University of Western States: Ranking & Review

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University of Western States Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)1,050434616

540 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

540 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $50. Application fee for graduates - $50.

University of Western States has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.

University of Western States Tuition

University of Western States does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$237$237
Tuition for Full-time graduates$8,198$8,198
Fees for full-time graduates$150$150
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$473$473

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Health Professions and Related Programs41139125305
Biological and Biomedical Sciences104104
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies11
Grand Total41104140125410

A total of 145 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at University of Western States.

At the master's and doctor's level 265 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

General info

Alternative namesUWS
Western States Chiropractic College
Western States
MottoFor the good of the patient
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Mission StatementTo advance the science and art of integrated health care through excellence in education and patient care.
Colorspurple, gold
Academic CalendarQuarter
Total FTE staff224
Instructional FTE59
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationSpecial Focus Four-Year: Other Health Professions Schools

Location and Contacts

Address2900 NE 132nd Ave
Portland, Oregon, 97230-3099
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large
City population653,000
Fax+1 (503) 251 5723

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