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Central Washington University
  • Graduate School
  • ELLENSBURG, WA

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Central Washington is a public graduate school in Ellensburg, Washington. It has a small graduate student body with an enrollment of 923 graduate students. Of the 39 graduate programs offered at Central Washington University, 13 are offered online or through graduate distance education programs. The most popular graduate school programs at Central Washington University are Music Teacher Education, Physical Education Teaching and Coaching, and Business. 43% of its graduate students are part-time graduate students.

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Graduate Students

Total Graduate Students
923
Part-Time Grad Students
395
Research Assistants
12
Teaching Assistants
123
Racial Diversity
  • White
    59.8%
  • Unknown
    14.1%
  • Hispanic
    11.4%
  • Multiracial
    4.8%
  • Asian
    3.9%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    3.4%
  • African American
    1.8%
  • Native American
    0.7%
  • Pacific Islander
    0.2%

Student Life

Poll
Which word or phrase best describes the students at your graduate school?
Based on 5 responses
  • Driven
    20%
  • Down-to-earth
    20%
  • Friendly
    20%
  • Stressed and overworked
    40%
Poll
What phrase best describes your program?
Based on 4 responses
  • Competitive and intense
    50%
  • Prepared me for the real world
    25%
  • Intense, does not prepare you for the real world
    25%

Scholarship

Professors

Poll
60%
of students agree that professors care about their students' success. 5 responses
Poll
60%
of students agree that professors are engaging and easy to understand. 5 responses
Poll
40%
of students agree that professors helped connect them to future opportunities. 5 responses

Return On Investment

Poll
How much did you spend on your graduate degree in total?
Based on 5 responses
  • Less than $25,000
    40%
  • $25,000 - $50,000
    20%
  • $50,000 - $75,000
    20%
  • $75,000 - $100,000
    20%
Poll
How much do you make post-graduation?
Based on 5 responses
  • Less than $50,000
    60%
  • $75,000 - $100,000
    20%
  • Did not graduate yet
    20%
20%
of students feel the degree they are getting at this school is worth the time and money. 5 responses

Living in the Area

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C minus
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C+
  3. Nightlife
    grade A
Median Household Income
$43,567
National
$64,994
Median Rent
$1,052
National
$1,096
Median Home Value
$235,800
National
$229,800

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