Washington University in St Louis

Saint Louis, MO
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Washington University in St Louis Reviews

Based on 36 Reviews
One Brookings Drive Saint Louis, MO
College Review
Career PreparationA
Students and CultureA
FacilitiesA
Activities and GroupsA
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Excellent
Study Areas, Degree Popularity

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at Washington University in St Louis

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
40
55
Business Administration and Management, General
1
415
0
8
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
24
2
0
Business Statistics
6
Business/managerial Economics
62
Economics, General
73
10
9
Entrepreneurship/entrepreneurial Studies
29
Finance, General
138
51
Human Resources Management/personnel Administration, General
19
7
6
International Business/trade/commerce
14
Management Science
29
Marketing/marketing Management, General
77
0
Non-Profit/public/organizational Management
12
0
Organizational Behavior Studies
0
Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations, General
0
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
African-American/black Studies
12
American/united States Studies/civilization
13
5
2
Ancient Studies/civilization
2
Anthropology
92
8
8
Archeology
1
Area Studies, Other
0
Behavioral Aspects of Health
4
Behavioral Sciences
0
Chinese Language and Literature
4
1
3
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
6
7
Comparative Literature
7
1
1
3
East Asian Studies
3
4
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other
7
European Studies/civilization
0
History, General
27
1
6
Humanities/humanistic Studies
4
Industrial and Organizational Psychology
3
International Relations and Affairs
0
14
0
International/global Studies
56
7
Jewish/judaic Studies
0
Latin American Studies
8
Linguistics
6
Medical Anthropology
49
Multi-/interdisciplinary Studies, Other
3
74
1
1
Near and Middle Eastern Studies
3
4
Philosophy
4
0
3
Philosophy, Other
3
Political Science and Government, General
71
2
6
Psychology, General
122
12
12
Public Administration and Social Service Professions, Other
9
Religion/religious Studies
1
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
1
Russian, Central European, East European and Eurasian Studies
2
Social Sciences, Other
0
2
Social Work
226
7
Urban Studies/affairs
10
Women's Studies
17
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/space Engineering
8
0
Architecture
33
93
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
71
8
15
Biomedical Sciences, General
18
Chemical Engineering
60
27
City/urban, Community and Regional Planning
21
Computer Engineering, General
7
4
3
Construction Engineering
9
3
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
39
47
9
Engineering, Other
0
2
11
Environmental Science
11
Environmental Studies
4
0
Geographic Information Science and Cartography
2
Landscape Architecture
9
Materials Engineering
7
Materials Science
0
Mechanical Engineering
76
38
5
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Audiology/audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/pathologist
11
11
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
3
4
Health Services/allied Health/health Sciences, General
8
Health/health Care Administration/management
18
0
Immunology
14
Medical Scientist
35
0
Medical/health Management and Clinical Assistant/specialist
5
0
Medicine
124
Movement Therapy and Movement Education
3
Occupational Therapy/therapist
73
27
Physical Therapy/therapist
71
Pre-Medicine/pre-Medical Studies
19
Public Health, General
67
Public Health, Other
12
Somatic Bodywork
1
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Biochemistry
2
Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology, Other
45
Bioinformatics
3
Biology/biological Sciences, General
113
16
Biomathematics, Bioinformatics, and Computational Biology, Other
4
Biostatistics
13
Botany/plant Biology
0
Botany/plant Biology, Other
1
Cell/cellular and Molecular Biology
22
Chemistry, General
23
11
18
Chemistry, Other
23
Developmental Biology and Embryology
6
Ecology, Evolution, Systematics and Population Biology, Other
3
Environmental Biology
9
Epidemiology
0
0
Financial Mathematics
25
Geochemistry
1
Geology/earth Science, General
0
5
5
Geophysics and Seismology
6
Human/medical Genetics
5
Mathematics, General
92
5
7
Microbiological Sciences and Immunology, Other
10
Molecular Biophysics
1
Molecular Genetics
9
Neuroscience
30
14
Physics, General
21
6
14
Statistics, General
1
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Advanced Legal Research/studies, General
2
4
American/u.s. Law/legal Studies/jurisprudence
109
Banking, Corporate, Finance, and Securities Law
3
Law
226
Legal Research and Advanced Professional Studies, Other
26
2
Tax Law/taxation
10
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Applied Mathematics, General
1
Arabic Language and Literature
2
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
19
1
2
Chinese Language and Literature
4
1
3
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other
2
Creative Writing
2
9
Education, General
9
4
0
1
Elementary Education and Teaching
4
English Language and Literature, General
45
16
7
Foreign Language Teacher Education
1
French Language and Literature
11
1
3
General Literature
0
0
0
Germanic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
4
3
6
Hebrew Language and Literature
0
Iranian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
0
Italian Language and Literature
1
Japanese Language and Literature
1
1
1
Liberal Arts and Sciences/liberal Studies
0
4
1
Mathematics Teacher Education
0
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
1
Science Teacher Education/general Science Teacher Education
16
Secondary Education and Teaching
4
Spanish Language and Literature
43
2
1
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Other
2
0
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer and Information Sciences, Other
4
Computer and Information Systems Security/information Assurance
2
Computer Science
66
33
16
Computer/information Technology Services Administration and Management, Other
0
38
1
Management Information Systems, General
16
Systems Engineering
56
6
5
3
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Dance, General
5
Drama and Dramatics/theatre Arts, General
8
3
Fashion/apparel Design
7
Film/cinema/video Studies
12
2
Fine/studio Arts, General
8
21
Music, General
10
2
1
Painting
7
Photography
0
Sculpture
2
Writing, General
0
4
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Design and Visual Communications, General
29
Journalism
5
Printmaking
3
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication, Other
0
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Ecology
2
Natural Resources Management and Policy
12
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Construction Engineering
9
3
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Private Loan Options
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Online Programs

Check out the online programs offered at Washington University in St Louis

Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
American/u.s. Law/legal Studies/jurisprudence

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.

School Accreditation Information
American Bar Association, Council of the Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar
Law (LAW) - Professional schools
American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
Physical Therapy (PT) - Professional programs for the physical therapist
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
Clinical doctoral program in Audiology
National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation
Art and Design (ART) - Degree-granting schools and departments and non-degree-granting programs
American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
Occupational Therapy (OT) - Professional Programs (School of Medicine)
Occupational Therapy (OTD) - Programs leading to a Doctoral Degree (School of Medicine)
American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation
Clinical Psychology (CLPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs
Liaison Committee on Medical Education
Medicine (MED) - Programs leading to the M.D. degree
Alumni & Student Reviews
A Excellent
Career Preparation
What letter grade would you give your school on how well it prepares students for a career in the real world?
Based on 9 Reviews
Alumni
Economics, English, Class of 2005
I don't know - didn't use.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Political Science & Jewish Studies, Class of 1980
I didn't know of any. I'm sure today is different.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Drama, Class of 1986
Unknown, too long ago
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Biology A.B., Class of 1985
Superior education and student body.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Masters of Engineering Management, Class of 1990
?
Rated January 2016
Alumni
math, Class of 1982
Good reputation
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Anthropology and Biology, Class of 1997
internships on and off campus; student clubs with real budgets; campus activities that provide opportunities for students to interact with professors and practitioners in the field; current curriculum and ongoing research used in classes;
Rated January 2016
Alumni
A.B. Biology, Class of 1985
Cutting edge teaching by Nobel Prize winning professors.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Chemical Engineering, Class of 1995
Alumni groups
Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Students and Culture
What letter grade would you give the students/culture at your school?
Based on 9 Reviews
Alumni
Economics, English, Class of 2005
I don't know, it's been too long to describe current culture.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Political Science & Jewish Studies, Class of 1980
High on variety of programming and low on sports. Academics were more important. During college sororities & fraternaties were not a big presence on campus. Lots of people from all over the world.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Drama, Class of 1986
Privileged, disconnected, intelligent.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Biology A.B., Class of 1985
Very diverse and academically gifted.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Masters of Engineering Management, Class of 1990
Dedicated to Learning
Rated January 2016
Alumni
math, Class of 1982
hard-working, expressive
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Anthropology and Biology, Class of 1997
Mix of student cultures at school but very campus based school; at least a third of students very focused on studies so certain competitiveness in the classroom; many campus activities and effort to involve students in activities; majority white and many students coming from a middle/upper middle class background although about a third of students receiving significant financial aid; lots of freedom from campus authorities for students to plan activities on campus
Rated January 2016
Alumni
A.B. Biology, Class of 1985
Academic rigor in a beautiful setting.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Chemical Engineering, Class of 1995
Smart motivated student body but no elitism.
Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Facilities
What letter grade would you give the facilities at your school.
Based on 9 Reviews
Alumni
Economics, English, Class of 2005
High quality
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Political Science & Jewish Studies, Class of 1980
They were excellent except for the high rise dorm elevators that stopped at the half floor which meant walking up or down stairs.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Drama, Class of 1986
World class
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Biology A.B., Class of 1985
Consistently rated in the top of the nation.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Masters of Engineering Management, Class of 1990
good
Rated January 2016
Alumni
math, Class of 1982
excellent
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Anthropology and Biology, Class of 1997
At the time computer labs were state of the art, most students now have their own computers so labs are now for students and researchers doing specialized activities; dorms, classrooms and dining halls were a mix of older facilities and newer more updated facilities which continues as new buildings are built and older buildings remodeled.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
A.B. Biology, Class of 1985
Best in the nation.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Chemical Engineering, Class of 1995
Much improved since I attended
Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Activities and Groups
What overall letter grade would you give the activities/groups at your school?
Based on 9 Reviews
Alumni
Economics, English, Class of 2005
Don't know
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Political Science & Jewish Studies, Class of 1980
Don't know what they are today.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Drama, Class of 1986
Unknown
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Biology A.B., Class of 1985
Walk In Lay Down Thurteen Carnival
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Masters of Engineering Management, Class of 1990
didn't participate outside of studies
Rated January 2016
Alumni
math, Class of 1982
I don't remember. Drinking was popular.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Anthropology and Biology, Class of 1997
Thurtene Carnival and Wild Festivals were the most unique; student activities varied widely from political activities, lecture series, greek organizations, theater organizations, radio station, major based clubs, volunteer organizations; students were strongly encouraged to participate in activities as a way of applying classroom learnings and gaining experience, student led clubs were well supported by the campus authorities both financially and with other resources.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
A.B. Biology, Class of 1985
Alpha Phi Omega service fraternity is very strong.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Chemical Engineering, Class of 1995
Walk In Lay Down Thurteen
Rated January 2016