Royersford resident Allison Harrod was among the more than 800 students who graduated from Bob Jones University earlier this month.
Harrod graduated with a BS in Biology.
During the 86th commencement exercises, 595 students received undergraduate degrees and 73 students received associate degrees. In addition,142 students received master's degrees and 13 candidates received earned doctorates. Four honorary Doctor of Divinity (DDiv) degrees were conferred. Since its founding in 1927, Bob Jones University has conferred over 45,000 degrees.
Located in Greenville, S.C., Bob Jones University is a biblically faithful, liberal arts university focused on educating the whole person to reflect and serve Christ. BJU offers a unique blend of rigorous academic programs, discipleship, and character and leadership development. We are committed to the truth of Scripture and to pursuing excellence in all we do.
BJU provides over 70 undergraduate and graduate programs in religion, education, fine arts and communication, arts and science, and business. BJU has approximately 3,500 students from every state and 41 countries.