UC awards over 6,000 degrees

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - The University of Cincinnati celebrated All-University Commencement awarding more than 6,360 degrees.

UC President Santa Ono lead two ceremonies on Saturday.

The first, beginning at 9:00 a.m., recognized the College of Allied Health Sciences; Carl H. Linder College of Business; College-Conservatory of Music; College of Design, Architecture, Art and Planning; College of Nursing; and UC Blue Ash College.

The 2:00 p.m. ceremony recognized the College of Education, Criminal Justice and Human Services; College of Engineering and Applied Science; McMicken College of Arts and Sciences; and UC Clermont College.

Sandra Heimann, vice president of American Financial Group, American Money Management and Great American Insurance Company, addressed the graduates as the commencement speaker.

Doctoral Hooding and the Master's Recognition Ceremony were held on Friday. Robert Zierlof, interim vice provost and dean of the Graduate School, led the ceremony.

In total, the Class of 2013 was awarded 743 associate degrees, 3421 baccalaureate degrees, 1585 master's degrees, 303 doctoral degrees and 312 professional degrees.

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