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Local Residents Earn Degree from WGU

SALT LAKE CITY (Grassroots Newswire) April 10, 2019 – The following area residents have earned a degree from Western Governors University (WGU). 

The online, nonprofit university held commencement ceremonies last fall and earlier this year to celebrate the recent graduation of nearly 22,000 students from across the country.

On the occasion,  Jesse Lucas, of Ava, earned his Bachelor of Science, Marketing Management , and Candice Collins of Gainesville earned her Bachelor of Arts, Interdisciplinary Studies (K-8) 

About WGU

Established in 1997 by 19 U.S. governors with a mission to expand access to high-quality, affordable higher education, online, nonprofit WGU now serves more than 114,000 students nationwide and has more than 136,000 graduates in all 50 states. WGU is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities. Learn more at