Professional Studies

Congratulations to the Class of 2024! Contact your individual school with questions related to your respective ceremonies and visit Graduating Students and Announcements for the most current updates.


Graduating students seated during University Commencement

This ceremony celebrates the accomplishments of graduating students from the School of Professional Studies.

Ceremony Details 

Date: Friday, May 10, 2024 

Location: South Lawn, Morningside Campus

Morning Ceremony: 8:30-10:30 a.m.

  • Applied Analytics
  • Construction Administration
  • Human Capital Management
  • Insurance Management
  • Negotiation & Conflict Resolution
  • Political Analytics 
  • Sports Management
  • Technology Management
  • Wealth Management

Faculty Speaker: Gregory J. Wawro, Ph.D., Program Director, Political Analytics 
Student Speaker: Michele M. Trizzino, 2024 Candidate for M.S. in Human Capital Management

Afternoon Ceremony: 12:30-2:30 p.m. 

  • Actuarial Science
  • Bioethics
  • Enterprise Risk Management
  • Information and Knowledge Strategy
  • Narrative Medicine
  • Nonprofit Management
  • Strategic Communication
  • Sustainability Management
  • Sustainability Science

Faculty Speaker: Kristine Billmyer, Ph.D., Professor of Professional Practice and Program Director, Strategic Communication 
Student Speaker: Elena Wilson, 2024 Candidate for M.S. in Nonprofit Management

Diploma: Diplomas will be sent to students at their “Diploma (DP) Address” on file with their school’s student service portal. Need to verify your diploma details? Get more information here.

School Graduation Website: SPS | Graduation 

School Contact
Office of Student Life
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University Commencement Details

Date: Wednesday, May 15, 2024
Time: Evening Ceremony, 6:30-8:00 p.m.
Location: Morningside Campus

Get more information here.