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University of Western States (UWS) offers a world-class, integrated health care education and provides an evidence-informed approach to health and wellness. Our graduates deliver high-quality health care based on science, the professional’s skill and knowledge, and the preferences and experiences of the patient or client.

The university is at the forefront of an emerging, whole-person philosophy of health care by offering a variety of health and wellness educational programs. As a leader in health sciences education since 1904, UWS provides integrated, evidence-informed curricula grounded in our dedication to current research and practices. The commitment spans all of our graduate and professional programs:

Doctor of Chiropractic
Master of Science in Human Nutrition and Functional Medicine
Master of Science and Doctor of Education in Sport and Performance Psychology
Master of Science and Doctor of Education in Clinical Mental Health Counseling

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Admissions

Application Deadline
Acceptance Rate
SAT Range
ACT Range
Application Fee
$50
SAT/ACT
High School GPA
Accepts Common App

Cost

Net Price
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$0/ year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid

Academics

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Student Faculty Ratio
14:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
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Students

Full-Time Enrollment
0Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
48
Undergrads Over 25
Pell Grant
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    After College

    Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
    $50,400/ year
    National
    $33,028
    Graduation Rate
    67%
    National
    49%
    Employed 2 Years After Graduation
    88%
    National
    83%
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    Amazing school. I really appreciate how much time and energy all the professors and faculty put into ensuring the students success not only academically, but also physically. They go out of there way to check if you are struggling both in school or outside of school in order to stay on top of the rigorous challenge of a doctorate level education. Life happens and it’s nice to know that school doesn’t have to come first. Thanks for the support and I’m excited to continue my education here!
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    When I was looking at different chiropractic schools, I spoke with 3 different chiropractors on which they would recommend. Each said UWS along with a few others. Being from the east coast, I didn't want to move to Oregon, but I kept it on my list of schools to look at. Once I visited the campus I saw not just the facilities but also how the students interacted. It truly is a community here that supports you. The courses are difficult, but the students work together and the faculty is always there to help. l have not taken Boards yet, but all of the upper quarter students I spoke to said that they felt well prepared. UWS is a great choice and I highly recommend it!
    The experience so far has been fantastic. The anatomy lab is outstanding and I look forward to the gross anatomy labs all the time. The professors are very knowledgeable and are always willing to take their time to help out. My peers are all friendly and very driven so it motivates me as well. We are moving campuses the following fall and although I'm excited, a part of me wishes we were not moving. I fell in love with the current location!