Core Values

Our Mission

Washburn Tech delivers innovative educational training opportunities to enhance the lives of individuals and strengthen the communities we serve.

Our Core Values

In keeping with our founding heritage, we commit ourselves to the following core values:

  • Accountability: ensuring academic, programmatic and fiscal integrity and value through prudent management of resources entrusted to the institution.
  • Collaboration: working toward common goals with others in the institution and the community while valuing teamwork, participation and diversity of ideas and perspectives.
  • Excellence: serving our scholarly community by delivering consistently high-quality programs, teaching, service and scholarship.
  • Inclusion: cultivating an inclusive learning, living and working community, committing to the success of all people and supporting all individuals.
  • Innovation: encouraging, considering and supporting development of ideas by fostering individual ingenuity and creativity and creating an environment with opportunities for growth and change.
  • Integrity: acting in an honest, fair and ethical manner, creating a culture of trust evident in all institution activities and decision-making.
  • Respect: embracing diversity and treating others collegially with civility, openness and professionalism in all interactions, activities and decision-making.

Why Students Choose Washburn Tech

Washburn Tech has taught me to be proud of my field and pushed me to be the best technician I can be.

Sheldon N.
Surgical Technology