WELLESLEY HILLS, Mass. (May 13, 2021) — Elaina Martin of Southborough, MA, has been accepted to Smith College in Northampton, MA, where she will study psychology in fall 2021. Elaina came to MassBay Community College after receiving her GED diploma. Elaina graduates from MassBay with a 4.0 GPA, has made the Dean’s List every semester, and was inducted into the Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society. Her future career goals include working with children as a social worker or adjustment counselor in a school setting.
“I want to thank my parents and family for being incredibly supportive of me throughout my time at MassBay,” said Elaina.
Elaina will graduate with her associate of arts degree in liberal arts during MassBay’s virtual Commencement ceremony on Thursday, May 27, 2021.
MassBay Community College is the most affordable higher education option in MetroWest Boston, offering a robust portfolio of courses and more than 70 associate degree and certificate programs with flexible day, evening, and weekend classes in Ashland, Framingham, Wellesley Hills, and online. MassBay students receive an unmatched educational value by earning stackable credits that transfer to bachelor’s degree programs, and workforce-ready skills necessary to advance careers in high-demand fields such as health and life sciences, automotive technology, engineering, business, cybersecurity, and the humanities. MassBay’s Associate Degree in Nursing (RN) and Practical Nursing (LPN) programs were both ranked as the #1 Nursing Program in Massachusetts in 2020-2021 by national nursing advocacy organizations RegisteredNursing.org, and PracticalNursing.org. Since its founding in 1961, MassBay has been accredited by several governing bodies and remains firmly committed to its mission of meeting the needs of the diverse local communities it serves. We value the intrinsic worth of all individuals, collectively in pursuit of inclusiveness and prioritize our work towards achieving equity within our community and beyond.