?The Transformational Experience requirement gives Washburn University a strong competitive edge among universities in the Midwest. By offering something very unique, Washburn demonstrates that it is a leader in innovative and progressive higher-level education. Current students will appreciate the stronger sense of ownership in their education as they have a lot of autonomy when undertaking a project that demonstrates how their education has transformed them. Just as important, it will increase the value of their degree. Graduates of
Washburn will have an advantage in the job market as employers know that our students have undertaken and completed a significant and meaningful project in addition to quality class work.