Central Washington University

The Central Washington University is established in and located at Ellensburg, Washington 98926-7501. Being part of public higher education institution that offers 173 degrees of study overall and has a common calendar system as Quarter . The Central Washington University provides Public‚ 4-year or above and has Town: Distant setting for the students.

The programs that are offered in Central Washington University consists of Graduate degree or certificate offering, Undergraduate degree or certificate offering, Post-master’s certificate, Master’s degree in more than 26 Subject areas as well as 145 specializations.

Contact Details

400 East University Way
Ellensburg, WA 98926-7501
Ph: 2147483647
Fax: 0
Official Website

Central Washington University
: Public‚ 4-year or above
Awards offered
Graduate degree or certificate offering
Undergraduate degree or certificate offering
Post-master’s certificate
Master’s degree
: Yes
Calendar system
: Quarter
Undergraduate application fee
: $ 50
Graduate application fee
: $ 50

Admissions & Requirements

Central Washington University Undergraduate application fees is $50 and Graduate application fees $50. Below table’s shows Central Washington University admission requirements, Act and SAT test scores percentile.

Admissions : www.cwu.edu/~cwuadmis/

Applications: www.applyweb.com/apply/cwu/index.html


  Required Recommended Neither Required nor Recommended
Secondary school GPA    
Secondary school rank    
Secondary school record    
Completion of college-preparatory program    
Formal demonstration of competencies    
Admission test scores    
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)    

SAT & ACT Tests Statistics

Test Scores 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Critical Reading 430 550
SAT Math 450 550
SAT Writing 420 520
ACT Composite 18 23
ACT English 16 23
ACT Math 17 23
ACT Writing 6 8

Tuition & Financial Aid

Financial Aid:



Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Average Tuition for Full-Time Undergraduates $7,941 $1,035 $265
Required Fees for Full-Time Undergraduates $7,941 $1,035 $265
Per Credit Hour Charge for Part-Time Undergraduates $19,467 $1,035 $649
Average Tuition Full-Time Graduates $8,874 $1,035 $296
Required Fees for Full-Time Graduates $8,874 $1,035 $296
Per Credit Hour Charge Part-Time Graduates $19,851 $1,035 $662

Historical Expenses Data

campus 2013-14 2012-13 2011-12 2010-11
On campus, room and board $9,795 $9,200 $9,000 $8,901
On campus, other expenses $3,012 $3,012 $2,928 $3,216
Off campus (not with family), room and board $9,795 $9,200 $9,000 $8,901
Off campus (not with family), other expenses $3,012 $3,012 $2,928 $3,216
Off campus (with family), other expenses $3,012 $3,012 $2,928 $3,216


Sports NCAA/NAIA member NCAA/NAIA conference number
Football Great Northwest Athletic Conference
Basketball Great Northwest Athletic Conference
Baseball Great Northwest Athletic Conference
Cross Country/Track Great Northwest Athletic Conference

Central Washington University Majors with degree levels

The Central Washington University is up with semester based academics that offer 145 majors.

  • Bachelor Degree : 121 Majors
  • Master Degree : 42 Majors
  • Certificate Degree : 10 Majors

Natural Resources and Conservation

Area‚ Ethnic‚ Cultural‚ Gender‚ and Group Studies

Communication‚ Journalism‚ and Related Programs

Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services

Personal and Culinary Services


  Certificate Number of less than 1-year certificate programs offered +
Number of 1-year, but less than-2-year certificate programs offered +
Number of 2-year, but less than 4-year certificate programs offered
Associate Bachelor Masters Doctrate Number of Doctor's degree-research/scholarship programs offered +
Number of Doctor's degree-professional practice programs offered +
Number of Doctor's degree-other programs offered
Education‚ General
Educational Leadership and Administration‚ General
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration
Special Education and Teaching‚ General
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
Elementary Education and Teaching
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Teacher Education and Professional Development‚ Specific Levels and Methods‚ Oth
Art Teacher Education
English/Language Arts Teacher Education
Health Teacher Education
Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education
Mathematics Teacher Education
Music Teacher Education
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
Reading Teacher Education
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
Technical Teacher Education
Trade and Industrial Teacher Education
Biology Teacher Education
Chemistry Teacher Education
Drama and Dance Teacher Education
History Teacher Education
Spanish Language Teacher Education
Earth Science Teacher Education
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor

Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields

Foreign Languages‚ Literatures‚ and Linguistics

Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences

Legal Professions and Studies

English Language and Literature/Letters

Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Mathematics and Statistics

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Parks‚ Recreation‚ Leisure and Fitness Studies

Philosophy and Religious Studies

Physical Sciences


Homeland Security‚ Law Enforcement‚ Firefighting‚ and Related Protective Service

Public Administration and Social Service Professions

Social Sciences

Transportation and Materials Moving

Visual and Performing Arts

Health Professions and Related Programs

Business‚ Management‚ Marketing‚ and Related Support Services


Note: Information stated about Central Washington University College are been referred from IPDES. For the updated information like Application Cost, Admission requirements, Tuition fee, Majors and for more, please visit the official website of Central Washington University College.