Everett Community College

Tel: (425)388-9100
7,516 students
Public institution
The primary mission of Everett Community College is to provide quality education in an atmosphere that encourages all students to achieve their educational goals. Through effective teaching and supportive student services, the College prepares students to be lifelong learners, responsible community members, and citizens of a rapidly changing world.
School Highlights
Everett Community College serves 7,516 students (53% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 34:1 is higher than the state community college average of 32:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 41%.
Everett Community College is one of 4 community colleges within Snohomish County, WA.
The nearest community college is ITT Technical Institute-Everett (5.80 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 222 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
College Everett Community College (WA) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 222 staff 138 staff

Student Body

The student population of 7,516 has grown by 19% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 34:1 has increased from 28:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 is less than the state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has declined by 16% over five years.
Total Enrollment 7,516 students 3,682 students
Student:Teacher Ratio 34:1 32:1
# Full-Time Students 3,979 students 2,292 students
# Part-Time Students 3,537 students 1,890 students
Total Dormitory Capacity 36 140
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Asian
% Hispanic
% Black
% White
% Two or more races
% Unknown races
% Non Resident races
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.59 0.62

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,609 is less than the state average of $3,947. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of $8,799 is less than the state average of $8,840. The out-state tuition has declined by 9% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,609 $3,947
Out-State Tuition Fees $8,799 $8,840
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 46% 72%
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Founded in 1941, Everett Community College has grown from modest beginnings in a converted elementary school to become a dynamic campus serving university-bound students taking advantage of affordable tuition and flexible schedules, and preparing the region's workforce with new skills for challenging careers. The College has a long history of providing educational programs that are designed to meet community needs. The primary goals of the educational program are to prepare students in the College's service area to transfer to 4-year institutions, to provide skills-related training to those preparing to enter the workforce or update work-related skills, and to offer community interest and community service courses. Today, College programs are highly evolved, state-of-the-art, and serve an ever-widening constituency. Over 10,000 students contribute to a diverse campus life, many times balancing learning, job, and family in the process. Everett Community College offers a variety of professional-technical programs in high demand occupations. Short-term training, certificates and a variety of specific Associate in Technical Arts (ATA) degrees provide many options for students seeking to sharpen skills and enter or advance within their careers. Everett Community College is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities, an institutional ccrediting body recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation and the U.S. Department of Education. Everett Community College administers The University Center of North Puget Sound, bringing junior and senior level bachelor's degree programs in a variety of areas to the Everett area. Check out www.uceverett.org for program listings.

Nearby Schools

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  • 6,015 students | 19.40 Mi16101 Greenwood Ave N
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Did You Know?
For Washington public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,000 per year for in-state students and $7,107 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,169 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Washington community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.62, which is higher than the national average of 0.50. The most diverse community college in Washington is The Art Institute of Seattle. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.