Springfield, Mo (12/5/17)—Missouri State University will confer 1,505 degrees to students at its 2017 fall commencement. Two ceremonies will be held at 10 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Dec. 15 at JQH Arena.
The ceremony will be streamed live. The Missouri State commencement hub features ceremony details for graduates, guests, and faculty and staff. You can also follow what is happening live with #BearGrads and share your story using the social media kit.
About the graduates
MSU will confer 1,109 bachelor’s degrees, 385 master's degrees, six doctorate degrees and five specialist degrees.
Past the standard expectations, the university will recognize 46 students for their work with a more rigorous curriculum in Missouri State’s Honors College. The university will recognize 52 students who will graduate summa cum laude (with grade point averages of 3.9-4.0 on a 4.0 scale), 232 who will graduate magna cum laude (with GPAs of 3.75-3.89) and 156 who will graduate cum laude (with GPAs of 3.5-3.74).