The Spring Commencement ceremony will be held May 19, 2022.


Commencement Walkthrough Rehearsal

Tuesday May 17 @ 6 pm CDT


Baccalaureate Service

Wednesday May 18 @ 6 pm CDT


2022 Spring Commencement

Thursday May 19 @ 11 am CDT


All activities will be held at:

Pastor Aaron Marble
Jefferson Street Missionary Baptist Church
2708 Jefferson Street, Nashville TN 37208

Where should I wear to rehearsal?

Please wear the shoes you plan to walk in (ex: if you are wearing heels).


What should I wear to both ceremonies?
The Baccalaureate Service is all black dress attire (no jeans and no tennis shoes).

Commencement attire is black and white. Men, please wear black suits with a white shirt and black tie. Everyone in required to wear black closed toe shoes.


Will I have to wear a mask?
Everyone entering attending in-person must be wearing a mask, and it must remain on until they leave the ceremony. Distancing and mask guidelines must be followed by all guests on campus.


Will social distancing be enforced? 

Yes, social distancing will be strictly enforced, between individuals not from the same household.


Will the ceremonies be livestreamed?
Yes, the Baccalaureate Service and Commencement will be live-streamed on our American Baptist College Facebook page, as well as Jefferson Street’s Facebook page.


Will guests have to have tickets?
Each graduate will receive seven (7) tickets. Tickets can be picked up on campus from Mr. Andre Trice or Mr. Jeremiah Parks.