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Address400 East University Way, Ellensburg, WA 98926-7501
Phone509-963-1111
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School TypePublic, 4 or more years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (larger programs)
Highest Degree OfferedMaster's degree

2022 Tuition & Fees and 2023 Estimation

For undergraduate school, the 2022 tuition and fees of Central Washington University are $8,685 for in-state students and $25,213 for out-of-state students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition and fees are $12,127 for in-state students and $25,681 for out-of-state students.
The estimated 2023 tuition & fees are $8,933 for Washington residents and $25,926 for out-of-state students based on the tuition changes over the past five years. The estimated 2023 graduate school tuition & fees are $12,473 for Washington residents and $26,406 for out-of-state students.
The average earning in 10 years after graduation from the school is $50,100. The average salary varies depending on the field of study where the Construction Management program shows the highest salary with $67,100 after graduating.
2021-22 Tuition & Fees2022-23 Estimation
In-StateOut-of-State
Undergraduate$8,685$25,213
Graduate$12,127$25,681
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: March 14, 2022)
In-StateOut-of-State
Undergraduate$8,933$25,926
Graduate$12,473$26,406
The estimation for 2022-2023 tuition costs is based on the cost change rates of last year.

2022 Key Stats

The Acceptance rate at Central Washington University is 86% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 23%. The average SAT scores submitted by enrolled students is 1,040.
The average graduation rate is 58%. Total 11,174 students are attending the school and the school offers campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory and residence halls possessed by the school). Key academic stats for the school are listed in the next table.
2022 Key Academics Statistics at CWU
Admission Stats »86% Acceptance Rate / 23% Yield
Test Scores »1,040 SAT / 21 ACT
Graduation Rate »58%
Retention Rate70%(full-time), 46% (part-time)
Student to Faculty Ratio5.00% (20 to 1)
Student Population »11,174 (10,518 undergraduate)
Average Financial Aid »$8,332
Average Earning After 10 years of graduation$50,100
Average Salary by Field of Study$20,600 - $67,100

Special Learning Opportunities and On-Campus Student Services

Central Washington University offers online classes (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. It has ROTC programs and offers teacher certification programs designed to prepare students to meet the requirements for certification as teachers. The next table summarizes the special learning opportunities.
Special Learning Opportunities at CWU
Online ClassUndergraduate, Graduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening CollegeNo
Teacher CertificationYes
Study AbroadYes
CWU provides several student services including remedial services, academic/career counseling services, employment services for students, Placement services for completers.
On-Campus Student Services at CWU
Remedial servicesYes
Academic/career counseling serviceYes
Employment services for studentsYes
Placement services for completersYes
On-campus day care for students' childrenYes
Library facilities at institutionVarious Library Facilities Provided

Campus Life

The following table illustrates the special characteristics of Central Washington University. It has dormitories (or campus-owned housing) and its capacity is 3,711. It also offers separate board/meal plans and the annual cost is $7,283.
CWU Special Characteristics
Religious AffiliationNot applicable
Has HospitalNo
Offer Medical DegreeNo
Board/Meal PlanYes
Dormitory Capacity3,711


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