There are no Latin honors at the graduate level.

Hometown information comes from the active, permanent address provided by the student. Students who have chosen to have privacy restrictions will not appear on these lists.

Fall 2023

First Name Last Name Degree Major College or School Honors City State Zip County
Erica Leigh Adams Bachelor Of Fine Arts Studio Art
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Cum Laude Matthews NC 28104 UNION
Nicholas Lee Smith Bachelor Of Science Biology
College of Arts & Sciences
Matthews NC 28104 MECKLENBURG
Matthew Charles Blackwood Bachelor Of Science Bus Admin Finance and Banking
Walker College of Business
Matthews NC 28104 UNION
Matthew Christopher Powers Bachelor Of Science Crim Justi Criminal Justice
College of Arts & Sciences
Matthews NC 28104 UNION
Luke Jones Farabee Bachelor Of Science Bus Admin Computer Information Systems
Walker College of Business
Cum Laude Matthews NC 28104 UNION
Aaron James Colley Bachelor Of Science Biology
College of Arts & Sciences
Cum Laude Matthews NC 28104 UNION
Shea Shuyin Hurley Raiola Bachelor Of Science Bus Admin International Business
Walker College of Business
Magna Cum Laude Matthews NC 28104 UNION
Shea Shuyin Hurley Raiola Bachelor Of Science Bus Admin Supply Chain Management
Walker College of Business
Magna Cum Laude Matthews NC 28104 UNION
Alec Rast Orrell Bachelor Of Science Exercise Science
Beaver College of Health Sciences
Cum Laude Matthews NC 28104 UNION
Grace Ann Turner Bachelor Of Science Psychology
College of Arts & Sciences
Cum Laude Locust NC 28097 STANLY
Dominique Sol Marrero Bachelor Of Science Exercise Science
Beaver College of Health Sciences
Lincolnton NC 28092 LINCOLN
Katherine Mackenzie Swaringen Bachelor Of Science Psychology
College of Arts & Sciences
Lincolnton NC 28092 LINCOLN
Joseph Campbell Crews Bachelor Of Science Sustainable Technology
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Magna Cum Laude Lincolnton NC 28092 LINCOLN
Kara Mcgill Hinkle Bachelor Of Science Bus Admin Marketing
Walker College of Business
Lincolnton NC 28092 LINCOLN
Gwynith J. Brooks Bachelor Of Science Elementary Education
Reich College of Education
Magna Cum Laude Lincolnton NC 28092 LINCOLN
Aleya Morgan Hunnell Bachelor Of Science Communication Sci & Disorders
Beaver College of Health Sciences
Summa Cum Laude Lawndale NC 28090 CLEVELAND
Thomas Yancey McMurry Bachelor Of Arts History
College of Arts & Sciences
Magna Cum Laude Lawndale NC 28090 CLEVELAND
Macey Marydith Earl Bachelor Of Science Health & Physical Educ, K-12
Beaver College of Health Sciences
Magna Cum Laude Lawndale NC 28090 CLEVELAND
Cheyenne Leigh White Bachelor Of Music Music Education
Hayes School of Music
Lawndale NC 28090 CLEVELAND
David James Bagwell Bachelor Of Science Career and Technical Education
Reich College of Education
Kings Mountain NC 28086 CLEVELAND
Koby Elijah Rikard Bachelor Of Science Career and Technical Education
Reich College of Education
Kings Mountain NC 28086 CLEVELAND
Zoe Alise Webber Bachelor Of Science Sustainable Development
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Summa Cum Laude Kings Mountain NC 28086 CLEVELAND
Kelsey Marie Quigg Master Of Arts Political Science
Cratis D. Williams School of Graduate Studies
Kannapolis NC 28083 CABARRUS
Anthony Renard Chance Jr. Bachelor Of Science Communic, Public Relations
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Kannapolis NC 28083 CABARRUS
Yvette Garduno Pina Bachelor Of Arts Languages,Literatures&Cultures
College of Arts & Sciences
Summa Cum Laude Kannapolis NC 28083 CABARRUS
Jasmine Jarvis Wyatt Bachelor Of Science Bus Admin Marketing
Walker College of Business
Kannapolis NC 28081 CABARRUS
Noah Lee Lesser Bachelor Of Science History, Social Studies Educat
College of Arts & Sciences
Magna Cum Laude Iron Station NC 28080 LINCOLN
Elijah Cole Burgin Bachelor Of Science Exercise Science
Beaver College of Health Sciences
Iron Station NC 28080 GASTON
Mackenzie Elizabeth Bianco Bachelor Of Science Psychology
College of Arts & Sciences
Iron Station NC 28080 LINCOLN
Autumn Nichole Scruitsky Bachelor Of Science Elementary Education
Reich College of Education
Cum Laude Indian Trail NC 28079 UNION