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Washington Adventist University

Washington Adventist University is a Private, 4 Years+ school located in Takoma Park, MD. The 2019 average net price at Washington Adventist University is $16,862. Acceptance rate is 51.94%. The school has a total enrollment of 1,131.
Mission StatementStatement of Mission Washington Adventist University is a learning community committed to the...
Statement of Mission Washington Adventist University is a learning community committed to the Seventh-day Adventist Christian vision of excellence and service. This cosmopolitan institution challenges students to seize the opportunities for learning in the nation's capital in order to become moral leaders in communities throughout the world.


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Location: Takoma Park, MD
Student Body: 1,131
Education Type: 4 Years+
Funding: Private
Campus Type: Suburban
Web Site: www.wau.edu
Acceptance Rate: 51.94%

Admission Details

Key Admissions DetailsAdmissions Deadlines, Start Dates
  • Acceptance Rate: 51.94%
  • Application Deadline: June 1, 2021
  • International Students: 6%
  • Application Fee: $25
Tuition and FeesYearly Tuition and Other Fees
Tuition: $22,300
Grad Tuition: $11,250
Room and Board: $9,370
Books and Supplies: $1,200
Other Fees: $1,600
Average Net Price: $16,862
Student Body DataIncoming Class Data
  • Most Recent Incoming Class: 177
  • Men / Women Ratio: 71 / 106
  • Median SAT Verbal Range: 440 - 570
  • Median SAT Math Range: 420 - 500
  • Median ACT Range: 14 - 20
International Student DataInformation for International Students
  • Minimum TOEFL Score: n/a
  • Minimum IETLS Score: 5.5
  • % of International Students: 6%
  • International Testing: Recommended
  • Total International Students: 10
Required DocumentsTranscripts and Recommendations
  • High School Transcript: Required
  • Recommendations: Required
  • Admissions Tests Scores: Required
  • Portfolio: Not Considered

Top 5 Popular Programs

  • Health Professions: 41%
  • Psychology: 20%
  • Business, Management, Marketing: 9%
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences: 6%
  • Education: 5%

Academic Programs

Washington Adventist University offers 80 Total Programs in Associate's, Bachelor's, Master's, Certificate Degree Levels. The most popular area of study for students are degrees in Health Professions. Choose an area to explore below to see detailed degree programs at each degree level.
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Associate's Degree ProgramsWashington Adventist University offers 14 Associate's Degree Programs
Business, Management, Marketing
Computer Science
Education
Engineering
Health Professions
  • Clinical, Medical Laboratory Technician Degree
  • Medical Administrative, Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary Degree
  • Medical Radiologic Technology, Science - Radiation Therapist Degree
  • Respiratory Care Therapy, Therapist Degree
Interdisciplinary Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Library Science
Personal/Culinary Services
Visual and Performing Arts
Bachelor's Degree ProgramsWashington Adventist University offers 47 Bachelor's Degree Programs
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication
Computer Science
Education
English Literature
Health Professions
History
Interdisciplinary Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics
Parks, Leisure Studues
  • Health and Physical Education, Fitness, Other Degree
Philosophy, Religiouis Studies
Physical Sciences
Psychology
Public Admin, Social Services
Social Sciences
Theology
Visual and Performing Arts
Master's Degree ProgramsWashington Adventist University offers 9 Master's Degree Programs
Business, Management, Marketing
  • Business Administration and Management, General Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
Education
  • Counselor Education, School Counseling and Guidance Services Degree
Health Professions
Interdisciplinary Studies
Psychology
Public Admin, Social Services
Theology
Certificate ProgramsWashington Adventist University offers 8 Certificate Programs
Business, Management, Marketing
Computer Science
  • Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other Degree
  • Computer and Information Systems Security, Information Assurance Degree
Health Professions
Interdisciplinary Studies
Protective Services

Demographics & Outcomes

Graduation and RetentionGraduation and retention information
  • Graduation Rate Within 150% of Time: 37%
  • Graduation Rate Within 200% of Time: 39%
  • 1st Year Retention: 78%
  • Post Graduation Salary: $44,900
Student Body DemographicsDiversity and Age Data
  • Total Students: 1,131
  • Black Students: 47%
  • Hispanic Students: 13%
  • Non-resident, alien: 12%
  • Unknown: 10%
  • White, non-Hispanic Students: 9%
  • Asian Students: 6%
  • Two or more races: 2%
  • American Indian, Alaska Native Students: <1%
  • Native Hawaiian, Pacific Isl. Students: <1%