Shoreline Community College

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General Information

Admission Office

16101 Greenwood Avenue North

Seattle, WA 98133

(206) 546-4621

Fax: (206) 546-5835

Contact: Chris Melton

Main Address

16101 Greenwood Avenue North

Shoreline, WA 98133-5696

(206) 546-4101

Degree-seeking undergrads: 5,823


Suburban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

SAT, ACT, or ASSET required for English and math placement unless student has taken college-level English or math with grades of C or better. Nursing and dental hygiene programs use competitive admissions process.

College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Commercial/Advertising Art A,C
Design/Visual Communications A,C
Digital/Audio engineering A
Film Production/Cinematography A
Music – General Performance A
Music Management/Merchandising A
Photography A
Theater Design/Stagecraft A

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biotechnology A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting Technology A,C
Business Administration/Management A
Dental business office specialist C
Fashion Merchandising A
International Business A
Logistics/Materials Management A,C
Marketing Management A,C
Office Clerical Services C
Sales and Distribution A
Small Business Administration A,C

Communications & Journalism

Broadcast Journalism A

Communications Technologies

Graphic/Printing Equipment Operation A,C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Networking/Telecommunications A,C
Computer/Information Sciences – General A,C
Data Processing Technology A,C
Database Management A,C
Information Technology C
Web/Multimedia Design A,C


Early Childhood Education A
Special Education A
Teacher Assistance A


Civil Engineering A
Engineering – General A
Mechanical Engineering A

Engineering Technologies

CAD/CADD Drafting/Design A,C
Civil Engineering/Technology A
Drafting and Design Technology A,C
Industrial Technology A
Manufacturing Technologies A
Mechanical Engineering Technology A

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Management C
Foods/Nutrition Studies A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Dental Hygiene A
Medical Administrative Assistance C
Medical Dietetics A
Medical Insurance Coding C
Medical Laboratory Assistance A,C
Medical Records Technology A
Medical Transcription C
Nursing (RN) A
Speech language pathology assistant A,C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A,C

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Automotive Technology A,C

Personal & Culinary Services

Cosmetology A,C

Physical Sciences

Oceanography A
Physical Sciences – General A

Precision Production Trades

Machine Tool Technology A,C

Science Technologies

Biology Technician A,C

Security & Protective Services

Emergency dispatcher A,C
Law Enforcement Administration 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.

Shoreline Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (206) 546-4101
Type of School: 2-year, Public
Apply Online:
Address: 16101 Greenwood Ave N, Shoreline, WA 98133-5696
Setting: Suburb: Large
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 5,884
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 13 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 3,429 (58% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $3,981
Out-of-state Tuition: $6,744
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 58%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $5,214

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

Shoreline Community College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Shoreline Community College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 1910
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services 43
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 31
Construction Trades 11
Education 43
Engineering 3
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 42
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 2
Health Professions and Related Programs 55
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians 22
Personal and Culinary Services 1
Physical Sciences 1
Science Technologies/Technicians 11
Visual and Performing Arts 33
Grand total 4938

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Shoreline Community 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 $3,981
Out-of-state $6,744
Books and supplies $900

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 163 58%
Grant or scholarship aid 140 50% $5,214
Student loan aid 47 17% $4,752

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 1,606 27% $5,201
Federal student loans 482 8% $5,931

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Shoreline Community 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 Shoreline Community 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

Shoreline Community College Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 5,884
Undergraduate enrollment 5,884
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

Shoreline Community College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics
    • Dietetics (DIETT) - Dietetic Technician Program
  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
  • American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
    • Dental Hygiene (DH)

*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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