Our 2010 Grads At-A-Glance! – 46 ABF Students Graduate

Karla Machado

Spanish major Karla Machado proudly displays her diploma from the University of Houston.

We are proud to announce that this June, 46 of our student recipients completed undergraduate and graduate degree programs at 31 colleges and universities across the United States! We’ll be staying in touch with them to learn more about their plans and how we can continue to support their progress. Here’s some ‘at-a-glance’ information on our 2010 graduates:

  • 31 students earned undergraduate degrees (70%)and 14 students (30%) earned graduate degrees.
  • 80% of ABF undergraduates majored in liberal arts and 20% majored in a science.
  • ABF graduate students earned degrees in business, law, teaching, playwriting, civil engineering, landscape architecture, and teaching English to speakers of other languages (TESOL).
  • In total, ABF scholars earned degrees in 29 different majors and emphases ranging from advertising and marketing to environmental studies to computer engineering.
  • 11 ABF scholars (24%) completed professional degrees, both undergraduate and graduate, leading to specific licensing or certification. These include three engineers (civil, electrical and mechanical), four lawyers, three teachers, and one landscape architect.

Congratulations to our 2010 North American graduates!

Colleges attended by 2010 ABF Graduates

  • Babson College, MD
  • Bates College, ME
  • College of William and Mary, VA
  • City University of Seattle
  • Columbia University, NYC
  • George Mason University, VA
  • Georgia Institute of Technology
  • Hamilton College, NY
  • Indiana University
  • Lindenwood University, MO
  • Loyola University, MD
  • New York University
  • North Carolina State University
  • Northeastern University, MA
  • Northwood University
  • Penn State University, PA
  • Phoenix College (community college)
  • Principia College, IL
  • Rhode Island School of Design, RI
  • Rochester Institute of Technology, NY
  • San Francisco State University, CA
  • Smith College, MA
  • Stetson University, FLA
  • University of Houston
  • University of Dallas
  • University of Michigan
  • University of Minnesota
  • University of Missouri
  • Webster University, MO
  • Willamette University, OR
  • William Jewell College, MO

List of majors

  • Advertising and Marketing
  • American Studies
  • Business Administration
  • Civil Engineering
  • Communications
  • Computer Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Creative Writing
  • Economics
  • Education (Elementary and Secondary)
  • Electrical Engineering
  • English
  • Environmental Studies
  • Geology
  • Information Management
  • Information Technology Management
  • Landscape Architecture
  • Marketing
  • Mass Communication
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • New Media Design and Imaging
  • Philosophy
  • Physics
  • Playwriting
  • Politics
  • Spanish
  • Studio Art
  • Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)
  • Theatre


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