A total of 1,021 students, including Thomas Carson, of Yorktown Heights, N.Y., received degrees from East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania at a commencement ceremony on May 8 at Eiler-Martin Stadium.
A total of 800 bachelor's degrees, 214 master's degrees and seven doctoral degrees were awarded.
Fall 2021 Graduates, whose degrees were conferred in December, were invited to participate in the ceremony.
East Stroudsburg University, one of the 14 institutions in the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education, opened in 1893 as East Stroudsburg Normal School. Today, ESU is a comprehensive university in northeastern Pennsylvania offering 58 undergraduate programs, 21 master's programs and two doctoral program. Over 6,000 students are enrolled for the high quality, affordable, and accessible education ESU provides.