#3 Best Private Colleges in Washington

Gonzaga University

Spokane, Washington

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Student Population
Gonzaga University overview
Location Spokane, Washington
Online gonzaga.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Midsize City
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Gonzaga University overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Spokane, Washington, Gonzaga University is a mid-size four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Roman Catholic faith. In the most recent statistical year 8,409 prospective students applied, and 6,129 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,052 enrolled in the school.  5,431 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,864 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2020/2021, excluding room and board, is $46,060 plus fees of $860. Gonzaga is ranked 145 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2022 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Gonzaga is rated within the top 26% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 8 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated


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Admission Standards
Very High
Gonzaga University overview
SAT 1160/1350
ACT 25/30
GPA 3.67
Applications Accepted
Gonzaga University overview
Applications Due Aug 1, 2023
Applicant Competition Low
Application Fee $50

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Gonzaga University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,196
Other Fees$860
Room and Board $12,951
Budget for Other Expenses$3,735
Total One Year Cost$64,802

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Average Salary After 10 Years
$61,600 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
83% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Gonzaga University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 29%
Social Sciences 12%
Engineering 9%
Communication 7%
Psychology 7%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=235316 IPEDS survey data for Gonzaga University.

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