Bastyr University

Category: Private institutions with fewer than 10000 enrolled students | State: Washington

About Bastyr University

Bastyr University is a nonprofit, private university offering graduate and undergraduate degrees, with a multidisciplinary curriculum in science-based natural medicine. Recognized globally for its rigorous curriculum and strong research, Bastyr has campuses located outside Seattle, Washington and San Diego, California. Bastyr's international faculty teaches the natural health sciences with an emphasis on integrating mind, body, spirit and nature. A pioneer in natural medicine since its inception, Bastyr continues to be in the forefront of developing the model for 21st-century medicine.
2017 Military Friendly® STATUS: Military Friendly®

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Why attend Bastyr University

Bastyr University offers degree programs in the growing healthcare field - preparing individuals to be leaders in meeting the changing needs of diverse populations. The University offers the combination of the rigorous academic-foundation service members and veterans need to be successful in their future careers along with the academic services and welcoming environment and community to support them in reaching their academic goal. In line with the University's focus on integrating mind-body-spirit approach in their curriculum, Bastyr also supports students in applyiing a balanced mind-body-spirit approach in their lives and studies.

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Top Degrees

plaeholder-teamBiology

A general program of biology at the introductory, basic level or a program in biology or the biological sciences that is undifferentiated as to title or content. Includes instruction in general biology and programs covering a variety of biological specializations.

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Culinary Arts/Chef Training

A program that prepares individuals to provide professional chef and related cooking services in restaurants and other commercial food establishments. Includes instruction in recipe and menu planning, preparing and cooking of foods, supervising and training kitchen assistants, the management of food supplies and kitchen resources, aesthetics of food presentation, and familiarity or mastery of a wide variety of cuisines and culinary techniques.

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Exercise Science

A scientific program that focuses on the anatomy, physiology, biochemistry, and biophysics of human movement, and applications to exercise and therapeutic rehabilitation.

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Health Professions & Related Programs

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Psychology

A general program that focuses on the scientific study of individual and collective behavior, the physical and environmental bases of behavior, and the analysis and treatment of behavior problems and disorders. Includes instruction in the principles of the various subfields of psychology, research methods, and psychological assessment and testing methods.

Undergraduate Graduate
In State Out of State In State Out of State
Tuition $24,273 $24,273 $28,493 $28,493
Fees $75 $75 $75 $75
Room $9,330 $9,330 $9,330 $9,330
Board $6,220 $6,220 $6,220 $6,220
Books $2,250 $2,250 $3,200 $3,200
Other Expenses $6,050 $6,050 $6,220 $6,220
Totals $48,198 $48,198 $53,538 $53,538
  • Approved for Post 9/11 GI Bill
  • Committed to the 8 Keys to Veterans' Success
  • Signed the VA's Principles of Excellence for serving veterans and service members
  • Utilize the Federal Financial Aid Shopping Sheet
  • Armed Forces Tuition Assistance (TA) Funding
  • DOD Voluntary Education Partnership Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for Tuition Assistance
  • Awards college credit for passing scores on CLEP exam
  • Awards college credit for passing scores on DSST exam
  • Award college credit for military training and experience according to the ACE recommendation guidelines
  • Additional scholarships specifically for military students and veterans
  • In-state tuition without residency requirements for military personnel
  • Compliant with Section 702 of the Veterans Access, Choice, and Accountability Act of 2014 ("Choice Act")
  • Active duty or reserve military student returns without penalty after deployment
  • Returning student receive reimbursement or remission of course fees
  • Offers evening programs
  • Offers weekend programs
  • Campus/social networking events planned specifically for veterans?