Washington Adventist University

Washington Adventist University

Takoma Park, Maryland


Washington Adventist University

Washington Adventist University is a private not-for-profit, four or more years institution located in Takoma Park, Maryland. The campus is situated in a large suburb area and is home to 945 undergraduate students.

Frequently Asked

How difficult is it to get into Washington Adventist University?

Admission into Washington Adventist University is fairly competitive with an acceptance rate of 59%. Male students have an acceptance rate of 56% compared to female students with an acceptance rate of 60%.

What SAT score is required for Washington Adventist University?

The SAT scores of admitted students range from 820 to 1030.

What ACT score is required for Washington Adventist University?

The ACT scores of admitted students range from 15 to 25.

How much does it cost to attend Washington Adventist University?

The cost of undergraduate tuition and fees for attending Washington Adventist University for an academic year is $24,800. Both in-state and out-of-state students pay the same tuition. Including the cost of living of $11,916 (for room and board, books and supplies and other miscellaneous expenses), raises the cost from $24,800 to $36,716 for an academic year. 100% of undergraduate students at Washington Adventist University receive financial aid reducing the average cost paid by students to $18,754.

What degrees are offered at Washington Adventist University?

The degrees offered at Washington Adventist University include "one but less than two years certificate", "associate's degree", "two but less than 4 years certificate", "bachelor's degree", "postbaccalaureate certificate" and "master's degree".

What are the popular majors at Washington Adventist University?

The most popular programs/majors at Washington Adventist University include "Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursin", "Psychology, General"" and "Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities".

What is the graduation rate at Washington Adventist University?

The graduation rate at Washington Adventist University is 41%.

What is the debt of graduating Washington Adventist University students? What is the earnings?

The median debt of Washington Adventist University students is $23,375 and after college, former students in their mid-career (10 years after entry) earn an average salary of $46,300.

Overview

College Category

Degree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or above

Student-to-faculty Ratio

8

Awards Offered

One but less than two years certificate

Associate's degree

Two but less than 4 years certificate

Bachelor's degree

Postbaccalaureate certificate

Master's degree

City

Takoma Park

College Type

Private not-for-profit

Campus Housing

Yes

Location Setting

Large Suburb

Average Grant or Scholarship Aid

$13,456

General

Address

7600 Flower Ave
Takoma Park, Maryland 20912

College Website

https://www.wau.edu

Admissions

Washington Adventist University has an acceptance rate of 59%. The acceptance rate of 59% implies that for every 100 students that applied 59 students got accepted. 2,532 students appied to Washington Adventist University. 59% of the students that applied got accepted, and 9% that that got accepted enrolled.

Number of Applicants

2,532

Acceptance Rate

59%

The SAT composite score at Washington Adventist University ranged from 820 to 1030. The ACT composite score at Washington Adventist University ranged from 15 to 25.

SAT Composite820 - 1030
ACT Composite15 - 25
Application Fee$25
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Costs to Attend

The cost for undergraduate students to attend Washington Adventist University for an academic year can be broken down into $23,000 for tuition, $1,800 for fees, $1,200 for books and supplies, $9,616 for room and board and $1,100 for other expenses. The cost for in-state and out-of-state students is the same.

Tuition and Fees

$24,800
Tuition$23,000
Fees$1,800
Books and supplies$1,200
Room and board$9,616
Other expenses$1,100
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Students

Washington Adventist University has 945 undergradute students. 33% of the undergraduate students are male compared to 67% female.

Undergradute Enrollment

945

Enrollment by gender

33%

33% men

67%

67% women

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Academics

The graduation rate for undergraduate students at Washington Adventist University is 41%. The graduation rate for male undergraduate students is 46% compared to 38% for female undergraduate students.

The retention rate for undergraduate students at Washington Adventist University is 60%. Retention rate is the percentage of first-time undergraduate students who return to continue their studies the following fall semester.

Graduation Rate

41%

Graduation Rate by Gender

46%

46% men

38%

38% women

Retention Rate

60%
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After College

The average earnings of former students working 10 years after entry at Washington Adventist University is $46,300 with 25% of former students having earnings less than $19,100 compared to 25% former students having earnings greater than $64,900.

Mean Earnings After 10 Years

$46,300

Earnings Range After 10 Years

$19,100 - $64,900

Percent Earning Over $25,000 After 10 Years

70%

The percent of former students working 10 years after entry at Washington Adventist University is 87% compared to 13% of former students 10 years after entry not working.

Working Status

87%

87% percent_working

13%

13% percent_not_working

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Programs and Majors

The largest programs/majors at Washington Adventist University include "Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursin" with 57 graduates followed by "Psychology, General" with 18 graduates, "Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities" with 15 graduates, "Business Administration, Management and Operations" with 10 graduates and "Communication and Media Studies" with 10 graduates.

Program/MajorGraduates
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursin57
Psychology, General18
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities15
Business Administration, Management and Operations10
Communication and Media Studies10

ⓘ Graduates by program are reported for students receiving bachelors degree.

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