Wayland Baptist University held its commencement ceremonies at its Plainview campus, on Saturday.

School officials said that among candidates for graduation were 23 students receiving master’s degrees, 44 receiving bachelor’s degrees, and one receiving an associate’s degree. 

Fifty-one candidates for graduation are from Texas, including 13 from Plainview. Ten students are from other states, including three from Oklahoma and one each from Alaska, California, Florida, Illinois, Kansas, New Mexico, and North Carolina.

Also, three countries were represented. Those students were from Brazil, Columbia, and Mexico