Education

NC State counts more grads than ever

Posted May 12, 2011 8:35 p.m. EDT
Updated May 14, 2011 11:15 p.m. EDT

Between fall 2010 and spring 2011, more students will graduate from North Carolina State University this year than ever before, the school announced.

Chancellor Randy Woodson awarded more than 4,500 degrees Saturday at RBC Center in Raleigh. James Rogers, chairman, president and CEO of Duke Energy, was the commencement speaker.

The university awarded 3,041 degrees in the fall.