Whitworth University: Review & Facts

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Whitworth University is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 2,650 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1890 and is one of the 9 colleges located in Spokane, Washington.

Whitworth University is affiliated with Presbyterian Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
53
Fair
At Whitworth University you can get your bachelor's degree, master's degree, or postmaster certificate.

Whitworth University follows a continuous curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 53 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Biology, Psychology, Business, and Management. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
95%
Good
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a good sign. Nevertheless, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Whitworth University is excellent at 95% (well above Washington average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students definitely love their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
11 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Whitworth University is good - 74%.

Student to faculty ratio at Whitworth is good -- 11:1. Learn more information on instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$39,200
High
Average tuition prices are extremely high - around $38,200 a year. The additional fees at Whitworth (not included in tuition costs) are about $1,000, which comes to a total of $39,200 annually.

Read the details about Whitworth University additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
62%
As reported in recent government data, 4,545 applications were submitted and 2,837 were accepted; so it is not very hard to become a student at this school.

This school will consider accepting your dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Whitworth is $25.00. The graduate application fee is $35.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Whitworth University and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (509) 777-1000 or check Whitworth University Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,800
Medium
Whitworth University provides study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Whitworth University, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
C+
Dicey
Whitworth University offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 1,400 students, which offers a nice on-campus housing option. The room price is reasonable, about $5,800 per year.

Army ROTC programs are available at Whitworth. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime numbers, Whitworth University seems to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Whitworth University Location and Maps



Post Address: Whitworth University, 300 W Hawthorne Rd, Spokane, Washington 99251, USA
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