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Sen. Tim Scott receives honorary doctorate from Bob Jones University

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GREENVILLE, SC (FOX Carolina) -

Senator Tim Scott has received an honorary doctorate from Bob Jones University.

He received an honorary Doctor of Laws degree at the school's commencement ceremony on Friday. 

"We are privileged to honor Senator Scott with an honorary doctorate," said BJU President Steve Pettit. "Tim is a tireless public servant who has dedicated his life to serving the people of the South Carolina at the county, state and federal levels." 

Scott joined over 600 graduating students. 

He has served as senator since 2012. 

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