Whatcom Community College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

237 West Kellogg Road

Bellingham, WA 98226

(360) 383-3000

Fax: (360) 383-4000



Contact: Michael Singletary

Registrar
Main Address

237 West Kellogg Road

Bellingham, WA 98226

(360) 383-3000

www.whatcom.ctc.edu
Size

Degree-seeking undergrads: 4,367

Setting

Suburban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Not reported


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Commercial/Advertising Art A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A,C
Administrative/Secretarial Services C
Business – General A
Business Administration/Management C
Office Management C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Science A
Computer Systems Analysis A
Data Processing Technology A,C

Education

Early Childhood Education A,C
Education – General A
Teacher Assistance A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Massage Therapy A
Medical Administrative Assistance C
Medical Assistance A,C
Nursing (RN) A
Physical Therapy Assistance A

Law & Legal Studies

Paralegal/Legal Assistance A,C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Security & Protective Services

Police Science 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.

Whatcom Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(360) 383-3000
Website:www.whatcom.ctc.edu
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:whatcom.ctc.edu/admissions/apply-now/
Address:237 W Kellogg Rd, Bellingham, WA 98226
Setting:Not available
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:4,507
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:13 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:3,627 (80% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$4,316
Out-of-state Tuition:$9,618
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:63%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$5,605

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Whatcom Community College Programs

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services85
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services42
Education32
Health Professions and Related Programs54
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service12
Legal Professions and Studies11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Physical Sciences1
Grand total2219

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Whatcom 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
In-state$4,316
Out-of-state$9,618
Books and supplies$827

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 aid19063%
Grant or scholarship aid16354%$5,605
Student loan aid2910%$4,447

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,50934%$5,198
Federal student loans46611%$5,675

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Whatcom 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 Whatcom Community 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

Whatcom Community College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment4,507
Undergraduate enrollment4,507
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

Whatcom 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
  • American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
    • Physical Therapy (PTA) - Programs for the physical therapist assistant

*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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