Some of the first students to enroll in UNCG in 3, a unique degree acceleration program, have graduated, armed with the same four-year degree as their peers — only they earned their degree in three years or less.
The first cohort began their UNCG careers in the fall of 2010, enrolling in a program designed to let students take full advantage of college credits earned while in high school. The university-wide accelerated degree program is the only one of its kind in the UNC System.
One member of the first group of students, Kimberly Daye, finished her degree in 2.5 years and graduated in December. Another donned cap and gown for UNCG’s Spring Commencement last Friday.
In the years since the program’s launch, UNCG in 3 has experienced significant growth.
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By Lanita Withers Goins