The Evergreen State College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Very BadCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Below Average
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The Evergreen State College is a medium four-year, public school with 4,190 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1967 and is one of the 2 schools and colleges located in Olympia, Washington.

Academic Offerings

At The Evergreen State College you can obtain your bachelor's degree or master's degree.

The Evergreen State College deploys a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and provides 5 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Biology, Social Work, and Natural Resources and Environment. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges.

Student Retention
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 normally a positive sign. However, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at The Evergreen State College is relatively low at 67% (close to Washington average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
22 : 1
The graduation rate at The Evergreen State College is below average: 59%.

Student to faculty ratio at The Evergreen State College is reasonable, 22:1. Learn more information on faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans

Tuition and fees per year
Average tuition prices are high, about $22,000 per year. The additional fees at The Evergreen State College not covered by tuition are roughly $900, which makes it a total of $22,900 annually.

Read the details about The Evergreen State 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

As reported in recent government data, 1,744 applications were submitted and 1,707 were accepted; so it is very easy to get accepted at this school.

The school might accept dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits at entry.

Learn more about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at The Evergreen State College in the Admissions and Tests report for this institution.

Opportunities and Services

Annual Price
The Evergreen State College offers study abroad programs and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at The Evergreen State 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.

The Evergreen State College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 1,000 students, which offers a viable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is reasonable -- approximately $6,200 a year.

Based on the college crime information, The Evergreen State College seems to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

The Evergreen State College Location and Maps

Post Address: The Evergreen State College, 2700 Evergreen Pkwy NW, Olympia, Washington 98505-0001, USA
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