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May 2013 News Releases

Washburn Tech Commencement Scheduled for May 16

Over 470 Washburn Tech students are candidates for graduation which will be held Wednesday, May 16, 7:00 p.m. at the Kansas Expocentre.  Graduation is open to the public. 
Washburn Tech offers 25 technical programs, most of which are about 48 credits in length, in one of five divisions – Construction, Health Care, Transportation, Human Services, and Technology.  In addition, short-term continuing education and custom courses are offered.  Washburn Tech, which serves post-secondary and high school students, has one of the highest graduation rates of any public technical institution in Kansas, 83 percent.  To inquire about technical programs or future courses please contact Washburn Tech at 785.273.7140 or visit our website,

Jonathan Wimer, Washburn Tech, Coord. of Continuing Ed & Marketing, 785.228.6390
Kathryn Stroebele, Associate Dean, Student Services, 785.228.6320
Please note: Access to the floor by media is available during the ceremony if requested by 10:00 a.m. May 16th by contacting Jonathan Wimer