Washington Adventist University

Located just 15 minutes from the Nation’s Capital, this Christian university engages the minds and transforms the lives of students from nearly every state and more than 30 different countries. WAU challenges students to seize a multitude of opportunities for academic, cultural, and spiritual growth, and become moral leaders in communities around the world. WAU is Montgomery County’s only resident four-year liberal arts college and offers certificate programs; associate, baccalaureate, and masters degrees; including evening programs for adult learners. Majors offered by WAU’s three schools – the Schools of Arts and Social Sciences, the School of Health Professions, Science, and Wellness, and the School of Graduate and Professional Studies – include medical imaging, nursing, business, computer science, psychology, school counseling, music, music therapy, biology, sports management, religion, healthcare administration, Honors College, and more. Pre-professional specializations offered include Pre-Law, Pre-Medicine, Pre-Dentistry, Pre-Pharmacy, and Pre-Physical Therapy. WAU’s 13:1 student/teacher ratio promotes individualized instruction. To ensure relevant learning with a competitive edge, students are placed in internships related to their majors. WAU offers campus ministries programs, national honor societies, internationally recognized musical groups, a Mock Trial Team, and NCAA Division II athletics. Through these degree offerings and experiences - in accordance with its mission and vision, students emerge as competent moral leaders to enrich our world.

Website: http://www.wau.edu

Type of Institution: Independent 4-year

Degrees or Awards: Certificates, Associate's, Bachelor's, Master's

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