Boston University awarded academic degrees to 6,098 students in May 2012. Among them were two from Missouri City and one from Sugar Land.
Receiving degrees were Lauren W. McCoy, Master of Science in Health Communication; and Akshar B. Patel, Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in Business Administration and Management, Cum Laude. Both are from Missouri City. The Sugar Land resident was Elena Garcia, who received a Bachelor of Science in Communication.
Boston University is the fourth largest independent university in the United States, with an enrollment of more than 29,000 students in its 17
schools and colleges.