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Academic Bulletin

This bulletin is an official publication of Washington Adventist University. It describes the program offerings and the academic policies and procedures of the university. Every reasonable effort has been made to present factually accurate information.

However, the provisions of this bulletin are not to be regarded as an irrevocable contract between the university and the student. The contents of this bulletin, including tuition, charges, and fees are subject to change through normal administrative channels. Revisions are publicized by appropriate means each school year.

Any regulations adopted during the school year and announced to the students have the same force as if they were published in this bulletin.

Previous Bulletins

Interactive Academic Bulletin 2017-18

Interactive Academic Bulletin 2016-17

Interactive Academic Bulletin 2015-16

Academic Bulletin 2014-15

Academic Bulletin 2013-14

Academic Bulletin 2012-13

Academic Bulletin 2011-12

Academic Bulletin 2010-11


School of Arts & Social Sciences 

The School of Arts & Social Sciences offers a curriculum focused on fostering the development of the skills essential to be successful in the global service economy of the 21st Century: writing, critical thinking, debate, analysis, and an understanding and appreciation for cultural diversity.

School of Health Professions, Science & Wellness

The School of Health Professions, Science & Wellness employs a philosophy that balances practical training and theory in approaching education for future health sciences professionals. We bridge the gap between concept and practice.

School of Graduate & Professional Studies (SGPS)

For more than 30 years, WAU has been a leader in providing career building undergraduate degree programs for working professionals. WAU has continued to expand those offerings by adding graduate programs. This provides undergraduate students the opportunity to transition into graduate programs and continue to enhance their skills and competitive marketability.