North Seattle College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - FairQuality:Education Quality Rating - Below AverageSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - FairCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Excellent
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North Seattle College is a medium four-year, public school with 6,310 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1970 and is one of the 23 colleges and schools located in Seattle, Washington.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
35
Fair
At North Seattle College you can earn your several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, 2-year certificate, or bachelor's degree.

North Seattle College deploys a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and has 35 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Medical Assistant, Nursing, Business, and Accounting and Finance. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools.


Student Retention
57%
Bad
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when 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. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at North Seattle College is low at 57% (way below Washington average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
15 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at North Seattle College is low: 31%. Approximately 20% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at North Seattle College is pretty decent - 15:1. Read more information on instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$9,200
Medium
Average tuition cost is relatevely low, around $8,800 per academic year. The additional fees at North Seattle College beyond tuition are roughly $400; which makes it a total of $9,200 per year.

Read the details about North Seattle 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
The 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) at entry.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at North Seattle College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (206) 934-3600 or check North Seattle College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
C+
Dicey
North Seattle College provides a distance education program and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at North Seattle 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
Presently there is no on-campus housing at North Seattle College.

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

North Seattle College Location and Maps



Post Address: North Seattle College, 9600 College Way North, Seattle, Washington 98103-3599, USA
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