Bellevue College: Review & Facts

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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
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