Washington Adventist University

Acceptance Rate 61.75 %
2023 Tuition & Fees $25,200
Student Population 785
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $11,608
Graduation Rate 40 %

Academic Overview

Washington Adventist University Campus, Takoma Park, MD
Washington Adventist University is a private (not-for-profit), four-years institute located in Takoma Park, Maryland. It is a Master's College and University (medium programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree.
Washington Adventist University is one of 14 colleges affiliated with Seventh Day Adventist.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $25,200 for undergraduate students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $11,435.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 785 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 61.75% and the graduation rate is 40% last year.
The salary after graduation from Washington Adventist University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $46,300. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, Washington Adventist's tuition & fees is $25,200. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees is $11,435.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at Washington Adventist. The acceptance rate of Washington Adventist is 61.75% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 5.20%. The average graduation rate is 40% and no students have transferred out from the school.
The average received amount of financial aid is $11,608 and 88% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 785 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 7 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Washington Adventist University is 61.75 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Washington Adventist University is 40 %
Graduation Rate
Retention Rate for Washington Adventist University is 65 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Washington Adventist University is 785
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Washington Adventist University is 7 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
7 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $11,608 at Washington Adventist University.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address7600 Flower Ave, Takoma Park, MD 20912
Online Applicationhttps://www.wau.edu/future-students/admission/apply/
Financial Aidhttps://www.wau.edu/admissions-aid/financial-aid/student-accounts/
Net Price Calculatorhttps://www.wau.edu/future-students/admission/financial-aid/net-price-calculator/
Veterans Tuitionhttps://www.wau.edu/admission/veterans
Disability Servicehttps://www.wau.edu/archived-pages/from-the-office-of-disabilities-services/

Offered Degrees

Washington Adventist offers 63 major programs on-site (in-person class) only. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Associate's Degree80
Bachelor's Degree460
Master's Degree90

Special Learning Opportunities

Washington Adventist University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:400)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $5,628)

Veterans Benefits

Washington Adventist University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges