Washington Adventist UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

Takoma Park, MD

$24,800

Avg tuition

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About Washington Adventist University

School Type: Private

Status: Non-profit

Accreditation: Regional

Religious Affiliation: Christian, Seventh Day Adventist  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.

Washington Adventist University is a small private university located on a suburban campus in Takoma Park, Maryland. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,078, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 59%. The university offers 47 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 41%, and a student-faculty ratio of 8:1. Tuition and fees for students are $24,800.

Admissions Breakdown

This school has a high acceptance rate.

This school accepts students at a higher rate than other schools. High acceptance schools welcome 51-100% of all applicants.

Acceptance Rate Insight

59% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 820-1030

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 15-25

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

This school has a student body of fewer than 5,000 students.

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The student-to-faculty ratio at this school is lower than other schools.

This means there are more faculty for each student, which can create an opportunity for more individualized attention and support in your studies.

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1k

Students Enrolled

17%

Online Student Enrollment

8:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Ways Students Can Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.

Demographics

Black

45%

Hispanic

17%

Unknown

16%

Non-U.S. Citizen

12%

White

5%

Asian

3%

Two or more races

2%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Female student population

68%

Socio-economic diversity

55% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

55%

State Grant Aid

16%

Institution Grant Aid

99%

Pell Grant

55%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $5,185
State Grant Aid $3,698
Institution Grant Aid $10,049
Pell Grant Aid $4,593

Financial Outlook

$47k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

$27k

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.