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2016 Undergraduate Tuition
3.52% growth from 2015
After Financial Aid
2014 Student Loan
Default Rate
2016 Acceptance Rate
1,478 Applicants
2016 Enrolled Students
79.8% full-time
2016 Graduation Rate
242 Graduates

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The median tuition at Waynesburg University is $22,380, which is $9,830 less than the national median tuition of $32,210.

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $18,504.

In 2016, 99% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 84% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

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Waynesburg University received 1,478 undergraduate applications in 2016, which represents a 4.23% annual growth. Out of those 1,478 applicants, 1,385 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 93.7% acceptance rate.

There were 1,805 students enrolled at Waynesburg University in 2016, and 71% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

Waynesburg University has an overall enrollment yield of 29%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

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Waynesburg University has a total enrollment of 1,805 students. The full-time enrollment at Waynesburg University is 1,441 students and the part-time enrollment is 364. This means that 79.8% of students enrolled at Waynesburg University are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Waynesburg University, both undergraduate and graduate, is 90.4% White, 4.65% Black or African American, 1.99% Two or More Races, 1.27% Hispanic or Latino, 0.55% Asian, 0.11% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.83% Unknown.

Students enrolled at Waynesburg University in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority White Female (39.8%), followed by White Male (27.3%) and Black or African American Male (1.88%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority White Female (3.49%), followed by White Male (1.72%) and Black or African American Female (0.39%).

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In 2016, 119 more women than men graduated from Waynesburg University. The majority of students graduating from Waynesburg University are White. These 512 graduates mean that there were 36.6 times more White graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, Unknown, with 14 graduates.

The most common Bachelor's Degree awarded at Waynesburg University is Registered Nursing with 85 graduates, followed by Criminal Justice - Law Enforcement Administration with 38 graduates and Speech Communication & Rhetoric with 27 graduates.

The most specialized major across all degree types at Waynesburg University, meaning they have significantly more graduates than the national average across all institutions, is Psychology, with 62 graduates, followed by Protective Services with 51 graduates and Communications with 27 graduates.


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Waynesburg University has an endowment valued at nearly $55.6M, as of the end of the 2015 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $1.52M (2.73%), compared to the 1.44% average return ($414,206 on $28.9M) across all Master's Colleges and Universities.

In 2015, Waynesburg University had a total expenditure of $42.3M. Of that $42.3M, they spent $16M on salaries and $6.21M on benefits.

Waynesburg University employs 29 Assistant professors, 20 Professors, and 18 Instructors. Most academics at Waynesburg University are Male Assistant professors (17), Male Professors (14), and Female Assistant professors (12).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Waynesburg University are: Office and Administrative Support, with 44 employees, Management, with 34 employees, and Service with 26 employees.



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