CHARLESTON, SC — Nicholas Troy of Wilmington, graduated from The Citadel during the South Carolina Corps of Cadets commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 5. Troy received a Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice.
The Citadel Class of 2018 includes 516 cadets from 29 states and four countries. The ceremony followed three days of the Corps’ commencement-related actives, which included an awards convocation, commissioning ceremonies for cadets becoming military officers and The Citadel’s iconic Long Gray Line parade.
About The Citadel
The Citadel, with its iconic campus located in Charleston, South Carolina, offers a classic military college education profoundly focused on leadership excellence and academic distinction. Graduates are not required to serve in the military but about one-third of each class commission as officers in every branch of U.S. military service. Graduates of The Citadel have served the nation, their states and their communities as principled leaders since the college was founded in 1842.
The Citadel Graduate College offers 26 graduate degree programs with 42 concentration options, 25 graduate certificate programs and 10 evening undergraduate programs, through an all-evening schedule with many courses now available online. The Citadel was named Best Public College in the South by U.S. News & World Report for seven consecutive years, and #1 Best Public College for Veterans in the South as well as Best Value out of all South Carolina colleges and universities by Forbes.
(NOTE: The above announcement is from The Citadel via Merit.)
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