LSSU’s Escanaba/Iron Mountain Regional Center Announces Summer 2020 Graduates



Photo Caption: Marla Han, LSSU graduate

Two area residents have successfully completed their requirements for a bachelor’s degree and graduated following the Summer 2020 semester from Lake Superior State University (LSSU). Students were taking classes at Bay College, which offers LSSU baccalaureate degree programs on Bay College’s campuses in Escanaba and Iron Mountain.

Graduating with a bachelor’s of science in business with a marketing minor is Marla Han (Gladstone) and in general studies with concentrations in emergency services and behavioral sciences is Amy Anderson (Gladstone).

Anderson graduated Magna Cum Laude earning a 3.70-3.89 cumulative grade point average (GPA) on a 4.00 scale and Han graduated with Cum Laude honors, earning a 3.50-3.69 GPA.

Han said, “It was great to have the option to finish my bachelor degree close to home. I couldn’t be happier with the quality of instruction that I received, as well as the flexible schedule!”

Heidi Rife, LSSU’s regional center coordinator, congratulated the summer graduates and said, “Your persistence and hard work paid off, we wish you the best wherever life takes you next!”

Local degree programs include accounting, business administration, criminal justice, early childhood education, elementary education, general studies, and secondary education. For more information, please Email Heidi Rife or call 906-217-4123.

Lake Superior State University is one of Michigan's most affordable public universities with One-Rate at Lake State tuition for all. Surrounded by three Great Lakes, LSSU is an unsurpassed location for research, focusing on real-world experiences. Well known for programs such as fisheries and wildlife management, engineering, nursing, criminal justice, and fire science; Lake State is also leading the way with innovative new programs, including cannabis chemistry, cannabis business and robotics engineering. For more information, visit the LSSU website.