Washington State University

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#21 Overall Score: 85 Best Online Bachelor's Programs

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Bachelor's Program Overview

Washington State University, a public institution, has been offering online bachelor's degree programs since Before 1993-1994. All of the online classes are recorded and archived, so students can access lecture material at their own convenience. When applying for the online programs at Washington State University, it's important to note that the deadline is rolling.

Quick Stats

Academic year founded Before 1993-1994
Total enrollment 2,114
2013-2014 Tuition $569 per credit (in-state)
$1,223 per credit (out-of-state)
Application deadline Rolling
Admissions URL http://admission.wsu.edu
Admissions e-mail admissions@wsu.edu

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U.S. News Rankings

Student Engagement rank 49
Student Engagement score 69
Faculty Credentials and Training rank 37
Faculty Credentials and Training score 75
Student Services and Technology rank 30
Student Services and Technology score 60
Peer assessment score (out of 5) 3.3


Application deadline (U.S. residents) Rolling
Application deadline (international students) Rolling
Priority application deadline N/A
Admissions website http://admission.wsu.edu
Director of admissions Wendy Peterson
Admissions phone (888) 468-6978
Admissions email admissions@wsu.edu
Denies admittance to qualified applicants No

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Maximum class size 100
Full-time instructional faculty that teach courses accessible online 110
Part-time instructional faculty that teach courses accessible online 51
Average online teaching experience 6 years
Five most popular majors
Social Sciences, General 43%
Operations Management and Supervision 11%
Human Development and Family Studies, General 10%
Management Information Systems, General 8%
Accounting 7%
Can earn degree entirely online Yes
Students enroll as online students Yes, but can take classes on campus without notification
Can earn degree entirely outside U.S. Yes
One-year retention rates
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Graduation rates
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Student Body

Total enrollment 2,114
Student gender distribution
Student gender distribution
New entrants who are first-time freshmen 2%
Average student age 30

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Technology & Support

Required Internet speed 256k
Instructor response expected within (hours) 48
24-7 live tech support Yes

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Paying for School

In-state, out-of-district tuition for U.S. students (per credit) $569
Out-of-state tuition for U.S. students (per credit) $1,223
Tuition for international students (per credit) N/A
Financial aid available Both institutional and federal aid are available

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