Skagit Valley College

Tel: (360)416-7600
4,993 students
Public institution
School Highlights
Skagit Valley College serves 4,993 students (50% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 32:1 is equalto than the state community college average of 32:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 41%.
Skagit Valley College is the only community colleges within Skagit County, WA.
The nearest community college is Bellingham Technical College (24.50 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 156 teachers has declined by 38% over five years.
College Skagit Valley College (WA) Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 156 staff 138 staff

Student Body

The student population of 4,993 has declined by 7% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 32:1 has increased from 22:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 is less than the state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has grown by 12% over five years.
Total Enrollment 4,993 students 3,682 students
Student:Teacher Ratio 32:1 32:1
# Full-Time Students 2,489 students 2,292 students
# Part-Time Students 2,504 students 1,890 students
Total Dormitory Capacity 140 140
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
3%
7%
% Hispanic
10%
9%
% Black
2%
4%
% White
73%
59%
% Hawaiian
1%
1%
% Two or more races
3%
5%
% Unknown races
1%
14%
% Non Resident races
6%
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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. 0.45 0.62

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,900 is less than the state average of $3,947. The in-state tuition has grown by 8% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $4,400 is less than the state average of $8,840. The out-state tuition has grown by 7% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,900 $3,947
Out-State Tuition Fees $4,400 $8,840
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 56% 72%
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Skagit Valley College is, above all, a place where learning comes to life. Our faculty and staff dedicate themselves to providing high-quality education in a friendly atmosphere with personal attention provided to our students. We want to help you achieve your educational goals. SVC offers Associate in Arts General Studies, Associate in Arts General Studies (SOCNAV), Associate in Arts University College Transfer Degree (AAUCT), Associate in Business degree, Associate in Music degree, Associate in Science degree, Associate in Technical Arts degree (ATA), Associate in Visual Arts degree, Adult High School Diploma, Community College Diploma, Certificate of Educational Competence (GED) and Becoming a Teacher program.

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 2,301 students | 24.50 Mi3028 Lindbergh Ave
    Bellingham WA 98225
    (360)752-7000
    24.502,301
  • 10,980 students | 26.00 Mi237 W Kellogg Rd
    Bellingham WA 98226
    3603833000
    26.0010,980
  • 7,516 students | 30.10 Mi2000 Tower Street
    Everett WA 98201
    (425)388-9100
    30.107,516
  • 279 students | 35.10 Mi1615 75th Street Sw, Suite 220
    Everett WA 98203
    (425)583-0200
    35.10279
  • Everest College-Everett
    Private for-profit
    410 students | 36.70 Mi906 SE Everett Mall Way, Ste 600
    Everett WA 98208
    (425)789-7960
    36.70410
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.