Columbia Basin College

2600 N 20th Ave, Pasco,
WA, 99301
Tel: (509)547-0511
6,172 students
Public institution

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CBC is a comprehensive two-year college that provides quality education and effective job preparation. CBC has a powerful impact on every segment of the community.
School Highlights:
Columbia Basin College serves 6,172 students (59% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the state average of 28%.
Columbia Basin College is the only community colleges within Franklin County, WA.

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Columbia Basin College Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 6,172 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of -:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.43 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 22% over five years.
Total Enrollment
6,172 students
1,272 students
# Full-Time Students
3,665 students
827 students
# Part-Time Students 2,507 students
1,016 students
% American Indian/Alaskan 1%
1%
% Asian 2%
2%
% Hawaiian -
1%
% Hispanic 23%
7%
% Black 1%
12%
% White 72%
66%
% Two or more races 1%
2%
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. 0.43
0.45

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,176 is less than the state average of $6,030. The in-state tuition has grown by 35% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $6,505 is less than the state average of $10,175. The out-state tuition has grown by 52% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,176 $6,030
Out-State Tuition Fees $6,505 $10,175
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

CBC exists in an environment of diversity, fairness and equity to ensure that the people of Benton and Franklin counties have access to educational programs providing sufficient knowledge for higher educational achievement, meaningful employment, basic skills development, cultural enrichment, physical and emotional well-being. Founded in 1955, Columbia Basin College has served Benton and Franklin counties for half a century. The first classes at Columbia Basin College were authorized by the State Board of Education in May 1955. Classes began in September 1955 in temporary quarters at the Pasco Naval Base. The Pasco School District received title to more than 150 acres of land for the present campus site in Pasco. CBC's first permanent building was completed in 1957 and is the current V Building. CBC's capital construction program has since added 17 permanent buildings. Columbia Basin College is your community college. The college offers Transfer Degrees, Associate in Applied Science Degree (A.A.S.), Associate in Arts and Science Degrees (A.A.), Associate in Science Degrees (A.A.S.-T.), Certificate Programs and Certificate of General Studies. The college ia accreditated by the Northwest Association of Colleges and Universities to award degrees and certificates.

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