A total of 1,277 students earned academic degrees or post-baccalaureate certificates after the Spring 2019 semester at Western Illinois University. Of these, 146 graduates' primary attendance site was the WIU-Quad Cities campus.
Bachelor's degrees were awarded to 867 graduates. Academic distinction was awarded to baccalaureate graduates who achieved high grade point averages. This includes: Summa Cum Laude, 3.90 GPA or higher on a 4.0 scale; Magna Cum Laude, 3.75–3.89 GPA; and Cum Laude, 3.6–3.74 GPA. Master's degrees were earned by 323 graduates; nine individuals earned their doctorate degrees in educational leadership. Fourteen individuals earned post-baccalaureate certificates.
Shelby Area 2019 Graduates
Shelbyville: Jacob Troy Throneburg, Bachelor of Science, Law Enforcement & Justice Administration
Strasburg: Lucas T Daniels, (Cum Laude), Bachelor of Science, Agricultural Science