Washington College Overview

Of the ninety-five Washington schools, Northwest University ranked first and University of Washington-Seattle Campus ranked second (view more at Washington college rankings). The 2022 average tuition & fees of all Washington colleges is $13,622 for Washington residents and $17,177 for out-of-state students. The average acceptance rate is 81.60% and the average SAT score is 1,213. The average number of students is 3,196 and the average student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1.
The below statements summarize the average statistics of tuition, admission, and more academic factors for Washington colleges. For the statistics, we include only 4-years colleges such as national universities and liberal arts colleges. In addition, for some statistics, we include only eligible colleges, for example, for the graduate tuition & fees over colleges that offer the graduate programs.

2022 Washington Colleges

The following table lists colleges located in Washington ordered by college ranking. The ranking is targeting only 4-years universities and colleges. The "-" value in other columns means that the corresponding data has not been reported or the school does not have programs for the values.
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All SchoolsPublicPrivate4-Years CollegeCommunity CollegesCareer Colleges
College NameUndergraduate Tuition & FeesGraduate Tuition & FeesSAT ScoreAcceptance RatePopulationGraduation RateStudent to Faculty Ratio
Northwest University
Kirkland, WA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$33,980$19,0551,09896.0%1,18458%10 to 1
University of Washington-Seattle Campus
Seattle, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$39,906$30,912-53.5%48,14984%20 to 1
Gonzaga University
Spokane, WA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$48,470$14,8781,29576.2%7,29585%11 to 1
Western Washington University
Bellingham, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$25,930$24,7371,20096.1%15,19768%18 to 1
Pacific Lutheran University
Tacoma, WA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$48,226$29,6841,26388.4%2,90769%12 to 1
Seattle University
Seattle, WA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$49,335$14,3101,22582.1%7,05075%10 to 1
University of Washington-Bothell Campus
Bothell, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$39,780$30,786-83.0%6,30466%21 to 1
Washington State University
Pullman, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$27,733$28,190-85.8%31,15960%16 to 1
University of Washington-Tacoma Campus
Tacoma, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$40,026$31,032-82.9%5,36458%14 to 1
Whitman College
Walla Walla, WA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$55,982-1,37559.0%1,36089%8 to 1
Eastern Washington University
Cheney, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$25,748$28,965-97.1%12,34950%21 to 1
Walla Walla University
College Place, WA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$30,531$24,348-0.0%1,73764%15 to 1
Seattle Pacific University
Seattle, WA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$35,646$24,2731,17592.0%3,60166%13 to 1
The Evergreen State College
Olympia, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$29,172$21,6591,10099.5%2,28143%16 to 1
Heritage University
Toppenish, WA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$18,500$9,872-0.0%99953%6 to 1
University of Puget Sound
Tacoma, WA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$55,670$36,0471,26088.3%2,13074%9 to 1
Central Washington University
Ellensburg, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$25,213$25,681-88.5%11,17454%20 to 1
Whitworth University
Spokane, WA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$47,590$12,4561,17591.5%2,75675%11 to 1
Saint Martin's University
Lacey, WA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$40,690$15,8401,11071.6%1,63861%12 to 1
City University of Seattle
Seattle, WA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$13,658$11,812-0.0%2,052-6 to 1
Antioch University-Seattle
Seattle, WA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$22,035$18,459-0.0%735-3 to 1
Studio Beauty School
Spokane Valley, WA
Private, Less than 2 years
$7,310--0.0%7681%10 to 1
Divers Institute of Technology
Seattle, WA
Private, Less than 2 years
$25,900--0.0%22992%13 to 1
Bates Technical College
Tacoma, WA
Public, 2-4 years
$13,283--0.0%3,36943%16 to 1
Cascadia College
Bothell, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$4,896--0.0%2,59733%14 to 1
Northwest University-College of Adult and Professional Studies
Kirkland, WA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$11,970$16,127-0.0%1,21541%20 to 1
Edmonds College
Lynnwood, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$9,746--0.0%6,54535%14 to 1
Shoreline Community College
Shoreline, WA
Public, 2-4 years
$7,013--0.0%5,38229%14 to 1
Lower Columbia College
Longview, WA
Public, 2-4 years
$5,403--0.0%2,32522%14 to 1
The Seattle School of Theology & Psychology
Seattle, WA
Private, 4 years
four-years
-$16,690-0.0%266--
Whatcom Community College
Bellingham, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$10,472--0.0%2,71934%12 to 1
International Beauty Education Center
Airway Heights, WA
Private, Less than 2 years
$7,300--0.0%3581%20 to 1
Paroba College of Cosmetology
Everett, WA
Private, Less than 2 years
$11,678--0.0%10378%9 to 1
South Puget Sound Community College
Olympia, WA
Public, 2-4 years
$10,428--0.0%4,66544%13 to 1
Bellevue College
Bellevue, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$9,594--0.0%12,28633%14 to 1
North Seattle College
Seattle, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$4,799--0.0%5,24040%17 to 1
DigiPen Institute of Technology
Redmond, WA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$34,900$29,3001,28446.0%1,12057%10 to 1
Spokane Falls Community College
Spokane, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$5,135--0.0%4,18933%15 to 1
Elite Cosmetology, Barber & Spa Academy
Yakima, WA
Private, Less than 2 years
$12,000--0.0%14138%20 to 1
Pierce College District
Lakewood, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$4,818--0.0%8,32937%22 to 1
Big Bend Community College
Moses Lake, WA
Public, 2-4 years
$5,098--0.0%1,89238%13 to 1
Olympic College
Bremerton, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$9,633--0.0%5,35731%18 to 1
Pima Medical Institute-Renton
Renton, WA
Private, 2-4 years
$16,589--0.0%66668%23 to 1
Tacoma Community College
Tacoma, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$10,391--0.0%5,82337%17 to 1
Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences
Yakima, WA
Private, 4 years
four-years
-$36,000-0.0%573--
Centralia College
Centralia, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$5,239--0.0%2,31444%14 to 1
Green River College
Auburn, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$4,794--0.0%7,49338%11 to 1
Northwest College of Art & Design
Tacoma, WA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$18,100--71.9%10138%23 to 1
Northwest School of Wooden Boat Building
Port Hadlock, WA
Private, 2-4 years
$16,050--0.0%2775%5 to 1
Paul Mitchell the School-Richland
Richland, WA
Private, Less than 2 years
$19,200--0.0%29874%15 to 1
Paul Mitchell the School-Spokane
Spokane Valley, WA
Private, Less than 2 years
$13,000--0.0%13860%15 to 1
Clover Park Technical College
Lakewood, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$5,740--0.0%3,59131%17 to 1
International Air and Hospitality Academy
Vancouver, WA
Private, Less than 2 years
$8,025--0.0%10773%6 to 1
Highlights Beauty Schools
Federal Way, WA
Private, Less than 2 years
$17,100--0.0%25145%25 to 1
Academy of Interactive Entertainment
Seattle, WA
Private, 2-4 years
$22,750--82.3%13584%27 to 1
Cornish College of the Arts
Seattle, WA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$35,486$41,642-63.8%48251%8 to 1
Seattle Central College
Seattle, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$4,670--0.0%5,76335%13 to 1
Highlights Beauty Schools
Mountlake Terrace, WA
Private, Less than 2 years
$17,100--0.0%12063%15 to 1
Carrington College-Spokane
Spokane, WA
Private, 2-4 years
$16,560--0.0%36057%51 to 1
Aveda Institute Portland-Vancouver Campus
Vancouver, WA
Private, Less than 2 years
$15,000--0.0%15695%16 to 1
Lake Washington Institute of Technology
Kirkland, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$10,146--0.0%3,31943%12 to 1
Seattle Institute of East Asian Medicine
Seattle, WA
Private, 4 years
four-years
-$25,800-0.0%31--
Fosbre Academy of Hair Design
Olympia, WA
Private, Less than 2 years
$16,975--0.0%9883%14 to 1
Everett Community College
Everett, WA
Public, 2-4 years
$9,597--0.0%7,58037%14 to 1
Skagit Valley College
Mount Vernon, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$7,507--0.0%4,22735%14 to 1
Charter College
Vancouver, WA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$17,289$9,604-0.0%2,12052%25 to 1
BJ's Beauty & Barber College
Tacoma, WA
Private, 2-4 years
$9,660--0.0%53-7 to 1
Faith International University
Tacoma, WA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$11,250$8,450-0.0%31825%10 to 1
Seattle Film Institute
Seattle, WA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$30,240$33,000-0.0%9671%7 to 1
Spokane Community College
Spokane, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$5,135--0.0%7,08132%18 to 1
Bellingham Technical College
Bellingham, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$5,227--0.0%1,84837%16 to 1
Evergreen Beauty and Barber College-Everett
Everett, WA
Private, Less than 2 years
$11,512--0.0%59781%20 to 1
Stylemaster College of Hair Design
Longview, WA
Private, Less than 2 years
$16,500--0.0%4556%15 to 1
Yakima Valley College
Yakima, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$5,352--0.0%3,95434%19 to 1
Centralia Beauty College
Centralia, WA
Private, Less than 2 years
$14,450--0.0%2654%10 to 1
Glen Dow Academy of Hair Design
Spokane, WA
Private, Less than 2 years
$15,367--0.0%8477%12 to 1
Perry Technical Institute
Yakima, WA
Private, 2-4 years
$44,820--0.0%88179%14 to 1
Victoria's Academy of Cosmetology
Kennewick, WA
Private, Less than 2 years
$18,500--0.0%4585%7 to 1
Grays Harbor College
Aberdeen, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$10,040--0.0%1,55340%14 to 1
Walla Walla Community College
Walla Walla, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$6,350--0.0%2,94036%15 to 1
Pima Medical Institute-Seattle
Seattle, WA
Private, 2-4 years
$16,841--0.0%64669%17 to 1
Gary Manuel Aveda Institute
Seattle, WA
Private, Less than 2 years
$18,000--0.0%23100%10 to 1
Peninsula College
Port Angeles, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$4,779--0.0%1,72751%12 to 1
Toni & Guy Hairdressing Academy-Shoreline
Shoreline, WA
Private, Less than 2 years
$18,480--0.0%4884%20 to 1
Summit Salon Academy
Tacoma, WA
Private, 2-4 years
$17,200--0.0%13370%17 to 1
Clark College
Vancouver, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$10,133--0.0%7,66536%12 to 1
Renton Technical College
Renton, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$6,131--0.0%3,21457%9 to 1
Highline College
Des Moines, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$4,813--0.0%5,82936%15 to 1
Wenatchee Valley College
Wenatchee, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$4,320--0.0%3,09033%13 to 1
Northwest Indian College
Bellingham, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$3,969--0.0%55519%10 to 1
Whitworth University-Adult Degree Programs
Spokane, WA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$13,440$9,720-0.0%262-19 to 1
Columbia Basin College
Pasco, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$7,484--0.0%6,74536%17 to 1
South Seattle College
Seattle, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$4,831--0.0%5,32430%17 to 1
Bastyr University
Kenmore, WA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$26,895$30,975-0.0%904-11 to 1
Northwest HVAC/R Training Center
Spokane, WA
Private, Less than 2 years
$10,080--100.0%3986%19 to 1
Average$17,177$22,8491,21381.6%3,19656%14 to 1