Graduate Programs Overview

Western Washington University is a Public, 4 or more years school located in Bellingham, Washington. It offers graduate degree programs as well as undergraduate degree programs. For academic year 2020-2021 the graduate school tuition & fees are $12,192 for Washington residents and $24,105 for other students in average.

It offers thirty-one graduate programs: 29 Master's, 2 Post-Master's programs. Some of those programs are offered by distance learning.
Graduate Programs Key Facts
School NameWestern Washington University
TypePublic, 4 or more years
Address516 High Street, Bellingham, WA
Graduate School Students951 students
25 students enrolled online exclusively
Tuition & Fees (2020-2021)In-State$12,192
Out-of-State$24,105
Student to Faculty18:1 (5.56%)
Number of Offered Graduate ProgramsTotal 31 Graduate Programs
29 Master's, 2 Doctorate, 2 Post graduate certificates

2021 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees

The following table and chart describe 2020-2021 graduate tuition & fees at Western Washington University with tuition changes over the last 5 years. Each cost is an average amount over the offered programs. For Washington residents, the tuition & fees are $12,192 and $24,105 for non-Washington residents. The tuition per credit hours for part-time students (or full-time students who taking extra credits) is $360 for Washington residents and $785 for out-of-state students.
2021 COATuition Trends
2021 Graduate School Tuition, Fees, and Living Costs
In-StateOut-of-State
Tuition$11,061$22,974
Fees$1,131$1,131
Cost per Credit$360$785
Books & Supplies$996
Room & Board$12,518 (On-Campus) / $12,518 (Off-Campus)
Personal Expenses$3,783 (On-Campus) / $3,783 (Off-Campus)
On-Campus Total$29,489$41,402
Off-Campus Total$29,489$41,402
Graduate Program Tuition Changes (2017-2021)
2016-20172017-20182018-20192019-20202020-2021
In-State$10,503$10,964$11,438$11,934$12,192
Out-of-State$20,787$21,608$22,562$23,559$24,105

Graduate Programs By Area of Study

Western Washington University offers Masters, Post-Master's Certificate graduate degree/certificate programs through 31 major areas - 28 Master's (1 online programs), 1 Post-Master'. The following table summarizes the total number of completers by degree and gender.
Total Number of Conferred Graduate Degree
Master'sDoctorate Post-Bachelor'sPost-Master's
Total309--4
Men115--2
Women194--2
Below, you can check major programs and concentration for each area of study with offered degrees and completers. ONLINE denotes the program offered by distance learning (online degree). You may want to see all graduate schools offering a major program by following the link on the title of the program.
Physical Sciences
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
History
Business
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Visual And Performing Arts
Social Sciences
Psychology
Physical Sciences
Natural Resources And Conservation
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
Mathematics And Statistics
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
English Language And Literature
Education
Computer And Information Sciences
Natural Resources And Conservation

Graduate Student Population

Total 16,121 students enrolled in Western Washington University including both undergraduate and graduate programs, with full-time and part-time status. In graduate schools, 951 students are enrolled to earn graduate degrees. By gender, it has 367 male and 584 female graduate students. By attending status, there are 726 full-time and 225 part-time students in graduate schools. It offers online degree programs and 25 students enrolled to earn their graduate degree through online exclusively and 33 students are taking some online graduate courses.
Graduate Students Gender Distribution
Total951
Men Students367
Women Students584
Graduate Students Attending Status Distribution
Total951
Full-time Students726
Part-time Students225
By race/ethnicity 748 White, 8 Black, and 26 Asian students are attending at Western Washington University. The detail graduate enrollment distribution by race is shown in the below chart.
Graduate Students Race Distribution
Total951
American Indian /
Native American
3
Asian26
Black8
Hispanic67
Native Hawaiian /
Other Pacific Islander
1
White748
Two or more races52
Un-Known28
29 students are younger than 22 and 148 students are older than 65. The school has 543 students aged between 22 and 30 and 231 students aged 30 to 40.
Graduate Students Age Distribution
Total951
21 & Under29
22-24252
25-29291
30-34143
35-3988
40 & Over148
Distance learning, also called online education, is very attractive to students, especially those who want to continue education and work in the field. At Western Washington University, 25 students are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 33 students are enrolled in some online courses.
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment Distribution
Total Enrollment951
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses25
Enrolled in Some But Not All Online Courses33
Not Enrolled In Any Online Courses893
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment By Student Location
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses25
Washington Resident11
Other State In U.S.-
Outside of U.S.14


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