Spokane Community College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality:Education Quality Rating - PoorSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - FairCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Excellent
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Spokane Community College is a large two-year, public school with 10,220 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1963 and is one of the 9 colleges and schools located in Spokane, Washington.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
82
Fair
At Spokane Community College you can receive your several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

Spokane Community College follows a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and provides 82 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Medical Assistant, Industrial Technologies, Nursing, and Automotive and Mechanic. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
58%
Bad
It is worthwhile 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 normally a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Spokane Community College is low at 58% (way below Washington average). Considering this statistic, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
17 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Spokane Community College is low: 30%. Roughly 19% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Spokane Community College is decent, 17:1. Read more details on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$8,900
Low
Average tuition price is low - about $7,700 a year. The additional fees at Spokane Community College beyond tuition are around $1,200; this comes to a total of $8,900 annually.

Read the details about Spokane Community 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
Spokane Community College 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.

The undergraduate application fee at Spokane Community College is $15.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Spokane Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (509) 533-8020 or check Spokane Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
C
Unsafe
Spokane Community College offers a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Spokane Community 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
Yes
Unfortunately, there is no on-campus housing at Spokane Community College.

Army ROTC programs are available at Spokane Community College. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime numbers, Spokane Community College seems to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Spokane Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Spokane Community College, 1810 North Greene Street, Spokane, Washington 99217-5399, USA
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