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The University of Puget Sound is a private located in the North End of Tacoma, Washington, in the United States. The University offers a variety of bachelor's degree programs.

  • Average Tuition USD 49,510
  • Acceptance Rate 84%
  • Students 2,413
  • International Students 0.58%
  • Total Annual Cost USD 56,046
  • Intakes August, mid-January
  • Application Deadline January 15,October 1
  • Transfer yes
  • Campus Setting City

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School Description

The University of Puget Sound is home to about 3000 students with 8 countries of the world duly represented. Puget Sound offers bachelor's degree programs in education, music, business and leadership, geology, engineering, neuroscience, philosophy, natural science, and many other disciplines and also features some of the country’s most advanced undergraduate research labs. At Puget Sound, students are encouraged to be open-minded, positive, and passionate about putting their education to use. Puget Sound has about eight residence halls and two suite-style apartments made available to bachelor's students. Abundant resources and support that helps maximize students' academic, social, civic, and community life are all provided with the on-campus housing. Various student activities exist including students’ clubs and organizations, performing arts groups, outdoor trips, and so many others.

  • 01Puget Sound was recognized by the Chronicle of Higher Education as one of the top 10 bachelor's degree institutions in the United States.
  • 02The University of Puget Sound is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU).
  • 03Dual Degree Engineering ProgramsColumbia University, Washington University St Louis, University of Southern California Computer Engineering Program Dual Degree Programs

Bachelor Programs

  • 1500 N Warner St, Tacoma, WA 98416, USA
    USD 49,510 Tuition Fee

    African American Studies

    This program is designed to equip students with the concepts of Cultural Studies. The program offers courses that focus on African-American culture; racial and ethnic issues; gender and popular culture; culture and medi more
  • 1500 N Warner St, Tacoma, WA 98416, USA
    USD 49,510 Tuition Fee

    Art & Art History

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Art History. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the historical development of art; the theory of art; art his more
  • 1500 N Warner St, Tacoma, WA 98416, USA
    USD 49,510 Tuition Fee

    Asian Languages & Cultures

    This program is designed to equip students with the concepts of Cultural Studies. The program offers courses that focus on Asian culture; racial and ethnic issues; gender and popular culture; linguistics and media.  

  • 1500 N Warner St, Tacoma, WA 98416, USA
    USD 49,510 Tuition Fee

    Asian Studies

    This program is designed to equip students with the concepts of Cultural Studies. The program offers courses that focus on Asian culture; racial and ethnic issues; gender and popular culture; culture and media; and cult more

Rankings

  • SchoolApply Ranking
    SchoolApply Ranking 240
  • Forbes (USA)
    Forbes (USA) 180

Admission Requirements

  • Minimum GPA 2.50
  • Minimum incoming TOEFL iBT 90
  • Minimum incoming IELTS 6.50
  • Average SAT Score 1220

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    Financial Aid & Scholarship

    At Puget Sound, International bachelor’s degree students are eligible for some merit-based scholarships including the Academic Scholarships, the Dean's Scholarships, and many other funding opportunities available at the department level.

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    Established in 1888

    Forbes magazine named Puget Sound one of the Top 20 Most Entrepreneurial Colleges in the U.S.

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