Would you like to continue your education at a graduate school in Washington? This Pacific Northwest state has a lot to offer in addition to its higher education institutions.
Washington’s population came in at 7,061,530 as of a 2014 estimate, which is a 5% change from 2010. 31.9% of the population has a Bachelor’s degree or higher, and the annual median householdincome is $59,478. The largest cities in the state include Seattle, Spokane, Tacoma, Vancouver and Bellevue.i
Washington has over 1,000 dams, including the Grand Coulee, built for a variety of purposes including irrigation, power, flood control, and water storage. Some major interest points for tourists include Mt. Rainer, North Cascades National Parks, Mount St. Helens and the Space Needle. There are currently more than 40 institutions of higher education in Washington, including major research universities, religious schools and private career colleges.ii
Take a trip to the northwest and look into graduate programs in Washington!