University Graduations: Kansas State University
Nearly 3,500 students completed degree requirements from Kansas State University in spring 2017. The graduates are from 99 Kansas counties, 50 states and the District of Columbia, and 53 countries.
The university awarded 2,393 bachelor’s degrees, 640 master’s degrees, 182 doctorates — 110 of which are Doctor of Veterinary Medicine — and five associate degrees. Several students earned multiple degrees.
Nearly 550 students earned graduation honors for outstanding academic performance. Of those, 139 students graduated summa cum laude with a grade point average of 3.95 or above, 141 students graduated magna cum laude with a grade point average of 3.85 to 3.949, and 168 students graduated cum laude with a GPA of 3.75 to 3.849.
Area students who earned degrees and honors are as follows:
Bern — Mitchell Baumgartner, bachelor of science and bachelor of science in education, Cum Laude; and Claire Meyer, bachelor of science in human ecology;
Goff — Katelyn Lohmann, bachelor of science in human ecology, Summa Cum Laude;
Sabetha — Dustin Lara, bachelor of science in business administration; Brandi McCoy, bachelor of science in agriculture and secondary major; Jared Mclaughlin, bachelor of science in mechanical engineering; and Robert Nagely, bachelor of science in kinesiology, Summa Cum Laude;
Wetmore — Alayna Noe, bachelor of science in family studies and human services.