Founded in 1849 by the Cumberland Presbyterian Church, Waynesburg
University is located on a traditional campus in the hills of southwestern
Pennsylvania, with three additional sites located in the Pittsburgh region
at Cranberry, Monroeville and Southpointe. The University is a member of
the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU) and is one of
only 21 Bonner Scholar schools in the country, offering local, regional and
international opportunities to touch the lives of others through service. The
University’s mission is to educate students to make connections between
faith, learning and serving so that they might faithfully transform their
communities and the world. As a Christian comprehensive University,
Waynesburg strives to inspire and challenge every undergraduate and
graduate student to a life of leadership and purpose for the glory of
God. Nationally ranked as a top school for educational value by The
Economist, the Brookings Institution, MONEY Magazine, CollegeNet and
Christian Universities Online, Waynesburg University offers an outcome-driven education in more than 70 undergraduate major concentrations.
Waynesburg also offers graduate programs in business, counseling,
education, nursing and criminal investigation.
CONTACT INFO: 51 West College Street, Waynesburg, PA 15370, (800) 225-7393, firstname.lastname@example.org YEAR FOUNDED: 1849
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Rolling FRESHMAN ACCEPTANCE RATE: 85% SUBJECT MATTER EXPERTISE: While we
offer over 70 major concentrations, we are most known for our nursing, business, education, criminal justice, communication, science and biblical &
ministry studies programs. STUDEN T-TO-FACULTY RATIO: 12: 1 ENROLLMEN T: 1,308 undergraduate; 553 graduate and professional
students NUMBER OF UNDERGRADUATE DEGREES OFFERED: Over 70 IN-STATE TUITION: $22,380 OUT-OF-STATE
TUITION: $22,380 PERCENTAGE OF COMMUTERS: 18% FEMALE PERCENTAGE: 55% MINORITY PERCENTAGE: 8.7%
PERCENTAGE OF STUDENTS ON FINANCIAL AID: Over 90% TOP THREE AWARDS/RECOGNITIONS: One of MONEY
Magazine’s 2016 “Best Colleges” list; A 2016-2017 College of Distinction, Pennsylvania College of Distinction and Christian College of Distinction
( CollegesofDistinction.com); One of the “ 50 Most Beautiful Christian Colleges & Universities in the U.S. in 2016” by Christian Universities Online
DISTANCE FROM DOWNTOWN PITTSBURGH: 50 minutes
Waynesburg, PA | 800.225.7393 | To learn more, visit waynesburg.edu/ranking
Why is Waynesburg University ranked a top value nationwide?
Tuition, room and board
at Waynesburg is more
than $11,000 below the
national average for
private, non-profit, four-year colleges.
95% of 2014 graduates
reported working full
time or studying in their
chosen field within one
year of graduation.
More than 90% of
receive some form of
financial aid each year.
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