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Washburn University

Washburn University

1700 SW College Avenue
Topeka, KS 66621-0001
(785) 670-1010

Founded in 1865, Washburn University is a public 4-year institution. This school, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Topeka, KS. It is the eighth biggest institution in the state of Kansas. Washburn offers subjects such as counseling, nursing, and political science. Students are offered 14 certificates, 21 associates level degrees, 64 bachelors level degrees, ten masters level degrees, and one degree at the doctoral level by it. 7,230 students sought degrees from the 89 programs at this school in 2010. The North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission accredits it. This school is one of 34 public post-secondary institutions in Kansas.

Admission

In 2010, 1,942 students applied to Washburn for admission. It admitted all applicants or 1,942 students. Around 59% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

In 2010, 1,942 students applied to Washburn for admission. It admitted all applicants or 1,942 students. Around 59% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 100%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 100%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 100%

Student Demographics

7,230 students were enrolled at this mid-sized school in 2010.

Student Demographics

7,230 students were enrolled at this mid-sized school in 2010.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 2892
  • Total Enrolled Female: 4338
  • Undergraduate Male: 2528
  • Undergraduate Female: 3793
  • Graduate Male: 391
  • Graduate Female: 518

Faculty Demographics

This school employs 527 teachers. Close to half of the instructors are full-time, around 51% of instructors are part-time, and just under half of the teachers are men.

Faculty Demographics

This school employs 527 teachers. Close to half of the instructors are full-time, around 51% of instructors are part-time, and just under half of the teachers are men.

  • Male: 252
  • Female: 275
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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