Seattle Pacific University

Seattle, WA
Christian college

Questions and Answers

Rukia A.
30 days ago
Where can I find more information about your school's tuition costs?
Zion D.
3 months ago
Can students create their own majors at Seattle Pacific University, and if so, how does that process work?
Seattle Pacific University
We do have an opportunity for students to design their own majors. Our student academic services office will work alongside students to build a major that is best suited to their needs based on the classes, majors, and minors we offer here at SPU.
Deayshia G.
4 months ago
Will Seattle Pacific University be test-optional for Fall 2022 applications?
Seattle Pacific University
Yes, SPU will be test-optional for fall 2022. If a student does not feel like their GPA is a good representation of their academic abilities, we do recommend they submit letters of recommendation and schedule an interview with an admission cousnelor.

Academic details

SAT Score Range
Required with application
ACT Score Range
Required with application
Student Faculty Ratio
13 to 1
Least Selective (90% Acceptance Rate)
School type
4-year institution

Diversity statistics

54% White
12% Asian
11% Hispanic
7% Multiracial
5% Black
1% Pacific Islander
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Common Careers

Common Careers and Their Average Annual Salary

Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General)82k
Mechanical Engineer73k
Human Resources (HR) Manager69k
Financial Analyst68k
Executive Assistant65k
Human Resources (HR) Generalist61k
Graphic Designer53k
Based on 4,760 student responses
54.4kAvg. Early Career Pay
108.8kAvg. Mid-Career Pay
53%in High-Meaning careers
9%in STEM careers

Financial Snapshot

Average Financial Breakdown
Average grant for incoming freshmen
Average Pell Grant
Average Federal Loans

Average Institutional Grant
Average Total Loans
Published tuition and fees (Out of state)
$45,078 / year
While we do our best to show up-to-date information, due to COVID-19 and other factors out of our control, it is possible that the data we are showing about test requirements, application deadlines, and more, are inaccurate. Please verify with the college itself via their website to ensure you are aware of all requirements and deadlines.