St. Clairsville, OH (April 28, 2022) — Belmont College will honor graduates at their May 5 and May 6, 2022, commencement ceremonies. Commencement services will take place at the Main Campus location in St. Clairsville, Ohio at 7:00 p.m. on both days in Dowler Hall.
Graduates from the following programs will participate in the commencement ceremony to be held on Thursday, May 5, 2022: Allied Health Administration; Certified Chemical Dependency Certificate; Computerized Legal Office Specialist; Criminal Justice; Early Childhood Education; Emergency Medical Services – Paramedic; Emergency Medical Services – Paramedic Certificate; Firefighter; Legal Office Specialist Certificate; Medical Assisting; Medical Coding Certificate; Mental Health; Phlebotomy Technician Certificate; Practical Nursing Certificate; Radiologic Technology; Registered Nursing; and Transitional Nursing.
Mr. David Phillips will deliver the keynote address to the May 5th graduates. Phillips currently serves as the President and Chief Executive Officer of Barnesville Hospital and Harrison Community Hospital. Both Hospitals are members of the West Virginia University Health System, (WVUHS). He currently serves on the Board of Trustees for the Ohio Hospital Association, where he is a member of the Executive Committee and is a past chair of the Small and Rural Committee.
Phillips holds a master’s degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in Health Administration from Waynesburg University. He obtained his Bachelor of Science degree in Health Services Administration from Ohio University.
Additionally, graduates from the following programs will participate in the commencement ceremony to be held on Friday, May 6, 2022: Accounting; Associate of Arts; Associate of Science; Bookkeeper I Certificate; Bookkeeper II Certificate; Building Preservation & Restoration; Business Administration & Leadership; Civil Engineering; Computer Applications Certificate; Cyber Security & Computer Forensics; Cyber Security Certificate; Electronic Media; Energy and Natural Resources; Engineering Applications Certificate; General Bookkeeping Certificate; Graphic Design Certificate; HVAC; HVAC Certificate; Industrial Electronics; Instrumentation and Control; Library Paraprofessional Maintenance Technician I Certificate; Maintenance Technician II Certificate; Natural Resources Certificate; Networking; Payroll Clerk Certificate; PC/Networking Technician Certificate; Pipeline Welder Helper I Certificate; Pipeline Welder Helper II Certificate; Process Technician; Process Control Certificate; Software Development Fundamentals Certificate; Welding Fabricator Certificate; Welding; and Welding Certificate.
Mr. Todd Cover will deliver the keynote address to the May 6th graduates. Cover is President and CEO of Belmont Savings Bank. He is currently the board president of the United Way of the Upper Ohio Valley, he sits on the board and finance committee for Wheeling Health Right, and he is a board member for Belco Works. Additionally, Cover is a committee member for the Regional Development Funding Corporation, a Wheeling Lions Club member, and a board member for Appalachian Growth Capital.
Additionally, pinning ceremonies will be held during the Thursday evening commencement ceremony to honor the graduating students in Associate Degree Nursing, Medical Assisting, and Radiology.
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