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Colleges / Eastern Washington University

Eastern Washington University

Cheney, WA 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate97%
Acceptance Rate97%

Eastern Washington University Academics

Eastern Washington University requires a minimum of 180 credits to graduate with a bachelor's degree.

Students can choose the accelarated degree program if they would like to finish all the credits for graduation in less time than normal. Eastern Washington University accepts transfer credits. The school accepts AP credit and IB credits. Additionally, Eastern Washington University has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.

NOTE: Around 50% of students who start college at Eastern Washington University complete all the credits required within six years.

Eastern Washington University offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.

Academic Options Yes No
Accelerated Degree Program
Transfer Credits Accepted
AP Credit Accepted
IB Credits Accepted
Summer Classes Available
New Student Orientation

Reminder: Eastern Washington University may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.

Which Courses Are Required At Eastern Washington University?

Eastern Washington University has a core curriculum, which means there are certain classes or types of classes all students must take to graduate.

Students are not required to fulfill a language requirement

Students are not required to take a computer class to graduate.

Course Required?
2nd Language No
Math true
Science true
Computer No

Reminder: Check with Eastern Washington University directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.

Majors at Eastern Washington University

When choosing a major, Eastern Washington University students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at Eastern Washington University.

Student Designed Majors

Eastern Washington University allows students to design their own major, if desired. If students would like to study something that is not offered as an official major, designing their own major is a great alternative.

Senior Projects

Students are not required to complete a senior project unless it is required for their specific major.

Double Majoring at Eastern Washington University

Eastern Washington University offers students the option to double major, if they would like. Student struggling to choose just one area of study may consider a double major.

NOTE: Double majoring may mean taking more courses, but it can provide a unique combination of experience that helps students stand out when looking for a job or applying to grad school.


Frequently Asked Questions About Eastern Washington University


Does Eastern Washington University Have Services For Students With Disabilities?

✅ Eastern Washington University does offer services for students with disabilities.

Prospective students can contact the college's Office of Accessibility Services to learn more about any support and accomodations offered. These conversations are usually kept confidential and will not be shared with the admissions office if you do not wish to share.

Does Eastern Washington University Have An Online Program?

✅ Eastern Washington University has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.

Does Eastern Washington University Offer AP Credit?

✅ Eastern Washington University offers some credit for Advanced Placement (AP) classes taken in high school. Schools have different requirements for what AP scores they accept, so some students may not receive AP credit.

Does Eastern Washington University Have An Honors Program?

✅ Eastern Washington University offers an honors program for highly-qualified applicants, but does not offer a Freshman Honors College. Students must complete a senior project if they are in the Honors Program at Eastern Washington University.

Does Eastern Washington University Require Internships?

❌ Eastern Washington University studets are not required to complete an internship.

Students can still look for internships during the summer, or gain work experience with a part-time job.


Additional Information About Eastern Washington University


Eastern Washington University Library

The main library on campus is the John F. Kennedy Library and there is one other library on campus.

Dual Degree Programs at Eastern Washington University

A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time. A 3-2 dual degree program is a five-year program wherein the first three years are spend taking undergraduate courses and the final two years are spent taking graduate courses. Upon completion of the 5 years, the student will be awarded two degrees, a bachelor's degree and a master's degree.

Eastern Washington University offers these dual degree programs:

•Exercise science/occupational therapy

ROTC

What is ROTC?

The Reserve Officers' Training Corps, which is also commonly known as ROTC, is a leadership program that prepares students to serve in the U.S. Armed Forces after graduation. College level ROTC programs prepare students to become officers in the military through physical, academic, and leadership training. ROTC programs are part of the college curriculum and usually cover the cost of tuition.

Does Eastern Washington University have any ROTC programs?

Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every university. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.

Eastern Washington University has an Army ROTC program.

Some ROTC programs are provided directly on campus and others are hosted at a cooperating instiution off campus. The ROTC program locations at Eastern Washington University include:

•an ARMY ROTC branch unit on campus

Keep Reading About Eastern Washington University

Click below to find out more about the admissions requirements and deadlines, student life, academics, majors and more.

Overview

Student Life

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Eastern Washington University Majors & Subject Areas

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

10,880

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

97%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$8,939

Out-of-State

$27,299

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Sep 10
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