Angelo State University conferred 460 undergraduate and graduate degrees upon 456 graduates during 2013 fall commencement exercises Dec. 14 in San Angelo, Texas.

Areas of undergraduate academic study at ASU lead to the following degrees: Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), Bachelor of Border Security (B.B.S.), Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.), Bachelor of Cultural Competence and Security Studies (B.C.C.S.S.), Bachelor of Cultural Fluency and Security Studies (B.C.F.S.S.), Bachelor of Fine Arts (B.F.A.), Bachelor of General Studies (B.G.S.), Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies (B.I.S.), Bachelor of Music (B.M.), Bachelor of Science (B.S.), Bachelor of Science in Nursing (B.S.N.), Bachelor of Security Studies (B.S.S.), Bachelor of Social Work (B.S.W.), Associate / Bachelor of Science in Nursing (A.B.S.N.) and Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.).

The following graduate degrees are offered: Master of Arts (M.A.), Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.), Master of Education (M.Ed.), Master of Professional Accountancy (M.P.Ac.), Master of Public Administration (M.P.A.), Master of Science (M.S.), Master of Science in Nursing (M.S.N.), Master of Security Studies (M.S.S.) and Doctor of Physical Therapy (D.P.T.).

Local degree recipients by hometown were: Danielle L. Finley of Bangs, B.S.; Logan A. Murray, B.S., and Kristen L. Newman, M.S., both of Brady; Alyssa N. Lewis, B.A., cum laude, Gilbert M. Mendoza, B.B.A., and Thane A. Wells, B.S., all of Brownwood; Lisa R. Dees, B.A., summa cum laude, and Tyler N. Tidwell, B.A., both of Coleman; Kaytlin L. Whalen of Comanche, B.S.; and Jessica R. Kramer of Goldthwaite, M.Ed.