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Seattle Pacific University

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Rating

Private

Type

4,071

Students

$44,604

Tuition

91%

Acceptance

#422

Ranking

Large City

Campus Setting

Seattle, WA

3307 3rd Ave W, Seattle, WA 98119-1997

Seattle Pacific University is a small private college located in Seattle, WA ranked 14thin Washington. It has a total of 3,098 full-time undergraduate students and is not competitive, accepting close to 90% of applicants. Seattle Pacific University offers 111 different majors and is best known for its physiology, fashion merchandising, and ecology programs (nationally ranked 12th, 14th, and 18th respectively). With a tuition cost of $44,604 per year, Seattle Pacific University is rather expensive. 59.29% of students graduate starting the next stage of their lives, employment. After graduation, alumni go on to earn about $49,100 per year, which is 18% greater than the national median.

Rankings

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Cost

$45,078/Year
Above Average

Seattle Pacific University

$45,078

National Average

$18,347
Pay with Cash

$61,452/year

Total annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses; excluding any financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Pay with Financial Aid

$34,968/year

Average annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses after financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Getting In

91%Acceptance
Not Very Selective

Seattle Pacific University

91%

National

69%
Sat

1020 - 1250

86% of students submit

Admissions Yield

16%

ACT

17 - 26

32% of students submit

SAT & ACT

Required

Application Fee

$50

Students

3,098Undergrads
Medium Student Population

Full-Time

707

Part-Time

6
Male

34%

In-state

83%

Female

66%

Out of state

15%

Undergrads Over 25

6%

International

1%

Majors/Degrees

Popular Majors
Graduates per Major
7% Psychology, General7% Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse6% Business/Commerce, General80% Others

7% Psychology, General

7% Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

6% Business/Commerce, General

80% Others

Psychology, General

7%

70 Graduates

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

7%

68 Graduates

Business/Commerce, General

6%

64 Graduates

Secondary Education and Teaching

6%

61 Graduates

Speech Communication and Rhetoric

5%

49 Graduates

Education, General

3%

32 Graduates

Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services

3%

31 Graduates

Industrial and Organizational Psychology

3%

31 Graduates

Academics

C+
Professors
StudentsProfessors13:113:1

Students

Professors

Student Faculty Ratio

13

Number of Library Books

233,157

Academic Spend per Student

$12,969

Full-time Retention Rate

80%

Total spend on salaries and wages to all employees, faculty, staff, per student.

High retention indicates students are generally satisfied with their experience.

Post-Graduation Salary

$37,400/Year

Seattle Pacific University

$37,400

National

$26,900
Median Earnings

$37,400

2 Years After Graduation

Employed 2 Years after Graduation

1%

Median Earnings

$49,100

6 Years After Graduation

Graduation Rate

59%