Western Washington University Student OutcomesBellingham, Washington
Percent of students graduating within 150% of normal completion time71% vs. 41.9% national median
|Years||Percent Earning Bachelor's Degree|
|within 4 years||40% earned a bachelor degree|
|within 5 years||67% earned a bachelor degree|
|within 6 years||73% earned a bachelor degree|
A college's graduation rate is a strong indication of its effectiveness and your potential to find success at a school. These statistics measure the percentage of first-time, full-time students who earned a bachelor degree within four, five or six years from Western Washington University. For comparison, approximately 58% of starting students nationally earn a bachelor's degree within six years. Western Washington University is more effective than average at successfully graduating students.
Average Salary After 10 Years$48,000 vs. $34,300 national median
|after 6 years||$34,700 per year|
|after 7 years||$38,500 per year|
|after 8 years||$42,400 per year|
|after 9 years||$44,000 per year|
|after 10 years||$48,000 per year|
10 years after enrolling, the average income of former Western Washington University students who are working and no longer in school is $48,000, which is 40% higher than the national median. Sources, U.S. Department of Education College Scorecard / Department of Treasury.
Median Student Loan Debt for Graduates$19,413
Percent of students receiving Federal Loans47%
Median Loan Payment$200 per month
Percent of students actively repaying their loans71% vs. 47% national average
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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=237011 IPEDS survey data for Western Washington University.