Olympic College

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School Overview

Founded in 1946, Olympic College is a two-year public community college with three campuses in Western Washington State. The campuses are located in Bremerton, Poulsbo, and Shelton. The college offers associates degrees and certificates to a population of 280,000 residents in Kitsap and Mason counties.

General Information

Admission Office

1600 Chester Avenue

Bremerton, WA 98337-1699

(360) 475-7479

(800) 259-6718

Fax: (360) 475-7202



Contact: Jennifer Fyllingness

Director of Admissions and Outreach
Main Address

1600 Chester Avenue

Bremerton, WA 98337-1699

(360) 792-6050

www.olympic.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 6,623

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 598

Degree-seeking undergrads: 3,111

Setting

Urban setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Admissions to registered nursing, licensed practical nursing, medical office assistant program based on several requirements including prerequisites, academic GPA, and test scores.


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General A
Arts – General A
Music – General A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting Technology A,C
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Business – General A
Business Administration/Management A,C
Customer Service Support C

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric A

Communications Technologies

Animation/Special Effects A

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Networking/Telecommunications A,C
Computer Programming – General A
Computer Science A
Computer/Systems Security A,C

Construction Trades

Electrician A
Plumbing A

Education

Early Childhood Education A,C
Education – General A

Engineering

Engineering – General A

Engineering Technologies

CAD/CADD Drafting/Design C
Drafting and Design Technology A,C
Electrical Engineering Technologies A,C
Industrial Technology A,C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Medical Assistance A,C
Medical Reception C
Nursing (RN) A,B
Nursing – Practical A,C
Nursing Assistance C

Law & Legal Studies

Legal Administrative Assistance A,C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Automotive Technology A,C
Marine Maintenance/Ship Repair A

Personal & Culinary Services

Aesthetics/Skin Care C
Barbering A,C
Cosmetic Services C
Cosmetology A,C
Culinary Arts/Chef Training A,C
Manicure/Nails C

Physical Sciences

Chemistry A
Geology A
Physics A

Precision Production Trades

Welding Technology A,C

Public Administration & Services

Youth Services C

Security & Protective Services

Fire Science/Firefighting A
Fire Services Administration A,C
Police Science A,C

Social Sciences

Anthropology A
Political Science/Government A
Sociology 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.

Olympic College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(360) 792-6050
Website:www.olympic.edu
Type of School:4-year, Public
Apply Online:https://www.public.ctc.edu/ApplicantWebClient/Applicant/ApplWelcome.aspx
Address:1600 Chester Ave, Bremerton, WA 98337-1699
Setting:Not available
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:6,527
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:18 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:3,983 (61% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates, Bachelor's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$3,618
Out-of-state Tuition:$4,064
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:56%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$5,939

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Olympic College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Olympic College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services155
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services21
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services621
Construction Trades1
Education21
Engineering3
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields154
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences1
Health Professions and Related Programs841
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1
Legal Professions and Studies11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians2
Personal and Culinary Services62
Physical Sciences1
Precision Production21
Social Sciences2
Grand total61292

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Olympic College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Olympic 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 Fees2016-2017
In-state$3,618
Out-of-state$4,064
Books and supplies$828

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid24756%
Grant or scholarship aid19945%$5,939
Student loan aid5713%$5,464

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid2,26531%$6,184
Federal student loans95313%$6,603

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Olympic 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 Olympic College 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

Olympic College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment6,527
Undergraduate enrollment6,527
Graduate enrollment0

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

Olympic College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
  • American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
    • Physical Therapy (PTA) - Programs for the physical therapist assistant
  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels

*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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