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#1574 Overall Influence #769 Desirability Rank

Central Washington University

Regional, comprehensive public university in Ellensburg, Washington, U.S.

From Wikipedia

Central Washington University is a public university in Ellensburg, Washington. Founded in 1891, the university consists of four divisions: the President's Division, Business and Financial Affairs, Operations, and Academic and Student Life . Within ASL are four colleges: the College of Arts and Humanities, the College of Business , the College of Education and Professional Studies, and College of the Sciences. CWU is considered an emerging Hispanic-Serving Institution and 15 percent of its students are Hispanic.

Source: Wikipedia

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

13,263

Acceptance

86%

Graduation Rate

58%

Median SAT Score

1060

Median ACT Score

20

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$6,475

Fees (in-state)

$1,969

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$50,100

Employed

89%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

11K

Under-Grads

11K

Graduates

1K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

400 East University Way, Ellensburg WA 98926-7501

On Campus Crime Rates

Property Crime

9 per 100K

Violent Crime

0 per 100K

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

35 per 100K

Violent Crime

2 per 100K

What is Central Washington University known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#679 World Rank
Business
#1077 World Rank
Education
#573 World Rank
Psychology
#951 World Rank
History
#1620 World Rank
Biology
#1330 World Rank
Political Science
#1505 World Rank
Computer Science
#1153 World Rank
Philosophy
#556 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#1287 World Rank
Communications
#504 World Rank
Anthropology
#1869 World Rank
Law
#2289 World Rank
Literature
#3468 World Rank
Engineering
#3336 World Rank
Medical
#918 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#663 World Rank
Social Work
#2499 World Rank
Chemistry
#2406 World Rank
Economics
#1840 World Rank
Nursing
#2630 World Rank
Physics
#1407 World Rank
Sociology
#3251 World Rank
Mathematics
#8321 World Rank
Religious Studies

Influential People

Who are Central Washington University's Most influential alumni?

Central Washington University 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Anthropology, Earth Sciences, and Psychology

Karl Klimek

American educational consultant and author

Frances Griswold

Researcher ORCID ID = 0000-0002-8337-9428

Stephen Harmsen

Researcher ORCID ID = 0000-0003-1759-5154

Bret A. Davis

Social psychologist

David Taylor

American politician of the Republican Party, member of the Washington House of Representatives

Bret Rust

Researcher ORCID ID = 0000-0003-2875-3613

Rod E. Case

Second language acquisition researcher

Rod E. Case

Second language acquisition researcher

William P Klein

Researcher

Chobin Zukeran

Member of the House of Representatives of Japan

Kara I Gabriel

Researcher

Nicole K. Paulk

Researcher