City University of Seattle

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School Overview

City University of Seattle (CityU) is a private, non-profit university located in Seattle, Washington. The university is made up of the Division of Arts/Sciences, the Management Institute, the Albright School of Education, and the School of Management. CityU of Seattle provides both online education and campus education around the globe.

City University of Seattle has regional institutional accreditation provided by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU). Currently CityU has 7,639 students enrolled from across the world (08/09).

General Information

Admission Office

11900 NE First Street

Bellevue, WA 98005

(425) 637-1010

(888) 422-4898

Fax: (425) 709-5361



Contact: Melissa Mecham

Vice President Admissions/Student Affairs
Main Address

11900 NE First Street

Bellevue, WA 98005

(800) 426-5596

www.cityu.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 1,533

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,268

Graduate enrollment: 2,057

Setting

Suburban setting

Very large city (over 500,000)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s
Master’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $50

Online application fee: $50

Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: Not reported

Open admission, but with selective admission to some programs

Tuition & Fees

Estimated Expenses for Academic Year 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
Tuition and fees $11,800 $12,960 $13,880 $14,574 +5.00%
Books and Supplies $1,200 $1,232 $1,260 $1,285 +1.98%
Total Expenses 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
In-state Off Campus $0 $0 $0 $0 0.00%
In-state with Family $13,000 $14,192 $15,140 $15,859 +4.75%
Average Graduate School Tuition & Fees
In-state Tuition $14,760
In-state Student Fees $0
Out-of-state Tuition $14,760
Out-of-state Student Fees $0

Financial Aid

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students
Type of Aid Students Percent Amount Average Per Student
All students financial aid 6 55%
Grant or scholarship aid 3 27% $10,885 $3,628
• Federal grants 3 27% $10,885 $3,628
• Pell grants 3 27% $10,608 $3,536
• Other federal grants 2 18% $277 $139
Local and state government scholarships or grants 0 0% $0
Institutional grants or scholarships 0 0% $0
Student loan financial aid 6 55% $49,052 $8,175
• Federal student loans 6 55% $49,052 $8,175
• Other student loans 0 0% $0

All Degrees and Programs

Program Completions for Most Recent Year BA/BS MA/MS Doctor AA/AS CERT
Grand Total of All Programs 697 1151 76 81
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 535 621 57
Accounting 29 7
Accounting and Business/management 4
Accounting Technology/technician and Bookkeeping
Business Administration and Management, General 412 46
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other 56 62 31
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other 1 325 11
E-commerce/electronic Commerce 2
Finance and Financial Management Services, Other 76 1
Financial Planning and Services 7 4
Human Resources Management/personnel Administration, General 18 4 2
International Business/trade/commerce 2
Management Information Systems, General 4
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods, Other
Marketing/marketing Management, General 15 93 1
Operations Management and Supervision
Organizational Behavior Studies
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 9
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other 9
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 32 35 5
Computer and Information Sciences, Other 11 4
Computer and Information Sciences, General 2
Computer Programming, Specific Applications 4 13 1
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications 12
Computer/information Technology Services Administration and Management, Other 18 3
Information Technology
Network and System Administration/administrator 2
Web Page, Digital/multimedia and Information Resources Design 1 1
Education 71 409 18
Counselor Education/school Counseling and Guidance Services 82
Curriculum and Instruction 54
Education, Other 2
Educational Administration and Supervision, Other 1
Educational Leadership and Administration, General 66 2
Elementary Education and Teaching 34 135
Reading Teacher Education
Secondary Education and Teaching 16
Special Education and Teaching, General 10
Special Education and Teaching, Other 23
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Other 27
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other 45
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels 1
Teaching English As A Second or Foreign Language/esl Language Instructor
Health Services/allied Health/health Sciences, General
Health/health Care Administration/management
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 19 76
General Studies 19 76
Psychology 31 86 1
Counseling Psychology 86
Developmental and Child Psychology 2 1
Psychology, General 29
Above data represent first majors only.
(-) Indicates that program is not offered at this award level.


Undergraduate Majors

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B,C
Business Administration/Management A,B,C
Financial Planning C
International Business B
Management Information Systems B,C
Marketing Management B,C

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Programming – General B,C
Information Sciences/Systems C

Education

Elementary Education B
Junior High Education B
Special Education B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A,B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Degree levels 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.

City University of Seattle Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(800) 426-5596
Website:www.cityu.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:www.cityu.edu/admissions-financialaid/admissions/application_process.aspx
Address:521 Wall Street, Suite 100, Seattle, WA 98121
Setting:Rural: Distant
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:1,874
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):0%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:11 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:916 (49% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$16,748
Out-of-state Tuition:$16,748
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$0

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

City University of Seattle Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at City University of Seattle.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services944
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services12
Education3151
Health Professions and Related Programs1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities11
Psychology11
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Grand total12112121

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at City University of Seattle.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services944
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services12
Education3151
Health Professions and Related Programs1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities11
Psychology11
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Grand total12112121

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at City University of Seattle 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 Fees2016-2017
In-state$16,748
Out-of-state$16,748
Books and supplies$1,000

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$13,914
Out-of-state$13,914

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid0%
Grant or scholarship aid0%$0
Student loan aid0%$0

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid57648%$1,473
Federal student loans46338%$6,164

Admissions & Enrollment

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

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

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

City University of Seattle Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment1,874
Undergraduate enrollment725
Graduate enrollment1,149

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

City University of Seattle 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. CollegeAtlas.org 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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