Washington State University Graduate Schools

Washington State University (referred to as Washington State) is a Public, 4 years school located in Pullman, WA. It is classified as Research University (very high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at Washington State University is $13,095 for Washington residents and $26,850 for out-of-state students. The school has 5,380 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 31,478 including undergraduate students.

Washington State University Graduate School Overview

Washington State University (referred to as Washington State) is a Public, 4 years school located in Pullman, WA. It is classified as Research University (very high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
Washington State University is accredited by Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (4/1/1918 - Current).
Washington State UniversityDirectory Information
School NameWashington State University (referred to as Washington State)
AddressFrench Administration Building, Pullman, WA 99164-5910
Phone509-335-3564
Webhttps://wsu.edu
Online Applicationhttps://admission.wsu.edu/apply
Financial Infohttps://finaid.wsu.edu
The 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at Washington State University is $13,095 for Washington residents and $26,850 for out-of-state students. The school has 5,380 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 31,478 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 225 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 23 programs are available online classes.
Washington State Graduate School 2020 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$26,850
$13,095 for Washington Residents
Student Population5,380
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs225 graduate programs
(23 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio15 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Washington State University is $13,095 for Washington residents and $26,850 for out-of-state students for academic year 2019-2020. The tuition per credit hour is $603 for Washington residents and $1,291 for out-of-state students. Washington State University offers the alternative tuition plansprepaid payment plan, tuition payment plan, including prepaid payment plan, tuition payment plan.
Washington State 2020 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Washington Residents$13,095
Out-of-State$26,850
Tuition per Credit Hour
Washington Residents$603
Out-of-State$1,291
Washington State University offers the distance education programs. All course works for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively.
On Washington State University campus, remedial services, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers, on-campus daycare for students' children are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services at Washington State
Distance Learning (Online Classes)23 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army, Navy, Air Force)
  • Study abroad
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Remedial services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers
  • On-campus daycare for students' children

Washington State University 2020 Tuition, Fees, Other College Costs

For academic year 2019-2020, the graduate school tuition & fees of Washington State University is $13,095 for Washington residents and $26,850 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 2.35% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduate Tuition & fees at Washington State University
Washington ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2015-2016$11,224$1,521$24,656$1,521
2016-2017$11,224$1,529$24,656$1,529
2017-2018$11,224$1,575$24,656$1,575
2018-2019$11,224$1,578$24,656$1,578
2019-2020$11,493$1,602$25,248$1,602
For academic year 2019-2020, the living costs are $15,190 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Washington State University. On-campus living costs are increased by 1.67% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $15,190. Off-campus living costs are increased by 1.67% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Living Costs at Washington State University
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2015-2016$11,356$3,542$11,356$3,542
2016-2017$11,356$3,542$11,356$3,542
2017-2018$11,356$3,542$11,356$3,542
2018-2019$11,398$3,542$11,398$3,542
2019-2020$11,648$3,542$11,648$3,542
For academic year 2019-2020, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $603 for Washington residents and $1,291 for other students at Washington State University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 2.46% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour Washington State University
Washington ResidentsOut-of-State
2015-2016$587$1,259
2016-2017$589$1,261
2017-2018$589$1,261
2018-2019$589$1,260
2019-2020$603$1,291
Next table shows the tuition & fees for law school and/or medical schools at Washington State University.
2019-2020 Law School/Medical School Tuition at Washington State University
Washington ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
Pharmacy$21,990$766$38,644$766
Veterinary Medicine$25,744$1,602$61,156$1,602

Graduate Programs at Washington State

Washington State University offers 229 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 1,956 students have completed their study at Washington State University.
Offered Degrees at Washington State University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree10612899
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship710336
Doctor's degree - other30261
Post Bachelor's Degree4711454
Post Master's Degree206
Total229231,956

Washington State University offers 229 programs through Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 1,956 students have completed their studies.
  • 899 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 261 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 454 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
  • 6 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Agriculture [+] (1 completers) 34 completers-
Agricultural Business and Management0-
Agricultural Economics0-
Animal Sciences5-
Food Science12-
Agronomy and Crop Science6-
Horticultural Science9-
Soil Science and Agronomy2-
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 10 completers-
Natural Resources/Conservation3-
Environmental Science7-
Natural Resources Management and Policy0-
Forest Management/Forest Resources Management0-
Architecture [+] 13 completers-
0-
Architecture13$52,200
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning0-
Landscape Architecture0-
Architectural and Building Sciences/Technology0-
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 1 completers-
African Studies0-
American/United States Studies/Civilization1-
Communication and Journalism [+] (4 completers) 46 completers$51,800
Speech Communication and Rhetoric0$51,800
Mass Communication/Media Studies46-
Health Communication0-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 13 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Computer Science13-
Education [+] (2 completers) 91 completers-
Education4-
Curriculum and Instruction8-
Educational Leadership and Administration12$69,600
Adult and Continuing Education Administration0-
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration0-
Special Education and Teaching11-
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Hearing Impairments Including Deafness0-
Elementary Education and Teaching21-
Secondary Education and Teaching25-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)7-
Agricultural Teacher Education0-
Technical Teacher Education0-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas (other)0-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor2-
Adult Literacy Tutor/Instructor1-
Engineering [+] (4 completers) 90 completers-
Engineering0-
Agricultural Engineering5-
Chemical Engineering1-
Civil Engineering15-
Computer Engineering0-
Computer Software Engineering0-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering19-
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering4-
Materials Engineering11-
Mechanical Engineering35-
Engineering Technology [+] (2 completers) 33 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Engineering/Industrial Management33$106,400
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 6 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures6-
Work and Family Studies [+] 5 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0-
Human Nutrition0-
Human Development and Family Studies3-
Child Development0-
Apparel and Textiles2-
English Language And Literature [+] 8 completers-
English Language and Literature8-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] (2 completers) 44 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences6-
Biochemistry0-
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology5-
Botany/Plant Biology4-
Plant Pathology/Phytopathology2-
Plant Physiology0-
Plant Molecular Biology0-
Microbiology0-
Zoology/Animal Biology1-
Entomology2-
Wildlife Biology0-
Animal Genetics0-
Exercise Physiology23-
Pharmacology and Toxicology0-
Biotechnology0-
Neuroscience1-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 13 completers-
Mathematics0-
Applied Mathematics7-
Statistics6-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] (2 completers) 18 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management18-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science0-
Philosophy And Religious Studies [+] 0 completers-
Philosophy0-
Physical Sciences [+] 19 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry9-
Geology/Earth Science5-
Physics5-
Materials Science0-
Psychology [+] 9 completers-
Psychology6-
Counseling Psychology1-
Educational Psychology2-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] (2 completers) 6 completers-
0-
Criminal Justice/Police Science6-
Human Services [+] 4 completers-
0-
Public Policy Analysis4-
Social Sciences [+] 19 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Anthropology6-
Economics0-
Applied Economics7-
Political Science and Government5-
Sociology1-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] (2 completers) 14 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Interior Design2-
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts0-
Fine/Studio Arts7-
Music5-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 72 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist0-
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist27-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management18-
Athletic Training/Trainer0-
Pharmaceutical Sciences2-
Veterinary Sciences/Veterinary Clinical Sciences9-
Veterinary Infectious Diseases0-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse16$101,100
Business [+] (2 completers) 303 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management289$96,500
Accounting14$57,800
Management Information Systems and Services (other)0-
History [+] 7 completers-
History7-
Total899
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Agriculture [+] 27 completers-
Agricultural Economics1-
Animal Sciences2-
Food Science7-
Agronomy and Crop Science6-
Horticultural Science6-
Soil Science and Agronomy5-
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 10 completers-
Natural Resources/Conservation10-
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 2 completers-
African Studies0-
American/United States Studies/Civilization2-
Communication and Journalism [+] 7 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric7-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 5 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Computer Science5-
Education [+] 17 completers-
Education0-
Curriculum and Instruction0-
Educational Leadership and Administration3$122,700
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration0-
Community College Education0-
Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education7-
Special Education and Teaching1-
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels0-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)0-
Mathematics Teacher Education0-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas (other)6-
Engineering [+] 60 completers-
Engineering0-
Agricultural Engineering14-
Chemical Engineering5-
Civil Engineering2-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering9-
Engineering Science2-
Materials Engineering16-
Mechanical Engineering12-
Work and Family Studies [+] 3 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0-
Human Development and Family Studies3-
English Language And Literature [+] 5 completers-
English Language and Literature5-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 44 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences2-
Biochemistry0-
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology11-
Botany/Plant Biology4-
Plant Pathology/Phytopathology7-
Plant Physiology0-
Plant Molecular Biology9-
Microbiology0-
Zoology/Animal Biology4-
Entomology2-
Animal Genetics0-
Exercise Physiology1-
Pharmacology and Toxicology0-
Neuroscience4-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 5 completers-
Mathematics0-
Applied Mathematics5-
Statistics0-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 0 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Nutrition Sciences0-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)0-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] 0 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science0-
Physical Sciences [+] 21 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry12-
Chemical Physics0-
Geology/Earth Science2-
Physics7-
Materials Science0-
Psychology [+] 22 completers-
Psychology12-
Counseling Psychology7-
Educational Psychology3-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] 6 completers-
0-
Criminal Justice/Police Science6-
Social Sciences [+] 39 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Anthropology7-
Economics23-
Political Science and Government5-
Sociology4-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 47 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist0-
Pharmaceutical Sciences1-
Veterinary Sciences/Veterinary Clinical Sciences9-
Veterinary Infectious Diseases0-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse31$103,500
Nursing Science6-
Business [+] 12 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management12-
History [+] 4 completers-
History4-
Total336
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 261 completers-
Medicine0-
Pharmacy128-
Veterinary Medicine133-
Total261
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Agriculture [+] (1 completers) 3 completers-
Agribusiness/Agricultural Business Operations0-
Agroecology and Sustainable Agriculture3-
Communication and Journalism [+] (4 completers) 0 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric0-
Mass Communication/Media Studies0-
Health Communication0-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 2 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences2-
Education [+] (4 completers) 239 completers-
Education0-
Educational Leadership and Administration0-
Adult and Continuing Education Administration0-
Educational, Instructional, and Curriculum Supervision2-
Secondary School Administration/Principalship0-
Superintendency and Educational System Administration0-
Educational/Instructional Technology0-
Educational Evaluation and Research16-
Educational Statistics and Research Methods0-
Special Education and Teaching0-
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Specific Learning Disabilities0-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services0-
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels220-
Reading Teacher Education0-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor1-
Engineering [+] 2 completers-
Engineering0-
Nuclear Engineering2-
Engineering Technology [+] (2 completers) 40 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Engineering/Industrial Management40-
Nanotechnology0-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 0 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
Work and Family Studies [+] 0 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0-
Adult Development and Aging0-
Child Development0-
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities [+] 2 completers-
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies0-
Humanities/Humanistic Studies2-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] (2 completers) 4 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences0-
Molecular Biology3-
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology1-
Reproductive Biology0-
Bioinformatics0-
Biotechnology0-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] (2 completers) 1 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)1-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] 0 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science0-
Physical Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Environmental Chemistry0-
Optics/Optical Sciences0-
Psychology [+] 0 completers-
Psychology0-
School Psychology0-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] (2 completers) 4 completers-
0-
Homeland Security4-
Human Services [+] 0 completers-
0-
Social Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Social Sciences0-
International Economics0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (2 completers) 6 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Health/Medical Physics0-
Public Health (other)0-
Bioethics/Medical Ethics1-
Nursing Administration1-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing0-
Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing0-
Nursing Education4-
Business [+] 151 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management151-
Total454
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 6 completers-
Medicine0-
Veterinary Medicine6-
Total6

Graduate Student Population at Washington State

For academic year 2019-2020, total 5,380 students enrolled into Washington State University graduate schools where it has total 31,478 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 3,806 full-time and 1,574 part-time students. By gender, 2,541 male and 2,839 female students are attending Washington State University graduate schools. Next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status for Washington State University.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
Washington State University
TotalMaleFemale
Total5,3802,5412,839
Full-time3,8061,7722,034
Part-tme1,574769805
Next tables summarize the students population by race/ethnicity at Washington State University.
There are 2,465 White (45.82%), 130 Black/African American (2.42%), 370 Hispanic (6.88%), 359 Asian (6.67%), and 2,056 students with other races. 1,142 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity at Washington State University
TotalMaleFemale
Total5,3802,5412,839
American Indian/Native American19910
Asian359146213
Black/African American1307357
Hispanic370162208
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander945
White2,4651,0891,376
Two More1405288
Un-Known746303443
Non-resident Alien1,142703439
Washington State University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 993 graduate students (18.46% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 177 graduate students (3.29% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. Next table summarizes the online student population for Washington State University.
Distance Learning Student Population at Washington State University
Number of Students
Total5,380
Enrolled Online Exclusively993
Enrolled Some Online Courses177
Not in Online Courses4,210
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at Washington State University. 1,262 students are aged 20 to 24 (23.46% of total students), 172 students are aged above 50 (3.20%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at Washington State University.
Graduate Student Population By Age at Washington State University
TotalMaleFemale
Total5,3802,5412,839
Age 20-211022874
Age 22-241,160467693
Age 25-291,9048961,008
Age 30-34957530427
Age 35-39542283259
Age 40-49543263280
Age 50-641637192
Over 64936

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University of California-Berkeley (UC Berkeley) is a Public, 4 years school located in Berkeley, CA. The 2020 graduate program tuition & fees is $14,187 for California residents and $29,289 for out-of-state students. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 11,648 and it offers total 196 graduate programs(3 online programs).
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