May 8, 2019

Jordan Matthews and Nathan Batt graduate with both a high school diploma and an associate degree.

Sterling, Colo. – Northeastern Junior College is honored to announce 202 local area high school seniors will be graduating with an average of 14 to 24 college credit hours. Students will be honored during their high school graduation ceremony with black and gold honor cords for taking the initiative to achieve college level coursework while still in high school at the following high schools: Akron, Merino, Fleming, Holyoke, Julesburg, Lone Star, Peetz, Revere, Yuma, Caliche and Sterling.

Concurrent Enrollment

 

Northeastern will have two students graduating with both a high school diploma and associates degree. Jordan Matthews from Merino High School will be graduating with an Associate of Science. She is planning on attending Fort Hays State University in the fall of 2019 to pursue her passion in chemistry and ultimate goal of attaining a Ph.D. in Biochemistry. Nathan Batt from Merino High School will be graduating with an Associate of Arts. He is planning on attending Doane University in the fall of 2019 to pursue a degree in pre-law.

Northeastern partners with high schools within its service area to provide programs to help students develop the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to be postsecondary education- and workforce-ready. For additional information on concurrent enrollment programs please contact the Northeastern Student Success Office at 970-521-6663 or email StudentSuccessCenter@njc.edu.

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Northeastern Junior College is Colorado’s premier two-year college, part of the Colorado Community College System and NCA accredited. Northeastern offers a wide variety of degree and certificate programs, along with career and technical training and community classes. Northeastern offers four-year degree programs through participating four-year colleges.

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Sarah Matthews

Communications & PR Coordinator

Northeastern Junior College

Phone: 970-521-6776

Email: Sarah.Matthews@njc.edu