INDEPENDENCE UNIVERSITY CELEBRATES 1,965 NEW GRADUATES


By Published on May 29, 2018

Independence University awarded 1,965 degrees during the 2017–2018 academic year. In celebration of the accomplishments of those graduates, a commencement ceremony will be held at 3 p.m. on Saturday, June 2.

“This is our largest graduation class to date at Independence University, with graduates from every region of the country coming to Salt Lake City with family and friends to celebrate,” said Alan Hansen, executive director of Independence University. “We look forward to honoring and helping our graduates celebrate their accomplishments.”

As an online, career-focused institution, Independence University has been helping thousands of students across the nation fast-track successful career paths. With flexible classes and personalized student support, students can tailor their experience to fit their needs and goals.

“The most important thing that I learned during my education at Independence University is to set your goals and don’t ever stop until you have reached those goals, no matter how many obstacles get in your way,” said Richard Wiltse, an Independence University graduate. “Receiving my master’s degree at Independence University has changed my day-to-day nursing job and turned it into an exciting, enjoyable, and fulfilling professional career.”

The commencement ceremony will take place at Abravanel Hall at 123 West South Temple in Salt Lake City.

To learn more about Independence University, visit www.independence.edu.

About Independence University

Independence University provides online, career-focused higher education to students across the U.S. Offering both undergraduate and graduate degree programs in healthcare, business, graphic arts and technology, Independence University is committed to preparing professionals for meaningful careers and an increased sense of satisfaction. Independence University is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC) and admits students of any race, color, and national or ethnic origin.