Puget Sound

University Of Puget Sound (Puget Sound) is a semester college located in Tacoma, Washington. At Puget Sound, students can major in a broad variety of subjects ranging from Geology/Earth Science to Music Teacher Education and earn undergraduate as well as post-graduate degrees.

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Puget Sound
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Admission

Selectivity & Test Scores
54%
17%
79%
42%
Unknown
26 - 30 / 36
SAT

We do not have enough information from this school to determine the average SAT range.

580-660 / 800
570-688 / 800
Unknown
ACT

The average ACT score for students admitted to Puget Sound for the 2013-2014 academic year was 28.

25-30 / 36
25-31 / 36
Unknown
Which score should I submit?

At Puget Sound, 79% of students submitted an SAT score, but Puget Sound accepts both the SAT and ACT.

Admission Requirements
Secondary School Record Secondary School GPA Secondary School Rank Letters of Recommendation Admission Test Score AP Credits
Required Required Recommended Required Required Yes

Tuition & Financial Aid

Total Costs

The tuition cost for students attending Puget Sound is $40,040.

Financial Aid

Financial aid options are available to students at Puget Sound. In 2013, 97 percent of first-time students attending Puget Sound received some form of financial aid - student loans, grants or scholarships

97%
61%
96%
Financial Aid for Full-Time Beginning Undergraduate Students
Type of Aid No. Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Total Aid Received Average Aid Received
Any Student Financial Aid 667 97% - -
Grant Aid 657 96% $12,150,482 $18,494
Student Loans 420 61% $2,813,869 $6,700
Financial Aid for All Undergraduate Students
Type of Aid No. Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Total Aid Received Average Aid Received
Grant Aid 2,403 91% $48,240,556 $20,075
Student Loans 1,516 57% $10,649,853 $7,025
Net Price
Year Income: < 30K Income: 30K - 48K Income: 48K - 75K Income: 75K - 110K Income: > 110K
2011-2012 $24,246 $27,815 $27,922 $32,005 $37,742
2010-2011 $20,426 $20,818 $27,225 $29,943 $36,480
2009-2010 $20,001 $20,793 $26,173 $28,645 $34,727

Majors & Degrees

Graduation Rate
  • 67%
  • 73%
  • 73%
Majors Offered
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Biochemistry
  • Biological and Physical Sciences
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology
  • Chemistry, General
  • Chinese Language and Literature
  • Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Computer Science
  • Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Economics, General
  • Education, General
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
  • French Language and Literature
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • German Language and Literature
  • History, General
  • Japanese Language and Literature
  • Kinesiology and Exercise Science
  • Management Information Systems, General
  • Mathematics, General
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
  • Music Management
  • Music Performance, General
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Music, General
  • Occupational Therapy/Therapist
  • Philosophy
  • Physical Therapy/Therapist
  • Physics, General
  • Political Economy
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • Rhetoric and Composition
  • Science, Technology and Society
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
Degree Details
Highest Degree Offered Continuing Professional Programs Academic and Career Counseling Services Employment Services for Students Placement Services for Graduates Study Abroad
Doctoral No Yes Yes Yes Yes

Enrollment

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Student-Faculty Ratio
12 : 1
0.094
MILLION
PER STUDENT
Endowment per FTE Enrollment
Demographics

Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), Institute of Education Sciences, 2012-2013
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