430 students graduate during August commencements at WCU - WDAM-TV 7-News, Weather, Sports-Hattiesburg, MS

430 students graduate during August commencements at WCU

William Carey University hosted four commencement exercises on the Hattiesburg campus this weekend. Photo credit WDAM. William Carey University hosted four commencement exercises on the Hattiesburg campus this weekend. Photo credit WDAM.
HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) -

More than 400 students at William Carey University received degrees at various commencement ceremonies in Hattiesburg this weekend.   

Saturday morning, students from the Hattiesburg campus got their master's degrees and at 1 p.m. Saturday, dozens of others received undergraduate degrees. 

At 4 p.m. Saturday, undergraduate and graduate students from the Tradition Campus got their degrees.

And Friday night, a commencement was held for doctoral candidates in education and nursing.

More than 1,100 students at William Carey University are graduating this year.

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