North Seattle Community College (NSCC)

Seattle, WA

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North Seattle Community College

North Seattle Community College

North Seattle Community College Student Essentials

North Seattle Community College Student Essentials
Region: Northwest
Setting: Large City Setting
Type: Public
Affiliation: Not applicable
Size: Very Large (+10,000 Undergrad)
Website: www.northseattle.edu
On-Campus Housing Available: No
Parking Permit Required: Yes
Selectivity: Open Admissions
In-State Tuition: $3,862
Out-of-State Tuition: $9,052
Retention Rate: 57%
Enrollment: 10,561
Year Established: 1970

About NSCC

The North Seattle Community College in Seattle, Washington, goes above and beyond other community colleges in its educational opportunities. Students of North Seattle may earn associate’s degrees and diplomas, but also have the opportunity to study abroad in Spain, England, Japan and other countries.

North Seattle welcomes international students from more than 50 different countries. Foreign students may enroll in any degree or diploma program, or even master English as a second language through the college’s intensive English programs.

The college allows high school juniors and seniors to dual-enroll and earn credit for both high school and college.

North Seattle maintains partnerships with Eastern Washington University, Washington State University, and Western Washington University. After completing an associate’s program, students may transfer to these universities to pursue a four-year bachelor’s degree.

Some of the associate’s degrees offered include:

  • Accounting
  • American Ethnic Studies
  • Art
  • Biology
  • Gender and Women Studies
  • Human Health
  • World Languages

If you’re looking for career training, then you can enroll in one of the school’s technical programs:

  • Architecture Engineering Technology
  • Business
  • Communication
  • Early Childhood Education
  • HVAC Service
  • Nanotechnology
  • And more

Applications are available for free on the college’s website, where you can also find admissions requirements. Tuition is lower for Washington residents, but financial aid is available to all eligible students.

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NSCC Ratings & Reviews

Overall School Rating:

Rated 2.5 of 5 Stars 2 Reviews

50% of students gave North Seattle Community College 4 stars overall.

Student Ratings

Former Student - Last Attended 2004

Overall Rating

The campus feels like a prison. In fact there are many rumors that float around the campus that the architect who also designed prisons got the plans mixed up... I tried to spend the least amount of time here as possible.


NSCC Map & Location

North Seattle Community College
9600 College Way North
Seattle, WA 98103


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Getting Around NSCC

Walkability

Very good walkability. We recommend walking in this area.

8/10
walk

Transit

Good transit. This area has adequate public transportation.

7/10
rail

Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Seattle, WA

Winter
Dec
46
36
Jan
47
37
Feb
50
37
Spring
Mar
54
39
Apr
59
43
May
64
48
Summer
Jun
70
52
Jul
76
56
Aug
76
57
Fall
Sep
71
53
Oct
60
47
Nov
51
41

NSCC Students

Total Students 10,561

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 6%
  • African American: 7%
  • Caucasian: 51%
  • American Indian or Alaska native: 1%
  • Asian: 11%
  • Unknown and Other: 24%
Latino 6%
African American 7%
Caucasian 51%
American Indian or Alaska native 1%
Asian 11%
Unknown and Other 24%

Undergraduate 100%
Graduate %
Full-Time 20%
Part-Time 80%
International 8%
Domestic 92%

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