Cascadia College – Bothell

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School Overview

Cascadia Community College (locally referred to as just “Cascadia”) is a two-year community college located in the city of Bothell, Washington that offers associate degrees and professional certificates in various fields and disciplines. Cascadia was founded in 2000 and shares a campus with the University of Washington. Cascadia was established to serve the career training needs Bothell, Kenmore, Kirkland, Duvall and other local communities.


Cascadia has a comprehensive educational offering which includes professional certificates, associate degrees, vocational courses and corporate training programs for local industry. The college is regionally accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and University to awards associate degrees, certificates and diplomas. Specifically, Cascadia offers five associate degrees:

  • Associate of Integrated Studies (AIS)

    The AIS is a 2-year degree program designed for students desiring to transfer to a four-year college or university upon graduation. This degree is the equivalent of the first two years of a bachelor’s degree program.

  • Associate of Science (AS)

    The AS is a 2-year associate degree program intended for students who are going to transfer to four-year college or university to pursue a bachelor’s degree in engineering, computers science, natural sciences or pre-med. This degree offers various “tracks” students can choose based on their future education goals.

  • Associate of Applied Science (AAS)

    This is a career-oriented associate’s degree designed to prepare students to enter the workforce upon graduation. The degree focuses on one of several disciplines including Web Development/Technology, Software Programming, Network Technology or Office Management.

  • Associate of Business (AB)

    The Associate in Business is specifically designed for students planning on pursuing a bachelor’s degree in business at a four-year university upon graduation.

  • Associate in Pre-Nursing

    This two-year degree program is for students who’ll be pursuing a Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing (BSN) at a four-year institution or plan to further their education in one of the allied health professions.

General Information

Admission Office

18345 Campus Way, NE

Bothell, WA 98011

(425) 352-8860

Fax: (425) 352-8137

Contact: Erin Blakeney

Associate Dean for Admissions and Retention
Main Address

18345 Campus Way, NE

Bothell, WA 98011

(425) 352-8000

Total undergrads: 2,594

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,724


Suburban setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

All students taking credit classes required to assess their current skill levels in English and Math with the COMPASS placement test.

College Majors

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology A

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Networking/Telecommunications C
Computer Programming – General C
Computer/Information Sciences – General A
Game design and development C
Web/Multimedia Design C
Web/Multimedia Management C


Elementary Education A

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Science A
Environmental technologies and sustainable practices A

Physical Sciences

Chemistry A
Geology A
Physics A

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Cascadia College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (425) 352-8000
Type of School: 4-year, Public
Apply Online:
Address: 18345 Campus Way NE, Bothell, WA 98011-8205
Setting: Suburb: Large
Campus Housing: No

Students & Programs

Student Population: 3,387
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 14 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 2,385 (70% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates, Bachelor's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $4,055
Out-of-state Tuition: $9,435
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 30%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $6,077

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Cascadia College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Cascadia College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 42
Engineering 3
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 1
Health Professions and Related Programs 1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 1
Natural Resources and Conservation 111
Physical Sciences 1
Grand total 5121

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Cascadia College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $4,055
Out-of-state $9,435
Books and supplies $825

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $0
Out-of-state $0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 74 30%
Grant or scholarship aid 57 23% $6,077
Student loan aid 10 4% $3,508

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 489 14% $4,878
Federal student loans 117 3% $4,678

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Cascadia College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Cascadia College students.

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Cascadia College Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 3,387
Undergraduate enrollment 3,387
Graduate enrollment 0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Cascadia College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities

Specialized institution accreditations:

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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