Western Governors University - Main Campus

Salt Lake City, UT4 years

School Type: Private Nonprofit

Online Only

Religious Affiliation: None

Accredited: Yes

Website: www.wgu.edu/

WGU's MAcc program allows for a fast completion time and reports a significant average salary increase post-graduation, indicating a strong potential return on investment. Its model allows students to progress at their own pace, which can reduce overall costs.

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Western Governors University Financial Aid & Loans

Student Loans

Federal Loan Rate
44.71%
Loan Principal
$8,318
Students with Any Loan
84.654%

Median Debt

Completers Overall
$11,116
Non-completers
$6812

Median Debt by Income

Income 0 - 30,000
$7,219
Income 30,001 - 75,000
$8,540
Income > 75,000
$9,602

Median Debt by Student Type

Dependent Students
$6,500
Independent Students
$8,589
Pell Grant Recipients
$7,669
No Pell Grant
$9,598

Median Debt by Gender

Female Students
$8,021
Male Students
$9,200

Median Debt by Generation

First Generation Students
$8,246
Non-First Generation Students
$8,588

Western Governors University Student Demographics & Diversity

Student Demographics

A breakdown of student population by race.

Student Size: 107,952+

59.5%
12.0%
10.2%
10.1%
3.7%
2.5%
1.4%
0.5%
0.1%

Western Governors University Graduate Earnings

Employed Graduate Earnings

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Mean Earnings by Bracket

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Mean Earnings by Gender

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