- Cascadia`s approach to teaching is based on research showing how students really learn. It prepares you for active lifelong learning in a global context, whether your program is in a technical field, business, or the liberal arts. Working in small groups, you`ll develop the ability to communicate effectively, solve problems, make decisions, and interact with others with diverse viewpoints. As a Cascadia College student, you`ll attend classes on a beautiful campus, equipped with state-of the-art technology, that Cascadia shares with the University of Washington Bothell. You`ll also have access to the world-class University of Washington library system.
Cascadia College serves 2,597 students (56% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the state community college average of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 50%.
Quick Stats (2023)
- Enrollment: 2,597 students
- In-state tuition: $4,356
- Student:teacher ratio: 15:1
- Minority enrollment: 54%
- Source: Verified school update
Cascadia College ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Washington for:
Debt For Students
The teacher population of 174 teachers has grown by 132% over five years.
(WA) Community College Avg.
Not applicable, not in Carnegie universe (not accredited or nondegree-granting)
Four or more years
Four or more years
The student population of Cascadia College has declined by 24% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five years.
The Cascadia College diversity score of 0.76 is more than the state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has grown by 5% over five years.
Student : Teacher Ratio
# Full-Time Students
# Part-Time Students
# Enrollment Undergraduate
# Full-Time Undergraduate Students
# Full-Time Graduate Students
# Part-Time Undergraduate Students
Total Dormitory Capacity
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Two or more races
% Non Resident races
% Unknown races
College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in less than 4 years)
College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in 4 years or more than 4 years)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years) (Year 2013)
Tuition and Acceptance Rate
The public in-state tuition of $4,356 is more than the state average of $4,105. The in-state tuition has grown by 13% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
Median Debt for Graduates
Median Debt for Dropouts
Total Sports Offered
Intramural Sports Only
Source: 2021 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) , School Administrators
- As of March 19, 2020, we do not have public access to the college and majority of classes are in a remote learning capacity. Please visit the website for additional information.
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does Cascadia College cost?
Cascadia College's tuition is approximately $4,356 for In-State students.
What sports does Cascadia College offer?
Cascadia College offers 1 interscholastic sports: Intramural Sports Only.
What is Cascadia College's ranking?
Cascadia College ranks among the top 20% of community college in Washington for: Highest graduate earnings (10 years post graduation) and Least debt for graduating students.
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