Webster University

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

470 East Lockwood Avenue

St. Louis, MO 63119-3194

(314) 968-6991

(800) 753-6765

Fax: (314) 968-7115



Contact: Niel DeVasto

Director of Undergraduate Admissions
Main Address

470 East Lockwood Avenue

St. Louis, MO 63119-3194

(314) 968-6900

www.webster.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 3,584

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 419

Degree-seeking undergrads: 3,463

Graduate enrollment: 4,426

Setting

Suburban setting

Large city (250,000 – 499,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Bachelor’s
Master’s
Doctoral

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $35

Online application fee: $35
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 57%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 77%


College Majors

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies

American Studies B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Acting B
Art – General B
Dance B
Directing/Theatrical Production B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Film Production/Cinematography B
Film Studies B
Fine/Studio Arts B
Music – General B
Musical theater B
Photography B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B,C
Accounting/Finance B
Business – General B
Business Administration/Management B
Finance/Banking B
International Business B
Marketing Management B,C

Communications & Journalism

Advertising B
Broadcast Journalism B
Communications/Rhetoric B
Digital Communications/Multimedia B
Journalism B
Media literacy B
Public Relations B

Communications Technologies

Recording Arts Technology B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Science B
Web/Multimedia Design C

Education

Education – General B
Music Teacher Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B
Technical/Business Writing C

Foreign Language & Literature

Foreign Language & Literature – General B
French B
German B
Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Art Therapy C
Nursing (RN) B

History

History – General B

Law & Legal Studies

Law & Legal Studies – General B
Paralegal/Legal Assistance B,C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Humanities B
Liberal Arts & Sciences B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Global Studies B

Philosophy & Religion

Buddhist Studies C
Ethics B
Philosophy B
Religion/Religious Studies B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Social Sciences

Anthropology B
Economics B
International Relations B
Political Science/Government B
Social Sciences – General B
Sociology 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.

Webster University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(314) 961-2660
Website:www.webster.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:www.webster.edu/admissions/apply-now.html
Address:470 E Lockwood Ave., Saint Louis, MO 63119-3194
Setting:21
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:13,906
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):59%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:13 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:8,069 (58% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$26,300
Out-of-state Tuition:$26,300
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:97%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$16,326

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Webster University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Webster University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies24
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services10412
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs495
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services2
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services541
Education11217
English Language and Literature/Letters11
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics43
Health Professions and Related Programs213
History1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1
Legal Professions and Studies611
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities11
Mathematics and Statistics11
Military Technologies and Applied Sciences11
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies421
Natural Resources and Conservation11
Philosophy and Religious Studies22
Psychology12
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Social Sciences182
Visual and Performing Arts4146
Grand total586355

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Webster University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services539
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs44
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services31
Education917
Health Professions and Related Programs11
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1
Military Technologies and Applied Sciences11
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies21
Natural Resources and Conservation11
Social Sciences11
Grand total201226

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Webster University and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$26,300
Out-of-state$26,300
Books and supplies$1,000

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$12,690
Out-of-state$12,690

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid39997%
Grant or scholarship aid39295%$16,326
Student loan aid25762%$6,843

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid2,42975%$12,787
Federal student loans1,84657%$7,661

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Webster University. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Webster University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants2,6301,0091,621
Percent admitted100%50%45%
Percent admitted who enrolled17%18%16%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Webster University Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment13,906
Undergraduate enrollment3,138
Graduate enrollment10,768

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Webster University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (MNUR) - Master's program
    • Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
  • Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs
    • Nurse Anesthesia (ANEST) - Institutions and programs at the master's degree, post master's certificate or doctoral degree levels
  • National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
    • Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs

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