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Washington University in St Louis

Washington University in St Louis

One Brookings Drive
St. Louis, MO 63130-4899
(314) 935-5000

Founded in 1853, Washington University in St Louis is a 4-year research institution. It is located in the suburbs of St. Louis, Missouri. WUSTL is the ninth largest institution in the state of Missouri. This university offers subjects including history, civil engineering, and management. It offers 21 certificates, one degree at the associates level, 85 bachelors level degrees, 67 masters level degrees, and 51 doctoral level degrees to students. In 2010, 13,820 students sought degrees from the 132 programs at WUSTL. The North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission accredits Wash U. This university is one of 6 institutions with a medical school in Missouri.

Admission

In 2010, 24,828 students applied to WUSTL. This big university admitted approximately 21% of applicants or 5,214 students. Nearly half of the admitted students are women.

Admission

In 2010, 24,828 students applied to WUSTL. This big university admitted approximately 21% of applicants or 5,214 students. Nearly half of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 21%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 19%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 23%

Student Demographics

WUSTL enrolled 13,820 students in 2010.

Student Demographics

WUSTL enrolled 13,820 students in 2010.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 6772
  • Total Enrolled Female: 7048
  • Undergraduate Male: 3569
  • Undergraduate Female: 3569
  • Graduate Male: 3274
  • Graduate Female: 3408

Faculty Demographics

3,736 instructors work for WUSTL. 83% of faculty are full-time, close to 16% of faculty are part-time, and under two-thirds of the teachers are men.

Faculty Demographics

3,736 instructors work for WUSTL. 83% of faculty are full-time, close to 16% of faculty are part-time, and under two-thirds of the teachers are men.

  • Male: 2387
  • Female: 1349
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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