Washington & Jefferson College

Washington, Pennsylvania


Level 4-year or above
Control Private not-for-profit
Student Population 1,514

Classification Category
Undergraduate Instructional Program: A&S+Prof/NGC: Arts & sciences plus professions, no graduate coexistence
Graduate Instructional Program: (not applicable)
Enrollment Profile: ExU4: Exclusively undergraduate four-year
Undergraduate Profile: FT4/MS/LTI: Full-time four-year, more selective, lower transfer-in
Size and Setting: S4/HR: Small four-year, highly residential
Basic Bac/A&S: Baccalaureate Colleges--Arts & Sciences


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