Walla Walla Community College

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General Information

Admission Office

500 Tausick Way

Walla Walla, WA 99362-9972

(509) 527-4283

(877) 992-9922

Fax: (509) 527-3661

Contact: Sally Wagoner

Director of Admissions and Registrar
Main Address

500 Tausick Way

Walla Walla, WA 99362-9270

(509) 522-2500


Total undergrads: 5,920

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 631

Degree-seeking undergrads: 2,841


Rural setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Tuition & Fees

Estimated Expenses for Academic Year 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
Tuition and fees $2,916 $2,970 $3,171 $3,390 +6.91%
Books and Supplies $924 $924 $972 $972 0.00%
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 $3,840 $3,894 $4,143 $4,362 +5.29%

Financial Aid

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students
Type of Aid Students Percent Amount Average Per Student
All students financial aid 265 71%
Grant or scholarship aid 243 65% $946,232 $3,894
• Federal grants 154 42% $548,524 $3,562
• Pell grants 154 42% $536,841 $3,486
• Other federal grants 13 4% $11,683 $899
State/local government grant or scholarships 110 30% $211,783 $1,925
Institutional grants or scholarships 122 33% $185,925 $1,524
Student loan aid 82 22% $410,401 $5,005
• Federal student loans 82 22% $410,401 $5,005
• Other student loans 0 0% $0

All Degrees and Programs

Program Completions for Most Recent Year BA/BS MA/MS DOCTOR AA/AS CERT
Total of All Education Programs 571 1201
Agriculture 75 56
Agricultural and Domestic Animal Services, Other 7 6
Agricultural Business and Management 2
Agricultural Business and Management, Other 3 2
Agricultural Mechanization 39 5
Agricultural Mechanization, Other 2
Agricultural Production Operations, Other 17 30
Turf and Turfgrass Management 9 8
Viticulture and Enology 1
Business, Administration, Management, Marketing, etc. 33 65
Accounting Technology/technician and Bookkeeping 15 54
Banking and Financial Support Services 2
Business Administration and Management 7 5
Business/commerce 4
General Office Occupations and Clerical Services 6
Office Management and Supervision 5
Computing and Information Sciences 11 163
Computer Programming, Vendor/product Certification 5 6
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications 4 4
Data Entry/microcomputer Applications 122
Web/multimedia Management and WebMA/MS 2 31
Construction Trades 10 160
Building/property Maintenance 131
Carpentry/carpenter 6 20
Electrician 4 9
Education 9 7
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 2 5
Elementary Education and Teaching 6
Teacher Assistant/aide 1 2
Engineering Technology 1 2
Civil Engineering Technology/technician 1 2
Health Services and Allied Health Sciences 133 424
Emergency Care Attendant (emt Ambulance) 47
Licensed Practical/vocational Nurse Training 89
Medical Administrative/executive Assistant and Medical Secretary 7 16
Medical/clinical Assistant 17
Nursing Assistant/aide and Patient Care Assistant/aide 255
Registered Nursing/registered Nurse 126
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services 16 23
Corrections 10
Criminal Justice/law Enforcement Administration 8 5
Fire Science/fire-fighting 8 8
Legal and Law Studies 1 1
Legal Administrative Assistant/secretary 1 1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 227
Liberal Arts and Sciences/liberal Studies 227
Mechanics and Repairers 21 95
Autobody/collision and Repair Technology/technician 4 15
Automobile/automotive Mechanics Technology/technician 11 21
Diesel Mechanics Technology/technician 15
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/technician 6 44
Natural Resources and Conservation 10
Natural Resources Conservation and Research, Other 10
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies 3 4
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies, Other 3 4
Personal and Culinary Services 15 10
Cosmetology/cosmetologist 8
Culinary Arts/chef Training 7 10
Physical Sciences 8
Physical Sciences 8
Precision Production Trades 8 138
Machine Tool Technology/machinist 4 7
Welding Technology/welder 4 131
Transportation and Materials Moving 43
Truck and Bus Driver/commercial Vehicle Operator and Instructor 43
Above data represent first majors only.
(-) Indicates that program is not offered at this award level.

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements


Geographical Residence
State Residency

Special requirements for health science and vocational programs. COMPASS or ASSET placement tests used for English, reading, math.

Undergraduate Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Agricultural Business A,C
Agricultural Equipment Technology A,C
Agricultural Mechanization A,C
Agricultural Production A,C
Turf Management A,C

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting Technology A,C
Banking/Financial Services A,C
Business Administration/Management A,C
Executive Assistant A,C
Information Processing/Data Entry C
Office Clerical Services C
Office Management A,C
Retailing A,C

Communications Technologies

Desktop Publishing A,C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Networking/Telecommunications A,C
Data Entry Applications A,C
Data Processing Technology A,C
Information Sciences/Systems A
Web/Multimedia Design A
Web/Multimedia Management A,C

Construction Trades

Carpentry A,C


Early Childhood Education A,C
Teacher Assistance A,C

Engineering Technologies

Civil Engineering/Technology A,C
Drafting and Design Technology C
Surveying Technology C

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Management C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Medical Administrative Assistance A,C
Medical Assistance C
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical C

Law & Legal Studies

Legal Administrative Assistance A,C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Auto Body Repair A,C
Automotive Technology A,C
Computer Installation/Repair A
Diesel Mechanics C
Heating/A.C./Refrigeration Mechanics A,C
Mechanics & Repair – General A,C

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Parks/Leisure Facilities Management A,C

Personal & Culinary Services

Cosmetic Services A
Cosmetology A,C
Culinary Arts/Chef Training A,C

Precision Production Trades

Machine Tool Technology A,C
Welding Technology A,C

Security & Protective Services

Corrections A,C
Criminal Justice Studies A
Fire Science/Firefighting A,C

Transportation & Materials Moving

Truck/Bus/Commercial Vehicle Operation C

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.

Walla Walla Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(509) 522-2500
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:www.public.ctc.edu/ApplicantWebClient/Applicant/ApplWelcome.aspx
Address:500 Tausick Way, Walla Walla, WA 99362-9267
Setting:Not available
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:4,327
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:17 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:3,358 (78% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$4,203
Out-of-state Tuition:$5,670
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:83%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$5,331

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Walla Walla Community College Programs

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences1010
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services65
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services33
Construction Trades32
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields42
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1
Health Professions and Related Programs62
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service11
Legal Professions and Studies11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians85
Natural Resources and Conservation22
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies11
Personal and Culinary Services12
Physical Sciences1
Precision Production42
Science Technologies/Technicians11
Transportation and Materials Moving1
Grand total5646

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Grand total12

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Walla Walla 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 Fees2016-2017
Books and supplies$1,000

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid33483%
Grant or scholarship aid29975%$5,331
Student loan aid11428%$4,685

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,83740%$5,447
Federal student loans90920%$6,454

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Walla Walla 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 Walla Walla Community College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

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

Admissions Considerations

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

Walla Walla Community College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment4,327
Undergraduate enrollment4,327
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

Walla Walla Community 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

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