MARSHALL, MO  – Missouri Valley College, located in Marshall, Missouri, conferred 224 degrees at its 2018 spring commencement ceremony, including a local graduate.

Claire Shannan, of Memphis graduated Summa Cum Laude with a degree in elementary education.

Dr. Diane Bartholomew, vice president of academic affairs for Missouri Valley College, announced the Spring 2018 Dean’s List. The requirements for the Dean’s List are a 3.3 or higher grade point average with at least 12 graded hours for the semester. Shannan was named to the dean’s list in her final semester.

Known for its dynamic, richly diverse, and friendly educational environment, Missouri Valley College offers many opportunities to grow in mind, body, and spirit. Grounded in the liberal arts, undergraduate studies empower students to master interdisciplinary skills needed to succeed in a knowledge-based global society. MVC offers over 30 academic programs, study abroad program, extracurricular activities, and a variety of sports. The most popular majors include education, agribusiness, nursing and criminal justice.