On May 28, 2009 Naugatuck Valley Community College celebrated its 44th commencement.
Students were awarded 460 Associate in Science degrees, 50 Associate of Arts degrees and 51 certificates in various subjects and areas of specialization.
There were 536 graduates, including 19 students who received multiple degrees and certificates. The total number of awards conferred was 561.
NVCC graduates hailed from 82 municipalities across Connecticut and 6 other states. The youngest graduate this year is 20, the oldest 63 years of age. The largest field of study was General Studies, in which 86 associate degrees were awarded.