Edmonds Community College

20000 68th Ave W, Lynnwood,
WA, 98036-5912
Tel: (425)640-1459
8,656 students
Public institution

Get admissions information on Edmonds Community College and online degrees at CampusExplorer.com.

Edmonds Community College is a leader in providing quality opportunities for learning and service, responding to the dynamic needs of our diverse community.
School Highlights:
Edmonds Community College serves 8,656 students (49% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 28%.
Edmonds Community College is one of 4 community colleges within Snohomish County, WA.
The nearest community college is Seattle Community College-North Campus (8.1 miles away).

School Overview

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

Student Body

The student population of 8,656 teachers has grown by 20% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 35:1 has increased from 27:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 13% over five years.
Total Enrollment
8,656 students
1,272 students
# Full-Time Students
4,273 students
827 students
# Part-Time Students 4,383 students
1,016 students
% American Indian/Alaskan 2%
1%
% Asian 14%
2%
% Hawaiian -
1%
% Hispanic 5%
7%
% Black 5%
12%
% White 69%
66%
% Two or more races 4%
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. 0.50
0.45

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,408 is less than the state average of $6,030. The in-state tuition has grown by 40% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $9,643 is less than the state average of $10,175. The out-state tuition has grown by 15% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,408 $6,030
Out-State Tuition Fees $9,643 $10,175
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

More than 11,000 students take courses for credit toward a certificate or degree at Edmonds Community College. Over 43 percent of these students plan to transfer to a four-year college or university; over 31 percent work toward career program degrees; about 3 percent are undecided; and other take courses for enrichment, for workplace skills, and for GED, basic skills, and family education. More than 62 percent of students in credit courses are part-time students who combine college with work and with family. Career Programs Offered at Edmonds Community College includes Accounting, Business Administration, Business Management, International Business, Chemistry Laboratory Technician, Construction Management, Culinary Arts, Fashion Merchandising and Design, Horticulture, Business Information Technology, Paralegal, Hospitality and Tourism, Computers, Electronics and Networks, Computer Information Systems, Computer Science, E-Commerce, High-Tech Certification, Visual Communication and Multimedia, Early Childhood Education, Family Life Education, Fire Command Administration and Social and Human Services. The College campus covers 50-acre in Lynnwood, 15 miles north of Seattle. Edmonds Community College is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities and governed by the Washington State Board of Community and Technical Colleges.

Get admissions information on Edmonds Community College and online degrees at CampusExplorer.com.

Nearby Schools:

Recent Articles
Community College Review Diversity Report: Which Campuses are Most Diverse?
Community College Review Diversity Report: Which Campuses are Most Diverse?
What states are home to the most diverse and least diverse community colleges? In our exclusive diversity report, we analyze our data to determine how much diversity there is on community college campuses throughout the United States. In addition, learn about the benefits of attending a community college with a diverse student body.
More Accreditation Woes for California
The chancellor of the California Community College System, Bryce Harris, recently stated more than 20 community colleges in the state were at risk of losing accreditation. In the midst of problems with City College of San Francisco, some are beginning to question the credibility of the accreditors.
Washington Monthly Rates Community Colleges in 2013 Ranking
We take a look at the latest annual college rankings from Washington Monthly, which provide a list of the top community colleges in the country as well as four-year schools.