Everett Community College

Tel: (425)388-9100
6,967 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 6,967 students (56% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 32:1 is higher than the state community college average of 31:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 43%.
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 216 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
College Everett Community College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 216 staff
61 staff
Everett Community College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 6,967 has grown by 20% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 32:1 has increased from 22:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.63 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has grown by 75% over five years.
Total Enrollment 6,967 students 1,315 students
Everett Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 32:1
Everett Community College Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 3,890 students
815 students
Everett Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 3,077 students
1,061 students
Everett Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Everett Community College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
Everett Community College American Indian/Alaskan (2006-2013)
% Asian
Everett Community College Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
Everett Community College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
Everett Community College Black (2006-2013)
% White
Everett Community College White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
Everett Community College More (2008-2013)
% Unknown races
Everett Community College Unknown (2006-2013)
% Non Resident races
Everett Community College Non Resident (2006-2013)
Everett Community College Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
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. 0.63 0.70
Everett Community College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,618 is less than the state average of $5,590. The in-state tuition has grown by 11% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $8,808 is less than the state average of $10,086. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,618 $5,590
Everett Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $8,808 $10,086
Everett Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 49%
Everett Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (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.

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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 0.63, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Washington is The Art Institute of Seattle. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.