Washington Adventist University presents its 2022/23 Fall/Winter edition of the Gateway Magazine. Read great stories about our students (including video links), departments, and some of the great stories we have at WAU. Also read our feature article on the Value of DEI on a University Campus.
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DISCOVER YOUR FUTURE TODAY through undergraduate degrees which will equip you with credentials that are dynamic, essential and relevant for your distinct career in business, computer science, english, education, information technology, music, psychology, counseling, religion/theology or general studies. Discover advanced ways to apply these skills through internship’s in the Washington DC metro area with learning in our Honors College where – through expanded nation’s capital learning and opportunities to have an accelerated pre-law pathway from any discipline – you will be uniquely prepared to enrich our global community through a life of transforming service.
DISCOVER YOUR FUTURE TODAY through graduate degrees in administration/management, psychology and counseling which prepare you to advance your career or begin a new career. Expand your DISCOVERY through undergraduate degrees which prepare for careers in administration/management, nursing, counseling psychology, early childhood care, general studies, and the music therapy equivalency program which provide you with the knowledge and credentials needed to make an impact in your current job while expanding opportunities for career advancement. Finally, DISCOVER that All of our degrees and programs are accelerated, accredited, affordable, flexible and especially designed for you as an adult learner in your journey of DISCOVERING your maximum potential.
DISCOVER YOUR FUTURE TODAY as your learn from accomplished faculty in disciplines which prepare you to bring health and well-being to our world’s diverse cultures through demand careers in fields such as biology, biochemistry, health science, fitness & sport science, nursing, medical imaging. Experience distinctive nation’s capital learning through competitive internships at settings such as the National Institutes of Health and clinical learning at Adventist Health Care, Montgomery County’s largest private employer – after which, you emerge equipped to fulfill your niche as a practitioner of healing & vibrant living.
Read what WAU students have to say about their education and how it has paved the path for their success.
“Since the very beginning, I was introduced to different leadership opportunities that with no doubt I accepted, making me a better person. I am very thankful that I have chosen Washington Adventist University as the place to start my academic journey!”
Henrique Da Silva / Class of 2024
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WAU By The Numbers
WAU is proud of our unique and extraordinary programs, people and accomplishments! We are constantly raising the bar for higher education, making sure everyone has a chance to learn and experience excellence.
WAU has the one and only Honors College in the Adventist Higher Education System.
Our religion department is the only urban evangelism-focused program in the Adventist Higher Education System.
WAU boasts the ONLY Music Therapy Program in Maryland & the entire Adventist Tertiary System in North America!
Counseling Degree ranking based on price, accreditation, reputation, and salary potential.
Licensure Pass Rate and Job Placement Rate for Radiologic Technology
Of undergraduate freshmen received grant financial aid
Top 2% in addressing the graduation rate gap between wealthy students and those in poverty.
Countries are represented in our diverse student body
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WAU has appointed a new Vice President for Advancement and Alumni Relations, Ms Carolynn Yakush, effective January 23, 2023. Carolynn was most recently leading sales and marketing for a premier medical group, where she aggressively…
A group of 17 students and teachers from Columbia Union Academies will depart for The Hague, Netherlands on Saturday night , January 21, to participate in The Hague International Model United Nations (THIMUN) conference. Participation…
The Department of Business and Computer Science at Washington Adventist University (WAU) visited the world bank recently – a trip that was dubbed “an Education Learning Experience in the Nation’s Capital” intended to provide a…