Lake Washington Institute of Technology: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - Below AverageSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Excellent
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Lake Washington Institute of Technology is a small four-year, public school with 3,535 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1949 and is one of the 3 schools located in Kirkland, Washington.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
49
Fair
Lake Washington Institute of Technology will give you the opportunity to obtain a several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, or bachelor's degree.

LWTC deploys a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 49 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical Assistant, Computer Science, Nursing, Automotive and Mechanic, and Education. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
58%
Bad
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 normally a good sign. However, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Lake Washington Institute of Technology is low at 58% (way below Washington average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
12 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Lake Washington Institute of Technology is very low: 11%. Approximately 16% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Lake Washington Institute of Technology is pretty good, 12:1. Find out more information on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$9,300
Medium
Average tuition prices are low - about $7,700 a year. The additional fees at Lake Washington Institute of Technology not covered by tuition are nearly $1,600; which comes to a total of $9,300 per year.

Read the details about Lake Washington Institute of Technology 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
The school might accept your 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) at entry.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Lake Washington Institute of Technology and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (425) 739-8100 or check Lake Washington Institute of Technology Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
Lake Washington Institute of Technology provides a distance education program and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Lake Washington Institute of Technology, 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 Lake Washington Institute of Technology.

Based on the college crime information, Lake Washington Institute of Technology appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Lake Washington Institute of Technology Location and Maps



Post Address: Lake Washington Institute of Technology, 11605 132nd Ave NE, Kirkland, Washington 98034-8506, USA
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