Sheldon, Iowa — Over 200 college students will graduate in Sheldon on Friday.
According to Northwest Iowa Community College officials, 218 students will graduate from the Sheldon college on Friday, May 13th.
They tell us that the Nursing Pinning and Commencement Ceremony will be held in the Northwest Iowa Lifelong Learning and Recreation Center at 9:30 a.m.
The afternoon Spring Commencement ceremony (for all programs except nursing) will also be held in the Northwest Iowa Lifelong Learning and Recreation Center at 1:30 p.m. The Commencement Address will be given by Sara Vaske, of Le Mars, who is a Design Technology graduate. The Alumnus of the Year Award will also be presented.
Northwest Iowa Community College officials tell us that NCC is what they call a “progressive learning college rapidly responding to the global needs of our changing community.” NCC offers many programs from career and technical programs to arts and science transfer programs. NCC has seamless transfer agreements with the University of Iowa and Iowa State University and many students start their college experience at NCC and transfer to other area institutions of higher learning. NCC has also been honored for having among the best online programs in the nation.