Washington Community Colleges

  • There are 41 community colleges located throughout Washington (34 public colleges and 7 private colleges), serving 204,675 students.
  • For Washington community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,074 per year for in-state students and $7,461 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,830 per year (view national tuition costs).
  • Washington community colleges have a diversity score of 0.62, which is lower than the national average of 0.67 (view national diversity statistics).
  • Minority enrollment is 41% (majority Hispanic and Asian) and the student:teacher ratio is 31:1.

Student by Ethnicity

(WA) School Average
American Indian
1%
Asian
7%
Hispanic
10%
Black
4%
White
59%
Hawaiian
1%
Two or more races
5%
Non Resident
6%
Unknown
7%
WA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown

Washington Community Colleges by Town:

  • College Location Students
  • The Art Institute of Seattle
    Private, for profit
    2323 Elliott Ave
    Seattle WA  98121
    (206)448-0900

    1,378 students
  • 1101 S Yakima Ave
    Tacoma WA  98405
    2536807000

    2,409 students
  • 3000 Landerholm Cir SE
    Bellevue WA  98007
    (425)564-1000

    13,469 students
  • 3028 Lindbergh Ave
    Bellingham WA  98225
    (360)752-7000

    2,301 students
  • 7662 Chanute St NE
    Moses Lake WA  98837
    (509)793-2222

    2,016 students
  • 18345 Campus Way NE
    Bothell WA  98011
    (425)352-8000

    2,759 students
  • 600 Centralia College Blvd.
    Centralia WA  98531
    (360)736-9391

    3,317 students
  • 1933 Fort Vancouver Way
    Vancouver WA  98663
    (360)992-2000

    10,911 students
  • 4500 Steilacoom Blvd SW
    Lakewood WA  98499
    (253)589-5800

    3,682 students
  • 2600 N 20th Ave
    Pasco WA  99301
    (509)547-0511

    6,385 students
  • 20000 68th Ave W
    Lynnwood WA  98036
    (425)640-1459

    8,993 students
  • Everest College-Everett
    Private, for profit
    906 SE Everett Mall Way, Ste 600
    Everett WA  98208
    (425)789-7960

    410 students
  • Everest College-Tacoma
    Private, for profit
    2156 Pacific Avenue
    Tacoma WA  98402
    (253)207-4000

    795 students
  • Everest College-Vancouver
    Private, for profit
    120 NE 136th Ave Ste 130
    Vancouver WA  98684
    (360)254-3282

    247 students
  • 2000 Tower Street
    Everett WA  98201
    4253889100

    8,139 students
  • 1620 Edward P Smith Drive
    Aberdeen WA  98520
    (360)532-9020

    2,006 students
  • 12401 SE 320th St
    Auburn WA  98092
    (253)833-9111

    7,915 students
  • 2400 S 240th St
    Seattle WA  98198
    (206)878-3710

    6,443 students
  • Interface College-Spokane
    Private, for profit
    S 178 Stevens
    Spokane WA  99201
    (509)467-1727

    91 students
  • 11605 132nd Ave NE
    Kirkland WA  98034
    4257398100

    3,660 students
  • 1600 Maple Street
    Longview WA  98632

    6,352 students
  • 9600 College Way North
    Seattle WA  98103
    (206)934-3600

    6,493 students
  • 1600 Chester Ave
    Bremerton WA  98337
    (360)792-6050

    7,349 students
  • 1502 E Lauridsen Blvd
    Port Angeles WA  98362
    (360)452-9277

    2,342 students
  • 9401 Farwest Dr SW
    Lakewood WA  98498
    (253)964-6500

    5,927 students
  • 1601 39th Ave SE
    Puyallup WA  98374
    (253)840-8400

    3,671 students
  • 555 South Renton Village Pl-Ste 400
    Renton WA  98057
    (425)228-9600

    777 students
  • 9709 Third Ave NE Suite 400
    Seattle WA  98115
    (206)322-6100

    760 students
  • 3000 NE Fourth St
    Renton WA  98056
    (425)235-2352

    3,359 students
  • 1701 Broadway Avenue
    Seattle WA  98122
    (206)934-3800

    6,773 students
  • 16101 Greenwood Ave N
    Seattle WA  98133
    (206)546-4101

    6,015 students
  • 2405 E. College Way
    Mount Vernon WA  98273
    (360)416-7600

    4,993 students
  • 2011 Mottman Rd SW
    Olympia WA  98512
    (360)596-5241

    4,881 students
  • 6000 16th Ave SW
    Seattle WA  98106
    (206)934-5300

    5,535 students
  • 1810 North Greene Street
    Spokane WA  99217
    (509)533-8020

    9,974 students
  • Show 6 more community colleges in Washington
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