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Central Washington University is a Public, 4 years college located in Ellensburg, Washington. CWU ranked 14th in Washington Colleges and 8th in Federal Region X.
It has a total enrollment of 11,174 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree. CWU's acceptance rate is 88.00% last year (undergraduate school).
Central Washington University is accredited by Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities.
|Address||400 East University Way, Ellensburg, WA 98926|
|Net Price Calculator||www.cwu.edu/financial-aid/net-price-calculator|
|School Type||Public, 4 years|
|Carnegie Category||Master's College and University (larger programs)|
|Highest Degree Offered||Master's degree|
The acceptance rate of Central Washington University is 88.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 14.00%. The application fees are $50 for undergraduate programs and $75 for graduate programs.
|Open Admission Policy||✗|
|Acceptance Rate||88.00 %|
|Yield (Enrollment Rate)||14.00 %|
|Undergraduate Application Fees||$50|
|Graduate Application Fees||$75|
Tuition & Fees
CWU's 2022 tuition & fees is $8,685 for Washington residents and $25,213 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $12,127 for Washington residents and $25,681 for out-of-students.
|Undergraduate Tuition & Fees||$8,685||$25,213|
|Graduate Tuition & Fees||$12,127||$25,681|
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)
A total of 11,174 students have enrolled for academic year 2020-2021. Among them, 7,145 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. CWU has 10,518 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 656 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Offered Degrees and Programs
|Number of programs||179 Programs|
|Number of online programs||35 Programs|
|Offered Degrees/Programs||1 Year Certificate|
|Academic/career counseling service||✔|
|Placement services for completers||✔|
|On-campus day care for students||✔|
|Distance Learning (online classes)||✔|