Bod Brief: Washburn ranks as top school for starting salaries

Washburn Review Staff

In a study conducted by SmartAsset, Washburn University was ranked in the top percentile for universities that produce students who receive high starting salaries in Kansas. According to the study, Washburn placed sixth behind Kansas State University, University of Kansas, Pittsburgh State University, Emporia State University and Wichita State University. According to the study, Washburn students have an average starting salary of $42,300, which is above the average starting salary for the entire state of Kansas. SmartAsset, a financial technology company from New York, took into account tuition, housing costs, and average amount of scholarships and grants when conducting their study. A complete list of findings as well as more information about the study can be found at