Washington Graduate Schools

2022 Washington Graduate Schools Statistics

In Washington State, there are 130 colleges and universities - 50 public and 80 private schools. Among them, 37 schools are offering graduate programs. 24 Washington Graduate Schools offer the distance learning Opportunities (online degree/certificate programs) in Washington. Total 38,905 students are attending Washington Graduate Schools and the average students to faculty ratio is 14.53 to 1. The 2022 average graduate school tuition & fees at Washington Graduate Schools is $14,375 for Washington residents and $22,594 for out-of-state students. The next table shows the 2021-2022 statistics for Washington Graduate Schools.
Washington Graduate Schools Statistics
academic year 2021-2022
Number of Schools130 schools
By Types50 public, 80 private
By Levels124 undergraduate schools
37 graduate schools
By Categories
(where graduate program offered)
5 National Universities
1 Liberal Arts Colleges
3 Law Schools
2 Medical Schools
Tuition & fees
Undergraduate$5,928 Washington residents
$16,864 out-of-state
Graduate$14,375 Washington residents
$22,594 out-of-state
Student Population343,825
Undergraduate304,460
Graduate39,365
Students to Faculty Ratio14.53 to 1

Washington Graduate Schools Comparison By Rank, Tuition, and Admission

The next table lists Washington Graduate Schools ordered by rank. The number in rank column refers to the rank in the Washington college ranking. You can sort the schools by clicking column name that you want to sort.
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2021-2022 Washington Graduate Schools Comparison
Rank*NameGraduate Tuition & FeesGraduate StudentsOffered Degree/ProgramsNumber of Graduate ProgramsStudents to Faculty Ratio
1 University of Washington-Seattle CampusPublic, 4 yearsSeattle, WA $30,912
($17,754 Residents)
15,905 Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 679 programs 20 to 1
3 Gonzaga UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsSpokane, WA $14,878 2,443 Master's, Doctorate 67 programs 11 to 1
4 University of Washington-Bothell CampusPublic, 4 yearsBothell, WA $30,786
($17,628 Residents)
645 Master's 51 programs 21 to 1
5 University of Washington-Tacoma CampusPublic, 4 yearsTacoma, WA $31,032
($17,874 Residents)
797 Master's 55 programs 14 to 1
6 Western Washington UniversityPublic, 4 yearsBellingham, WA $24,737
($12,490 Residents)
1,003 Master's, Post-MS 133 programs 18 to 1
7 Washington State UniversityPublic, 4 yearsPullman, WA $28,190
($13,740 Residents)
5,689 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 400 programs 16 to 1
8 Seattle UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsSeattle, WA $14,310 2,806 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 194 programs 10 to 1
9 Northwest UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsKirkland, WA $19,055 346 Post-BS, Master's, Doctorate 64 programs 10 to 1
10 Seattle Pacific UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsSeattle, WA $24,273 899 Master's, Doctorate 99 programs 13 to 1
11 Eastern Washington UniversityPublic, 4 yearsCheney, WA $28,965
($13,379 Residents)
2,057 Post-BS, Master's 139 programs 21 to 1
12 Pacific Lutheran UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsTacoma, WA $29,684 363 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS 68 programs 12 to 1
13 Walla Walla UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsCollege Place, WA $24,348 192 Master's 70 programs 15 to 1
14 Central Washington UniversityPublic, 4 yearsEllensburg, WA $25,681
($12,127 Residents)
656 Master's, Post-MS 179 programs 20 to 1
15 Whitworth UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsSpokane, WA $12,456 388 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS 66 programs 11 to 1
16 University of Puget SoundPrivate, 4 yearsTacoma, WA $36,047 232 Master's 54 programs 9 to 1
17 The Evergreen State CollegePublic, 4 yearsOlympia, WA $21,659
($10,007 Residents)
201 Master's 5 programs 16 to 1
18 Saint Martin's UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsLacey, WA $15,840 244 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS 43 programs 12 to 1
20 City University of SeattlePrivate, 4 yearsSeattle, WA $11,812 1,061 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 49 programs 6 to 1
21 Antioch University-SeattlePrivate, 4 yearsSeattle, WA $18,459 636 Post-BS, Master's 8 programs 3 to 1
22 Heritage UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsToppenish, WA $9,872 187 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS 82 programs 6 to 1
- Seattle Institute of East Asian MedicinePrivate, 4 yearsSeattle, WA $25,800 31 Master's 2 programs -
- Columbia College - Naval Station Everett/MarysvillePrivate, 4 yearsMarysville, WA - - - - -
- Bastyr UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsKenmore, WA $30,975 795 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS 21 programs 11 to 1
- The Seattle School of Theology & PsychologyPrivate, 4 yearsSeattle, WA $16,690 266 Master's 3 programs -
- Charter CollegePrivate, 4 yearsVancouver, WA $9,604 - Master's 24 programs 25 to 1
- Golden Gate University-SeattlePrivate, 4 yearsSeattle, WA $19,705 - - - -
- Faith International UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsTacoma, WA $8,450 176 Post-BS, Master's, Doctorate 7 programs 10 to 1
- Washington State University-SpokanePublic, 4 yearsSpokane, WA - - - - -
- DigiPen Institute of TechnologyPrivate, 4 yearsRedmond, WA $29,300 59 Master's 9 programs 10 to 1
- Washington State University-Tri CitiesPublic, 4 yearsRichland, WA - - - - -
- Pacific Northwest University of Health SciencesPrivate, 4 yearsYakima, WA $36,000 573 - 1 programs -
- Washington State University-VancouverPublic, 4 yearsVancouver, WA - - - - -
- Pinchot UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsSeattle, WA $30,095 30 - - -
- Northwest University-College of Adult and Professional StudiesPrivate, 4 yearsKirkland, WA $16,127 171 Post-BS, Master's 22 programs 20 to 1
- University of Phoenix-WashingtonPrivate, 4 yearsTukwila, WA $16,752 9 Master's 20 programs 8 to 1
- Seattle Film InstitutePrivate, 4 yearsSeattle, WA $33,000 23 Master's 4 programs 7 to 1
Average$14,375 Residents
$22,594 Out-of-State
38,905 - 54 programs 14.53 to 1
*Washington college ranking
**Ranking data provided by CollegeEvaluator.
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Graduate Programs at Washington Best Colleges

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1. University of Washington-Seattle CampusPublic, 4 yearsSeattle, WA

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3. Gonzaga UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsSpokane, WA

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4. University of Washington-Bothell CampusPublic, 4 yearsBothell, WA

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5. University of Washington-Tacoma CampusPublic, 4 yearsTacoma, WA

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6. Western Washington UniversityPublic, 4 yearsBellingham, WA

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7. Washington State UniversityPublic, 4 yearsPullman, WA

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