1861
1400 NE Campus Parkway, Seattle, WA 98195-4550

School Details

In 1861, the University of Washington is one of the oldest state-supported institutions of higher education on the Pacific coast. The University is comprised of three campuses: the Seattle campus is made up of sixteen schools and colleges whose faculty offer educational opportunities to students ranging from first-year undergraduates through doctoral-level candidates; the Bothell and Tacoma campuses, each developing a distinctive identity and undergoing rapid growth, offer diverse programs to undergraduates and to graduate students. The primary mission of the University of Washington is the preservation, advancement, and dissemination of knowledge. 

The University of Washington offers bachelors, masters and doctoral degrees from the following colleges and schools:

  • College of Arts and Sciences
  • College of Built Environments
  • Foster School of Business
  • School of Dentistry
  • College of Education
  • College of Engineering
  • College of the Environment
  • The Graduate School
  • The Information School 
  • School of Law
  • School of Medicine
  • School of Nursing
  • School of Pharmacy
  • Evans School of Public Affairs
  • School of Public Health
  • School of Social Work

To accommodate the busy lifestyles of students that are unable to attend UW in the traditional campus environment, a variety of courses, graduate degree programs an certificate programs are available entirely online, and also through a combination of classroom and online instruction.

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Accreditation & Licensing

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities

All Programs

Art & Liberal Arts

Bachelor of Arts in Integrated Social Sciences Master of Science in Computational Linguistics

Business

Certificate in Quantitative Fundamentals of Computational Finance Graduate Certificate in Computational Finance Master of Science in Computational Finance & Risk Management Master of Science in Construction Management Master of Supply Chain Transportation & Logistics

Computer Science & IT

Master of Science in Computational Linguistics

Education

Master of Education in Special Education / Applied Behavior Analysis Master of Library & Information Science

Engineering

Graduate Certificate in Engineering Leadership Graduate Certificate in Natural Language Technology Graduate Certificate in Scientific Computing Graduate Certificate in Sustainable Transportation / Planning & Livable Communities Master of Aerospace Engineering Master of Infrastructure Planning & Management Master of Science in Civil Engineering / Construction Engineering Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering Master of Sustainable Transportation

Healthcare

Certificate in Gerontology Executive Master of Public Health Graduate Certificate in Applied Biostatistics Graduate Certificate in Basic Bioscience Graduate Certificate in Public Health Practice Master of Pharmaceutical Bioengineering Master of Science in Clinical Informatics & Patient-Centered Technologies

Math & Science

Certificate in Applied Animal Behavior Graduate Certificate in Scientific Computing Graduate Certificate in Sustainable Transportation / Planning & Livable Communities Master of Science in Applied Mathematics Master of Science in Physics