During this year's commencement season, 28,131 students received degrees, up 256 diplomas from last year.
Of those, 16,911 were Bachelor's degrees, up from 16,295 a year ago. Another 3,797 degrees were of the Master's variety, a slight drop from the 3,836 figure posted in 2013.
All told, 438 students earned doctorate degrees.
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