Students Earn Master's Degrees

Friday, July 11, 2014

Five Westminster College students were awarded master of education degrees at Commencement exercises May 17.

            The Graduate Program at Westminster College is designed for professionals who seek further professional development.  The graduate faculty recognizes the unique needs and circumstances of adult learners and strives to create an environment in which students will succeed in their academic and professional growth through specialized course work, field experiences, and personalized interaction with experienced and dedicated faculty.

            The master of education degree is offered in school counseling, reading specialist, educational administration, and education.  Additionally, the Graduate School offers courses of study that lead to certification and/or licensure as a reading specialist, and in special education.

            Contact Dr. Robert Zorn, director of Westminster's Graduate School, at 724-946-7031 or click here for more information about the Graduate School.

Students awarded master's degrees are:

Cheswick, Pa.

            Katelynn Marie Gray - counselor education

Enon Valley, Pa.

            Misty Lynn Motter - education

Slippery Rock, Pa.

            Gregory R. Acre - administration

Cortland, Ohio

            Stacey Danso - counselor education

Mitchellville, Md.

            Justine Renée Elliott - counselor education

About Westminster College...
Founded in 1852 and related to the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), Westminster College is a top-tier liberal arts college and a national leader in graduation rate performance, according to U.S. News Best Colleges guide. Westminster is also honored as one of "The Best 378 Colleges" by The Princeton Review, and is named to the President's Honor Roll for excellence in service learning.

Nearly 1,600 undergraduate and graduate students benefit from individualized attention from dedicated faculty while choosing from 41 majors and nearly 100 organizations on the New Wilmington, Pa., campus. Visit to view "Advantage: Westminster" A Strategic Plan 2010-2020.

Westminster College's Graduate School

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