Washington Adventist University

Takoma Park, MD 20912

Washington Adventist University is a privately run, not for profit institution, located in Takoma Park, Maryland. It offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.

The total number of students who applied in FALL 2016 was 1996 and 666 students were accepted.

Washington Adventist University in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $21,800 and fees $1,600. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $21,800 and $1,600 respectively.

Overview

Campus LocaleSuburb: Large
Student to Faculty Ratio9:1
Open AdmissionNo
Religious Affiliation
Seventh Day Adventists
Level4 year
OwnershipPrivate
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate75%

Nursing Programs Offered

  • BSN

Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training Certificate 0
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Bachelor's degree 1
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Master's degree 3
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Master's degree 2
Nursing Education Master's degree 5

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Washington Adventist University

Catholic University of America
3.55 miles away
Trinity Washington University
4.13 miles away
Howard University
4.69 miles away
George Washington University
6.61 miles away
Georgetown University
6.66 miles away
Marymount University
8.87 miles away
Sojourner-Douglass College
30.36 miles away
Johns Hopkins University
31.14 miles away
Notre Dame of Maryland University
32.39 miles away
Stevenson University
34 miles away

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
Middle States Commission on Higher Education
01/01/1942 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
ACEN
12/01/1961 - 04/14/2014
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
CCNE
09/22/2016 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
CCNE
09/22/2016 - Current

Admissions

33%

Acceptance Rate
SAT: Critical Reading360 to 520
SAT: Math360 to 480
SAT: Writing350 to 490
ACT Composite14 to 21
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Required
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Recommended
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended

Cost (Net Price)

$19,420

Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$16,237
30k to 48k$18,143
48k to 75k$19,650
75k to 110k$19,468
Over 110k$24,457
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Financial Aid & Loan

Students receiving any grant or scholarship aid

70%

Recipients

$10,866

Average Amount


Students Who receive Pell Grants

42%

Recipients

$4,331

Average Amount


Federal Student Loans

57%

Recipients

$11,526

Average Amount

Student Population

911

Undergrads

179

Graduates

665

Women

425

Men

71%

Full-time

29%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
Black/African American
43%
Non-resident alien
19%
Hispanic
11%
Race/ethnicity unknown
9%
White
8%
Asian
7%
Two or more races
2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%

Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)

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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and Maryland state board of nursing
Washington Adventist University
7600 Flower Ave
Takoma Park, MD 20912
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