is pleased to announce the students in its fall 2022 graduating class. These students completed their courses for certificates, associate, bachelor’s, master’s and doctorate degrees.


MaryAna Barnes

Spring Hill

Taylor Carpenter

Ian McCall

“These students have worked hard to earn their certificate or degree and we are proud of all they have achieved while at Washburn,” said Marshall Meek, interim president, Washburn University. “We are excited to see what each of them accomplishes in their communities as they make the transition from student to alumni, working in their chosen field.”

About Washburn Founded in 1865, Washburn University is a public institution with more than 6,000 students involved in more than 200 academic programs. Washburn’s programs lead to certification, associate, bachelor, master’s degree or doctor of nursing practice and juris doctor degrees. The programs are offered through Washburn’s six primary academic units – College of Arts and Sciences, School of Applied Studies, School of Business, School of Nursing, School of Law and Washburn Institute of Technology (Washburn Tech).

All programs are offered on either the 160acre residential campus in the heart of Topeka, Kan., at Washburn Tech’s campus on Topeka’s west side or in the east Topeka facility. Washburn University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association and many of the individual programs have additional accreditations.

Washburn is ranked best public regional university in Kansas and 14th best public regional university in the Midwest by U.S. News and World Report 2022-2023.