Missouri State University holds fall 2020 graduation

Saturday, March 20, 2021

Missouri State University awarded 1,534 degrees to students in fall 2020. The commencement ceremonies took place Dec. 11, 2020, at JQH Arena.

The following local students earned degrees:

India Boughner of Exeter graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Education, Elementary Education.

Kallen Brown, of Monett, graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts, Design, Magna Cum Laude.

Austin Carmichael, of Aurora, graduated with a Bachelor of Science, Construction Management.

Kenzie Drollinger, of Pierce City, graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Education, Elementary Education, Magna Cum Laude.

Lori Duncan, of Washburn, graduated with a Bachelor of Science, General Agriculture.

William Edmondson, of Cassville, graduated with a Bachelor of Science, Environmental Plant Science.

Shane Everett, of Aurora, graduated with a Bachelor of Arts, Theatre.

Mauricio Gomez Ramirez, of Mt Vernon, graduated with a Master of Health Administration.

Jeremy Gripka, of Freistatt, graduated with a Master of Science, Project Management.

Madison Horner, of Cassville, graduated with a Bachelor of Science, Journalism.

Whitney Mosley, of Mt Vernon, graduated with a Bachelor of Arts, Art History, Summa Cum Laude in the Honors College.

Tina Pham, of Monett, graduated with a Master of Health Administration.

Sailor Phillips-Henry, of Mt Vernon, graduated with a Bachelor of Science, Modern Language.

Tori Pinkly, of Verona, graduated with a Bachelor of Science, Child and Family Development, Cum Laude.

Tegan Rand of, Mt Vernon, graduated with a Master of Science, Interdisciplinary Studies.

Wyatt Rapp, of Marionville, graduated with a Master of Science, Project Management.

Jaime Rutherford, of Monett, graduated with a Master of Science, Interdisciplinary Studies.

Deven Saylor, of Monett, graduated with a Bachelor of Science, Psychology, Cum Laude.

Brett Schellen, of Aurora, graduated with a Bachelor of Science, Animal Science, Cum Laude.

Jamie Sweely, of Monett, graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Education, Elementary Education, Cum Laude.

Jonathan Tarkington, of Verona, graduated with a Bachelor of Science, Natural Resources, Cum Laude.

Danielle Yoho, of Monett, graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Education, Elementary Education, Cum Laude.

Students who graduated with honors completed at least 30 credit hours with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5.