ROLLA, MO (07/08/2013)(readMedia)– Theodore Scott Gardner of Sedalia, graduated from Missouri University of Science and Technology during Commencement ceremonies held in the Gale Bullman Multi-Purpose Building on campus. Gardner earned a bachelor of science degree in computer science .
More than 1,000 candidates received degrees during ceremonies held Friday, May 17, 2013, and Saturday, May 18, 2013. The university awards bachelor of science, bachelor of arts, master of science and doctor of philosophy (Ph.D.) degrees.
Missouri S&T has traditionally recognized graduates earning a bachelor’s degree with honors by placing the designation “summa cum laude,” “magna cum laude” or “cum laude” on their diplomas. The highest honor, summa cum laude, is awarded to students who have earned a cumulative grade point (GPA) of 3.8 or above on a 4.0 scale for all courses counting toward the degree. Magna cum laude is the designation for a GPA of 3.5 to 3.79, and cum laude indicates a GPA of 3.2 to 3.49.
For more information, visit www.mst.edu or contact the admissions office at 800-522-0938.
Founded in 1870 as the University of Missouri School of Mines and Metallurgy, Missouri S&T is a technological research university of 7,500 students and part of the four-campus University of Missouri System.