NW-SCC to hold 2020-2021 GED & Nontraditional High School Graduation ceremony July 29
July 22, 2021
Event: Northwest-Shoals Community College (NW-SCC) Adult Education Program will hold the 2020-2021 GED/Nontraditional High School Graduation ceremony Thursday, July 29, 2021, at 6:00 p.m. Due to precautionary measures, the ceremony has been moved to the front lawn of the Muscle Shoals Campus in front of Building 127.
According to the NW-SCC Adult Education Program, 138 students have completed requirements for their GED from May of 2019 through July of 2021. An additional 14 students have completed requirements for the nontraditional high school diploma. Approximately 50 students plan to participate in graduation ceremonies.
The nontraditional high school diploma was rolled out by the state at the end of 2016. The nontraditional high school diploma helps students who either dropped out of high school without earning the necessary credits to graduate or did not pass one or all parts of the Alabama High School Graduation Exam (which is no longer given).
When: The graduation ceremony will be held Thursday, July 29, at 6:00 p.m.
Where: Due to precautionary measures, the ceremony has been moved to the front lawn of the Muscle Shoals Campus in front of Building 127.
The event will also be streamed live via the NW-SCC Adult Education Facebook Page.
About Northwest-Shoals Community College:
Northwest-Shoals Community College (NW-SCC) is part of the Alabama Community College System and home to almost 3,400 students. NW-SCC has campuses in Muscle Shoals and Phil Campbell, Ala. NW-SCC offers over 100 certificate and degree programs and is committed to providing career technical, academic, and lifelong educational opportunities that promote economic growth and enrich the quality of life for the people it serves. For more information about the NW-SCC, visit www.nwscc.edu.