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The University of Washington - Seattle

The University of Washington - Seattle

1400 NE Campus Parkway
Seattle, WA 98195-4550
(206) 543-2100

Founded in 1861, the University of Washington-Seattle is a public, 4-year, research institution. This university, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Seattle, WA. It is the oldest and biggest institution in the state of Washington. This university offers 139 degrees at the bachelors level, 131 degrees at the masters level, and 98 doctoral level degrees to students. In 2010, 42,451 students pursued degrees from the 218 programs at this university. This university offers subjects such as journalism and creative writing. It is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities. This university is one of 3 institutions with a medical school in Washington.

Admission

In 2010, 21,268 students applied to this university for admission. It admitted close to 57% of applicants or 12,335 students. Close to 56% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

In 2010, 21,268 students applied to this university for admission. It admitted close to 57% of applicants or 12,335 students. Close to 56% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 58%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 61%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 54%

Student Demographics

This university had 42,451 students enrolled in 2010.

Student Demographics

This university had 42,451 students enrolled in 2010.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 20376
  • Total Enrolled Female: 22075
  • Undergraduate Male: 14067
  • Undergraduate Female: 15240
  • Graduate Male: 6178
  • Graduate Female: 6966

Faculty Demographics

This university employs 4,691 faculty. Approximately 74% of instructors are full-time and about 25% of instructors are part-time. About 42% of instructors are female.

Faculty Demographics

This university employs 4,691 faculty. Approximately 74% of instructors are full-time and about 25% of instructors are part-time. About 42% of instructors are female.

  • Male: 2712
  • Female: 1979
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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