Best Seattle Community Colleges (2021)

For the 2021 school year, there are 5 community colleges serving 20,754 students in Seattle, Washington.
Seattle community colleges have a diversity score of 0.73, which is equal to the national average of 0.73 (view national diversity statistics).
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), and the student:teacher ratio is 31:1.

Top Seattle, WA Community Colleges (2021)

  • College Location Students
  • 9600 College Way North
    Seattle WA  98103
    (206) 934-3600

    5,929 students
  • 9709 Third Ave NE Suite 400
    Seattle WA  98115
    (206) 322-6100

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

    1,378 students
  • 1701 Broadway Avenue
    Seattle WA  98122
    (206) 934-3800

    6,802 students
  • 6000 16th Ave SW
    Seattle WA  98106
    (206) 934-5300

    6,177 students
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