Antioch University

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Antioch University Seattle (AUS) is located in Seattle Washington but also has campuses in Keene, New Hampshire; Yellow Springs, Ohio; Los Angeles, California; and Santa Barbara, California. This private liberal arts university was founded in 1975 and is a member of the Antioch University system.

AUS offers unique opportunities for its students. For example, at AUS students are able to get credit for life experience. Their B.A. in Liberal Studies program is attractive to students who are looking for an individualized approach for completing their degree. The Center for Creative Change envelopes a low-residency, interdisciplinary learning style along with its master’s degrees in community and environment, organizational development, management and leadership, whole systems design, and strategic communications. In addition to these programs, AUS offers a B.A. completion program, master’s degrees, and a Doctor of Clinical Psychology (Psy. D.) Furthermore, there are master’s degrees in drama therapy, art therapy, couple and family therapy, child therapy, integrative studies, and mental health counseling.

Between 800 to 1000 students attend AUS. The average age of students is around 35. The School of Applied Psychology, Counseling, and Family Therapy is the longest running program (since 1976) and the largest (close to 3,000 graduates since it began.) In addition to all these programs, AUS offers a master’s in education for experienced educators through the Center for Programs in Education. This center also offers teacher preparation at the undergraduate level.

General Information

Admission Office

2326 Sixth Avenue

Seattle, WA 98121-1814

(206) 441-5352

(888) 268-4477

Fax: (206) 441-3307

Contact: Doug Arnold

Director of Admissions
Main Address

2326 Sixth Avenue

Seattle, WA 98121

(206) 441-5352

Total undergrads: 250

Degree-seeking undergrads: 250


Urban setting

Very large city (over 500,000)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $50

Online application fee: $50
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: Not reported

Tuition & Fees

Estimated Expenses for Academic Year 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
Tuition and fees $16,590 $17,223 $18,045 $18,405 +2.00%
Books and Supplies $1,232 $1,268 $1,323 $1,252 -5.37%
Total Expenses 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
In-state Off Campus $0 $0 $0 $0 0.00%
In-state with Family $17,822 $18,491 $19,368 $19,657 +1.49%
Average Graduate School Tuition & Fees
In-state Tuition $15,930
In-state Student Fees $405
Out-of-state Tuition $15,930
Out-of-state Student Fees $405

Financial Aid

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students
Type of Aid Students Percent Amount Average Per Student
All students financial aid 14 37%
Grant or scholarship aid 9 24% $50,688 $5,632
• Federal grants 6 16% $30,626 $5,104
• Pell grants 4 11% $14,024 $3,506
• Other federal grants 6 16% $16,602 $2,767
Local and state government scholarships or grants 0 0% $0
Institutional grants or scholarships 6 16% $20,062 $3,344
Student loan financial aid 9 24% $44,333 $4,926
• Federal student loans 9 24% $32,334 $3,593
• Other student loans 1 3% $11,999 $11,999

All Degrees and Programs

Program Completions for Most Recent Year BA/BS MA/MS Doctor AA/AS CERT
Grand Total of All Programs 68 204 8 25
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 24 1
Business Administration and Management, General 3
Organizational Behavior Studies 21 1
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 4
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication, Other 4
Education 66 23
Education, General 66
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels 23
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 68
Liberal Arts and Sciences/liberal Studies 68
Multi-/interdisciplinary Studies, General 4
Systems Science and Theory 4
Natural Resources and Conservation 12 1
Environmental Studies 12 1
Psychology 94 8
Psychology, General 94 8
Above data represent first majors only.
(-) Indicates that program is not offered at this award level.

Undergraduate Majors

Liberal Arts & Sciences
Liberal Arts & Sciences B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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