Bellevue College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - FairQuality:Education Quality Rating - FairSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - FairCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Excellent
ReviewMajors / RatingsTuition / LoansFaculty / SalariesCampus Crime

Bellevue College is a medium four-year, public school with 13,400 students enrolled. This school was established in 1966 and is one of the 2 colleges located in Bellevue, Washington.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
56
Fair
At Bellevue College you can get your several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, or bachelor's degree.

Bellevue College implements a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 56 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Business, Computer Science, Medical, and Accounting and Finance. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
67%
Fair
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Bellevue College student retention rate is relatively low at 67% (close to Washington average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
17 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Bellevue College is very low: 26%. Approximately 28% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Bellevue College is decent - 17:1. Find out more regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$9,100
Medium
Average tuition charges are relatevely low - $8,800 a year. The additional fees at Bellevue College (not included in tuition costs) are roughly $300; this comes to a total of $9,100 per academic year.

Read the details about Bellevue College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
This school will consider accepting dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Bellevue College is $34.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Bellevue College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (425) 564-1000 or check Bellevue College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
C
Unsafe
Bellevue College provides a distance education program and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Bellevue College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
No
At present there is no on-campus housing at Bellevue College.

Based on the college crime information, Bellevue College appears to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Bellevue College Location and Maps



Post Address: Bellevue College, 3000 Landerholm Cir SE, Bellevue, Washington 98007-6484, USA
Location Map - Street View:
Bellevue College Location Map - Street View
Location Map - City View:
Bellevue College Location Map - City View

Read all information about Bellevue College:

ReviewMajors / RatingsTuition / LoansFaculty / SalariesCampus Crime


Washington Colleges Offering Similar Degree Programs

Accounting and Finance
We reviewed 56 accounting and finance schools in Seattle, Spokane, Tacoma, Bellingham, Walla Walla, Lakewood, Everett, and 33 other cities. Around 4,000 accounting and finance diplomas and certificates are awarded every year. Average tuition price for accounting and finance programs in WA: $19,800.

Broadcasting
Read information about 17 broadcasting colleges in Seattle, Spokane, Bellevue, Pullman, Ellensburg, Vancouver, Shoreline, and 9 more cities. Around 400 broadcasting degrees are granted each academic year. Average tuition price for broadcasting degree programs in WA - $19,700.

Business
Detailed information about 64 business schools in Seattle, Tacoma, Spokane, Bellingham, Everett, Kirkland, Tukwila, and 34 more cities. Approximately 6,800 business degrees are awarded each year. Average tuition price for business programs in WA is approximately $19,700.

Chemistry
We list 26 chemistry schools in Tacoma, Seattle, Spokane, Bothell, Bellingham, Longview, Vancouver, and 16 more cities. Approximately 1,100 chemistry diplomas and certificates are granted each year. Average tuition cost for chemistry programs in WA is approximately $31,000.

Computer Science
We reviewed 65 computer science colleges in Seattle, Tacoma, Spokane, Bellingham, Everett, Kirkland, Lakewood, and 35 more cities. Around 5,400 computer science diplomas are granted every year. Average tuition for computer science programs in WA is around $17,200.

Criminal Justice
We reviewed 40 criminal justice colleges in Seattle, Tacoma, Everett, Lakewood, Spokane, Auburn, Ellensburg, and 27 other cities. Around 1,100 criminal justice degrees are granted every year. Average tuition price for criminal justice programs in WA: $18,400.

Education
Learn more about 77 education schools in Seattle, Spokane, Tacoma, Bellingham, Everett, Kirkland, Bothell, and 35 more cities. Approximately 6,300 education diplomas and certificates are awarded every academic year. Average tuition charges for education degree programs in WA is around $20,100.

Engineering
Our directory contains 49 engineering schools in Seattle, Spokane, Tacoma, Bellingham, Everett, Lakewood, Walla Walla, and 31 more cities. Approximately 4,000 engineering diplomas and certificates are granted each academic year. Average tuition for engineering degree programs in WA is roughly $23,300.

Firefighting
Get details on 13 firefighting colleges in Lakewood, Olympia, Longview, Bellevue, Spokane, Mount Vernon, Walla Walla, and 9 more cities. About 200 firefighting diplomas and certificates are awarded each year. Average tuition charges for firefighting programs in WA is around $8,000.

Foreign Languages
Get details on 22 foreign languages schools in Seattle, Tacoma, Spokane, Walla Walla, Bellingham, Kirkland, College Place, and 11 other cities. About 700 foreign languages diplomas are granted each year. Average tuition for foreign languages programs in WA: $29,800.

General Studies
We reviewed 59 general studies schools in Seattle, Tacoma, Spokane, Bellingham, Kirkland, Walla Walla, Bothell, and 32 other cities. About 19,100 general studies degrees are awarded every year. Average tuition for general studies degree programs in WA - $9,400.

Graphic Design and Animation
We list 39 graphic design and animation schools in Seattle, Everett, Bellingham, Tacoma, Spokane, Tukwila, Lakewood, and 22 other cities. Around 900 graphic design and animation degrees are awarded each year. Average tuition price for graphic design and animation degree programs in WA is about $14,800.

Interior Design
We list 10 interior design schools in Seattle, Pullman, Bellevue, Spokane, Lakewood, Tukwila, Des Moines, and Tacoma. Approximately 300 interior design degrees are granted each year. Average tuition for interior design degree programs in WA is roughly $13,200.

Laboratory Assistance
Read about 22 laboratory assistance schools in Seattle, Renton, Bellevue, Mount Vernon, Walla Walla, Lakewood, Shoreline, and 16 other cities. About 900 laboratory assistance diplomas are granted every academic year. Average tuition price for laboratory assistance degree programs in WA: $9,200.

Management
Our listing contains 67 management schools in Seattle, Tacoma, Spokane, Bellingham, Kirkland, Renton, Everett, and 33 more cities. Approximately 6,800 management diplomas are awarded each academic year. Average tuition charges for management programs in WA is approximately $20,500.

Marketing and Advertising
Get details on 34 marketing and advertising colleges in Seattle, Spokane, Tacoma, Lynnwood, Bremerton, Puyallup, Auburn, and 21 other cities. Approximately 1,300 marketing and advertising diplomas are awarded each year. Average tuition for marketing and advertising programs in WA is roughly $18,600.

Mathematics
Read information about 26 mathematics colleges in Seattle, Tacoma, Spokane, Walla Walla, Bellevue, Lakewood, Ellensburg, and 15 other cities. About 900 mathematics degrees are granted every year. Average tuition cost for mathematics degree programs in WA - $30,800.

Medical
Read information about 53 medical schools in Seattle, Spokane, Tacoma, Bellingham, Kirkland, Renton, Yakima, and 29 more cities. About 4,000 medical diplomas and certificates are awarded each year. Average tuition price for medical degree programs in WA: $19,900.

Medical Assistant
Detailed information about 53 medical assistant schools in Seattle, Bellingham, Tacoma, Renton, Lakewood, Everett, Bremerton, and 29 other cities. Approximately 7,200 medical assistant diplomas are granted each academic year. Average tuition price for medical assistant degree programs in WA - $9,100.

Nursing
We list 51 nursing schools in Seattle, Spokane, Tacoma, Bellingham, Yakima, Lakewood, Bothell, and 31 more cities. About 6,400 nursing degrees are awarded each academic year. Average tuition price for nursing degree programs in WA is about $14,700.

Occupational Therapy
We reviewed 25 occupational therapy schools in Spokane, Seattle, Tacoma, Kirkland, Bellingham, Bellevue, Lakewood, and 14 other cities. About 900 occupational therapy diplomas are awarded every year. Average tuition charges for occupational therapy programs in WA - $24,800.

Office and Clerical Services
We reviewed 34 office and clerical services schools in Spokane, Bellingham, Lakewood, Tacoma, Seattle, Auburn, Everett, and 26 more cities. About 1,500 office and clerical services degrees are granted every year. Average tuition for office and clerical services programs in WA is around $7,600.

Photography
Learn more about 7 photography schools in Seattle, Bellevue, Shoreline, and Spokane. Around 100 photography degrees are awarded every academic year. Average tuition charges for photography programs in WA is roughly $19,300.

Physics
Detailed information about 42 physics colleges in Seattle, Tacoma, Bellingham, Spokane, Walla Walla, Auburn, Des Moines, and 27 other cities. About 1,200 physics diplomas are awarded each year. Average tuition price for physics degree programs in WA - $16,100.

Psychology
Our directory contains 45 psychology schools in Seattle, Tacoma, Kirkland, Spokane, Lakewood, Bellingham, Bellevue, and 26 more cities. Approximately 3,900 psychology diplomas are granted every academic year. Average tuition for psychology programs in WA: $24,500.

Radiology Technology
Our listing contains 12 radiology technology schools in Seattle, Bellingham, Wenatchee, Spokane, Longview, Bellevue, Vancouver, and 8 more cities. Around 300 radiology technology degrees are awarded each year. Average tuition charges for radiology technology degree programs in WA is about $7,100.

Recreation and Leisure
We list 9 recreation and leisure colleges in Spokane, Ellensburg, Bellevue, Seattle, Cheney, Auburn, Walla Walla, Pullman, and Bellingham. Approximately 200 recreation and leisure degrees are granted each academic year. Average tuition price for recreation and leisure degree programs in WA - $18,100.

Retailing and Wholesaling
Detailed information about 30 retailing and wholesaling schools in Seattle, Tacoma, Spokane, Lakewood, Pullman, Vancouver, Des Moines, and 18 other cities. About 400 retailing and wholesaling degrees are awarded each year. Average tuition price for retailing and wholesaling degree programs in WA is about $10,900.

Quick College Search

Click to Search Colleges

search by college name, city, or state

Top Competitors










Other Nearby Colleges