Washburn University School Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

Topeka, KS

$8,704

Avg in-state tuition

$19,456

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About Washburn University

School Type: Public

Status: Non-profit

Accreditation: Regional

Religious Affiliation: N/A While the student experience is largely unaffected at most schools with religious affiliations, some schools place more of an emphasis on religion. Learn how religious affiliations may impact students' experience.

Military Friendly: YesMilitary-friendly schools are Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges, offer the Yellow Ribbon Program, and have a dedicated point of contact to support veterans, military service members, and their families. Explore our college guide for service members and veterans to learn more.

Washburn University is a medium-sized public university located on an urban campus in Topeka, Kansas. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 6,285, and admissions are selective. The university offers 61 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 46%, and a student-faculty ratio of 15:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $8,704, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $19,456.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

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Open admission Yes

Test of English as a foreign language (TOEFL) --

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

ACT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

This school has a student body of between 5,000 and 15,000 students.

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6k

Students Enrolled

38%

Online Student Enrollment

15:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Ways Students Can Learn

Online
On-campus
Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Demographics

White

57%

Unknown

18%

Hispanic

10%

Black

6%

Two or more races

4%

Non-U.S. Citizen

4%

Asian

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

1%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Female student population

62%

Socio-economic diversity

40% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Online Programs

Offers Online Programs

Yes

Online Programs

28

Total Online Enrollment

2,385

Student Location Breakout

38% 62%

Percent of Programs Online

75% On-campus

25% Online

Types of Online Programs Offered

Certificates 63% online

Associate 25% online

Bachelor's 15% online

Graduate Certificate 67% online

Master's 27% online

Doctorate 50% online

Financial Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

40%

State Grant Aid

20%

Institution Grant Aid

63%

Pell Grant

40%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $5,016
State Grant Aid $1,187
Institution Grant Aid $5,351
Pell Grant Aid $4,847

Financial Outlook

$36k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

$18k

Average student debt after graduation

Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.