Graduation and Spring Semester Highlights at Lincoln University

Oakland, California (EastBayDaily) — Lincoln University held its Graduation Ceremony on Saturday, May 25, at the Scottish Rite Center in Oakland. The Graduation Ceremony, included over 100 graduating students, capped off the end of a great spring semester that was filled with many activities.

The commencement speaker for the Graduation Ceremony was Judge Terrence Van Oss, a judge for the Superior Court of San Joaquin County. Van Oss is a graduate of Lincoln University’s law school program, which separated to become the independent Lincoln Law School of San Jose in 1987.

Lincoln held its annual graduation cruise party on Friday, May 17, where graduates enjoyed a cruise around San Francisco Bay.

The spring semester is the most active semester of the school year at Lincoln University. This spring, Lincoln introduced its first ever Yoga series with classes on Tuesdays throughout April. The Yoga series featured a gentle meditative stretch and a sanctuary to nourish body, mind, heart and soul. Lincoln also hosted its annual Cultural Show on April 11.

Lincoln University is a community of learning whose members include administration, faculty and students who are all international in origin and in outlook. The curriculum is grounded in a program of general and international studies and is designed to encourage individual exploration of advanced studies. The University conducts its programs with a conscious focus upon the cross-cultural dimensions of learning.

Degrees and certificates offered at Lincoln University include: Doctor of Business Administration, Master of Business Administration, Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration, Bachelor of Science in Diagnostic Imaging and Associate of Science in Diagnostic Imaging.

The MBA degree at Lincoln University is designed to develop broad managerial competence to enable graduates to cope with a wide variety of business situations appropriate to their diverse backgrounds. No GMAT is required for Lincoln’s MBA program. The Lincoln graduate studies program upholds a strong international focus.

For more information about any of Lincoln University’s programs or services, call 510-250-3772; view the university website at or visit in person at 401 15th St. in Oakland.

About Lincoln University:

Founded in 1919, Lincoln University offers an education of higher learning where educational excellence, professional know-how, and up-to-date international standards are combined with individual attention and a friendly atmosphere, giving rise to a world-class education. Each program within the university is designed to ensure that all of the acquired knowledge and skills will be valuable to its graduates, providing a practical and solid foundation for the student's future. They make sure that every part of their students' education serves a purpose and brings them closer to accomplishing their professional degrees goals.


Annique Dalley
Lincoln University