Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences

200 University Parkway
Yakima, WA 98901
Tel: (509)452-5100
299 students
Private not-for-profit
School Highlights:
Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences serves 299 students (98% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 28%.
Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences is one of 2 community colleges within Yakima County, WA.
The nearest community college is Yakima Valley Community College (3.6 miles away).

School Overview

Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private not-for-profit Public

Student Body

The student:teacher ratio of 0:1 has increased from :1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.25 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 0% over five years.
Total Enrollment
299 students
1,303 students
Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences Total Enrollment (2009-2012)
# Full-Time Students
294 students
836 students
Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences Full-Time Students (2009-2012)
# Part-Time Students 5 students
1,046 students
Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences Part-Time Students (2009-2012)
Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences sch enrollment Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
8%
2%
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
5%
7%
Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences Hispanic (2009-2012)
% Black
- 12%
% White
86%
67%
Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences White (2009-2012)
% Two or more races
2%
2%
Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences More (2009-2012)
Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences sch ethnicity Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences sta ethnicity
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. 0.25 0.45
Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences Diversity Score (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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For Washington public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,780 per year for in-state students and $7,715 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,729 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 0.46, which is higher than the national average of 0.45. The most diverse community college in Washington is Seattle Community College-South Campus. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.