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Pacific Lutheran University

Tacoma, WA

According to its mission statement, Pacific Lutheran University "seeks to educate students for lives of thoughtful inquiry, service, leadership and care—for other people, for their communities, and for the earth." [Source]

Website: http://www.plu.edu/

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2,373
Undergraduate
Enrollment
59%
4-Year
Graduation Rate
$48,226
Tuition & Fees
(annually)

11:1
Student to Faculty Ratio
2.7%
Student Loan Default Rate
General Education Requirements

Composition

NO

Literature

NO

Foreign Language

NO

U.S. Government/History

NO

Economics

NO

Mathematics

NO

Science

YES


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Curriculum last evaluated: 7/1/2022

2021-22 enrollment and tuition data, and four-year graduation rates for first-time, full-time freshmen who enrolled in Fall 2012, are derived from the National Center for Education Statistics’ College Navigator.