Washburn University is one of the eight public 4-year colleges in Kansas. The campus is located in an urban area, in Topeka.According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 6,691 students attend the school. Every year 39% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.
Washburn University's in-state tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year was $7,868, and fees were $110. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $17,808 and $110 respectively.
|Campus LocaleMidsize City|
|Number of Students6,691|
|Student to Faculty Ratio15:1|
|Is Admission OpenYes|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|On Campus HousingYes|
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission|
01/01/1913 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (PNUR) - Practical nursing programs|
05/01/1995 - 06/30/2016
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels|
11/20/1997 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels|
04/21/2007 - Current
Cost to Attend
The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.
|In District Students||$281/credit|
|In State Students||$281/credit|
|Out of State Students||$636/credit|
|In District Students||$386/credit|
|In State Students||$386/credit|
|Out of State Students||$786/credit|
Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.
|Program||Credit Hours||In district||In State||Out of State|
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.
In 2017-2018 academic year, 92% of Washburn University's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.
|Students Receiving Aid||Average Amount/Student|
|Other Federal Grant||11%||$900|
|State Grant & Scholarships||21%||$1,183|
|Institutional Grant & Scholarships||62%||$5,044|
|Federal Student Loans||55%||$5,292|
$13,170Average Net Price
Average Net Price by Family Income
|Less than $30,000$10,435|
|$30,001 to $48,000$12,129|
|$48,001 to $75,000$13,953|
|$75,001 to $110,000$16,126|
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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Kansas state board of nursing.