Bastyr University

Bastyr University Data & Information Overview

Find out more about how Bastyr University ranks, how diverse it is, what majors it offers, and other essential facts below. Want to know more about a specific stat? Just click on its tile, and you’ll go to a page that goes more in-depth on that subject. You can also use the links below to go directly to any section on this page.

How Well Is Bastyr University Ranked?

2022 Rankings

College Factual recognizes the best colleges and universities in its annual rankings. These rankings include categories for best overall colleges, best colleges for each major, best value schools, and much more.

Bastyr University was awarded 41 badges in the 2022 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is herbalism/herbalist.

Overall Quality

Bastyr University was not ranked in College Factual's Best Overall Colleges report this year. This may be because not enough data was available.

Is It Hard to Get Into Bastyr University?

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Bastyr University Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio is often used to measure the number of teaching resources that a college or university offers its students. The national average for this metric is 15 to 1, but at Bastyr University it is much better at 11 to 1. That's good news for students who want to interact more on a personal level with their teachers.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

In addition to the student to faculty ratio, some people look at what percentage of faculty members are full-time as a sign of how much time professors will be able to spend with their students. This is because part-time teachers may not be be on campus as much as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at Bastyr University is 42%. This is lower than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  42 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Bastyr University

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Bastyr University Undergraduate Student Diversity

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 109 undergraduates at Bastyr University with 69 being full-time and 40 being part-time.

How Much Does Bastyr University Cost?

The student loan default rate at Bastyr University is 1.4%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.

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How Much Money Do Bastyr University Graduates Make?

The pay for some majors is higher than others, but on average, students who graduate with a bachelor's degree from Bastyr University make about $40,700 a year during their first few years of employment after graduation. This is in the same neighborhood of the average college graduate's salary of $39,802 per year. However, certain majors may produce higher-paying graduates.


See which majors at Bastyr University make the most money.

Location of Bastyr University

Located in Kenmore, Washington, Bastyr University is a private not-for-profit institution. The suburban atmosphere of Kenmore makes it a great place for students who want the amenities of city life without actually living in the middle of a constant hustle and bustle.

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Contact details for Bastyr University are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 14500 Juanita Drive Ne, Kenmore, WA 98028-4966
Phone: 425-602-3000

Bastyr University Majors

During the most recent year for which we have data, students from 11 majors graduated from Bastyr University. Of these students, 50 received undergraduate degrees and 246 graduated with a master's or doctor's degree. The following table lists the most popular undergraduate majors along with the average salary graduates from those majors make.

Most Popular Majors Bachelor’s Degrees Average Salary of Graduates
Nutrition Science 20 $29,685
Energy & Biologically Based Therapies 9 $27,476
Other Psychology 9 NA
Culinary Arts 7 NA
Human Biology 2 NA
Alternative Medicine & Systems 2 NA
Health Sciences & Services 1 NA
Public Health 0 NA
Food, Nutrition & Related Services 0 NA
Alternative Medical Support Services 0 NA

Learn more about the majors offered at Bastyr University along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at Bastyr University

Online learning options are becoming more and more popular at American colleges and universities. Online classes are great for students who have busy schedules or for those who just want to study on their own time.

In 2019-2020, 65 students took at least one online class at Bastyr University. This is an increase from the 0 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2019-2020 65 0
2018-2019 0 0
2017-2018 56 0
2016-2017 61 0
2015-2016 0 0

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Notes and References


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.


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