Washington State University

Washington State University

Pullman, Washington


Washington State University

Washington State University is a public, four or more years institution located in Pullman, Washington. The campus is situated in a distant town area and is home to 26,062 undergraduate students.

Frequently Asked

How difficult is it to get into Washington State University?

Admission into Washington State University is somewhat competitive with an acceptance rate of 76%. Male students have an acceptance rate of 75% compared to female students with an acceptance rate of 77%.

What SAT score is required for Washington State University?

The SAT scores of admitted students range from 1020 to 1230.

What ACT score is required for Washington State University?

The ACT scores of admitted students range from 20 to 26.

How much does it cost to attend Washington State University?

The cost of undergraduate tuition and fees for attending Washington State University for an academic year is $11,841 (in-state) / $26,419 (out-of-state). Including the cost of living of $16,150 (for room and board, books and supplies and other miscellaneous expenses), raises the cost from $11,841 (in-state) / $26,419 (out-of-state) to $27,991 (in-state) / $42,569 (out-of-state) for an academic year. 89% of undergraduate students at Washington State University receive financial aid reducing the average cost paid by students to $18,002.

What degrees are offered at Washington State University?

The degrees offered at Washington State University include "less than one year certificate", "bachelor's degree", "postbaccalaureate certificate", "master's degree" and "doctor's degree - research/scholarship".

What are the popular majors at Washington State University?

The most popular programs/majors at Washington State University include "Psychology, General", "Social Sciences, General"" and "Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursin".

What is the graduation rate at Washington State University?

The graduation rate at Washington State University is 60%.

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

The median debt of Washington State University students is $14,500 and after college, former students in their mid-career (10 years after entry) earn an average salary of $56,600.

Overview

College Category

Degree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or above

Student-to-faculty Ratio

16

Awards Offered

Less than one year certificate

Bachelor's degree

Postbaccalaureate certificate

Master's degree

Doctor's degree - research/scholarship

City

Pullman

College Type

Public

Campus Housing

Yes

Location Setting

Distant Town

Average Grant or Scholarship Aid

$9,066

General

Address

French Administration Building
Pullman, Washington 99164-5910

College Website

wsu.edu/

Phone

(509) 335-3564

Admissions Website

admission.wsu.edu/

Online Application Website

admission.wsu.edu/apply/

Financial Aid Website

finaid.wsu.edu

Admissions

Washington State University has an acceptance rate of 76%. The acceptance rate of 76% implies that for every 100 students that applied 76 students got accepted. 21,434 students appied to Washington State University. 76% of the students that applied got accepted, and 30% that that got accepted enrolled.

Number of Applicants

21,434

Acceptance Rate

76%

The SAT composite score at Washington State University ranged from 1020 to 1230. The ACT composite score at Washington State University ranged from 20 to 26.

SAT Composite1020 - 1230
ACT Composite20 - 26
Application Fee$50
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Costs to Attend

The cost for in-state undergraduate students to attend Washington State University for an academic year can be broken down into $9,953 for tuition, $1,888 for fees, $960 for books and supplies, $11,648 for room and board and $3,542 for other expenses.

In-State Tuition and Fees

$11,841
In-state tuition$9,953
In-state fees$1,888
Books and supplies$960
Room and board$11,648
Other expenses$3,542

The cost for out-of-state undergraduate students to attend Washington State University for an academic year can be broken down into $24,531 for tuition, $1,888 for fees, $960 for books and supplies, $11,648 for room and board and $3,542 for other expenses.

Out-of-State Tution and Fees

$26,419
Out-of-state tuition$24,531
Out-of-state fees$1,888
Books and supplies$960
Room and board$11,648
Other expenses$3,542
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Students

Washington State University has 26,062 undergradute students. 47% of the undergraduate students are male compared to 53% female.

Undergradute Enrollment

26,062

Enrollment by gender

47%

47% men

53%

53% women

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Academics

The graduation rate for undergraduate students at Washington State University is 60%. The graduation rate for male undergraduate students is 56% compared to 64% for female undergraduate students.

The retention rate for undergraduate students at Washington State University is 79%. Retention rate is the percentage of first-time undergraduate students who return to continue their studies the following fall semester.

Graduation Rate

60%

Graduation Rate by Gender

56%

56% men

64%

64% women

Retention Rate

79%
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After College

The average earnings of former students working 10 years after entry at Washington State University is $56,600 with 25% of former students having earnings less than $32,900 compared to 25% former students having earnings greater than $74,800.

Mean Earnings After 10 Years

$56,600

Earnings Range After 10 Years

$32,900 - $74,800

Percent Earning Over $25,000 After 10 Years

81%

The percent of former students working 10 years after entry at Washington State University is 90% compared to 10% of former students 10 years after entry not working.

Working Status

90%

90% percent_working

10%

10% percent_not_working

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Programs and Majors

The largest programs/majors at Washington State University include "Psychology, General" with 446 graduates followed by "Social Sciences, General" with 372 graduates, "Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursin" with 366 graduates, "Mechanical Engineering" with 270 graduates and "Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication" with 214 graduates.

Program/MajorGraduates
Psychology, General446
Social Sciences, General372
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursin366
Mechanical Engineering270
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication214

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

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