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Central Washington University

Central Washington University

400 East University Way
Ellensburg, WA 98926-7501
(509) 963-1111

Central Washington University is a public 4-year institution, founded in 1977. It is in Ellensburg, WA. This mid-sized school is the sixth largest institution in the state of Washington. This school offers three certificates, 104 degrees at the bachelors level, and 27 degrees at the masters level to students. 11,614 students sought degrees from the 118 programs at Central in 2010. It offers subjects such as nutrition and law. The Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities accredits Central. This school is one of 44 public post-secondary institutions in Washington.

Admission

4,856 students applied to Central for admission in 2010. It admitted 80% of applicants or 3,933 students. About 53% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

4,856 students applied to Central for admission in 2010. It admitted 80% of applicants or 3,933 students. About 53% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 81%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 83%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 79%

Student Demographics

This school had 11,614 students enrolled in 2010.

Student Demographics

This school had 11,614 students enrolled in 2010.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 5691
  • Total Enrolled Female: 5923
  • Undergraduate Male: 5526
  • Undergraduate Female: 5526
  • Graduate Male: 242
  • Graduate Female: 320
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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