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University of Washington-Tacoma Campus

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Rating

Public

Type

6,354

Students

$37,071

Tuition

87%

Acceptance

#90

Ranking

Midsize City

Campus Setting

Tacoma, WA

1900 Commerce St, Tacoma, WA 98402-3100

University of Washington-Tacoma Campus is a mid-sized public university located in Tacoma, WA ranked 8thin Washington. It has a total of 5,379 full-time undergraduate students and is not competitive, accepting close to seven in eight applicants. University of Washington-Tacoma Campus offers 56 different majors and is best known for its urban studies, interdisciplinary studies, and writing programs (nationally ranked 5th, 7th, and 7th respectively). With a tuition cost of $10,370 for in-state students and $37,071 for those from out-of-state, University of Washington-Tacoma Campus is rather expensive. 77.21% of students graduate ready to the next stage of their lives, working. After graduation, alumni go on to earn about $57,700 per year, which is 39% over the national median.

Rankings

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Cost

$38,340/Year
Above Average

University of Washington-Tacoma Campus

$38,340

National Average

$18,347
Pay with Cash

$54,297/year

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

Pay with Financial Aid

$42,391/year

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

Getting In

87%Acceptance
Not Very Selective

University of Washington-Tacoma Campus

87%

National

69%
Sat

980 - 1190

89% of students submit

Admissions Yield

37%

ACT

17 - 24

12% of students submit

SAT & ACT

Required

Application Fee

$60

Students

5,379Undergrads
Medium Student Population

Full-Time

623

Part-Time

30
Male

49%

In-state

83%

Female

51%

Out of state

15%

Undergrads Over 25

25%

International

1%

Majors/Degrees

Popular Majors
Graduates per Major
14% Computer and Information Sciences, General9% Psychology, General7% Information Technology69% Others

14% Computer and Information Sciences, General

9% Psychology, General

7% Information Technology

69% Others

Computer and Information Sciences, General

14%

269 Graduates

Psychology, General

9%

172 Graduates

Information Technology

7%

142 Graduates

Business Administration and Management, General

6%

113 Graduates

Social Work

6%

112 Graduates

Accounting

6%

109 Graduates

Mass Communication/Media Studies

5%

96 Graduates

Criminal Justice/Police Science

4%

83 Graduates

Academics

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Professors
StudentsProfessors17:117:1

Students

Professors

Student Faculty Ratio

17

Number of Library Books

134,653

Academic Spend per Student

$6,062

Full-time Retention Rate

78%

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

$44,900/Year

University of Washington-Tacoma Campus

$44,900

National

$26,900
Median Earnings

$44,900

2 Years After Graduation

Employed 2 Years after Graduation

1%

Median Earnings

$57,700

6 Years After Graduation

Graduation Rate

77%