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WIU Graduation Summer 2012

September 4, 2012

MACOMB/MOLINE, IL - - More than 550 students earned academic degrees after the 2012 Summer semester at Western Illinois University.

Bachelor's degrees were awarded to nearly 425 students. This number includes 60 graduates that earned Western's Bachelor's of General Studies (BGS) degree. Master's degrees were earned by more than 120 graduates.

Academic distinction was awarded to undergraduate students who achieved high grade point averages. This includes: Summa Cum Laude, 3.90 GPA or higher on a 4.0 scale; Magna Cum Laude, 3.75 to 3.89 GPA; and Cum Laude, 3.6 to 3.75 GPA.

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