Washington State University

#420 / #135
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
#844
Most Desirable School
Public university in Pullman, Washington, USA

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About Washington State University

According to Wikipedia, Washington State University is a public land-grant research university with its flagship, and oldest, campus in Pullman, Washington. Founded in 1890, WSU is also one of the oldest land-grant universities in the American West. With an undergraduate enrollment of 24,278 and a total enrollment of 28,581, it is the second largest institution for higher education in Washington state behind the University of Washington. It is classified among "R1: Doctoral Universities – Very high research activity".

Washington State University's Online Degrees

Washington State University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual ApplicationsAcceptanceGraduation RateMedian SAT ScoreMedian ACT Score
18,19786%60%111523

How Much Does Washington State University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)Fees (in-state)
$10,457$1,960

How Much Do Washington State University Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Washington State University, then you can expect to earn an average of $56,600 per year. You also have a 90% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Washington State University's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student BodyUnder-GradsGraduates
27,17523,7313,444

Where is Washington State University?

Washington State University is located at French Administration Building, Pullman WA 99164-5910

How Safe is Washington State University?

Washington State University has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%. Pullman has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is Washington State University Known For?

Washington State University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Washington State University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Washington State University's Most Influential Alumni?

Washington State University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Criminal Justice, Communications, and Biology. Here are some of Washington State University's most famous alumni:

Timothy Leary
Timothy Leary
An American psychologist .
Edward R. Murrow
Edward R. Murrow
An American broadcast journalist and war correspondent .
William Julius Wilson
An American sociologist.
Gary Larson
An American cartoonist.
Robert D. Keppel
An American criminologist.
Philip Abelson
A US physicist, editor of the journal Science, and director of the Carnegie Institution of Washington's Geophysical Laboratory.
Howard Bowen
An American economist .
James T. Richardson
An American sociologist.
George B. Thomas
An American mathematician.
Keith Jackson
An American sports announcer.
Mark Driscoll
Mark Driscoll
An American pastor.
Gordon G. Gallup
An American psychologist.

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