Fast Facts

Graduates (2013-2014)*

Degrees and Certificates Awarded: 2,233
Graduates: 1,922
Employment Rate: 82%
Transfers: 79%

Faculty and Staff (2013-2014)*

Full-time Faculty: 263
Part-time Faculty: 299
Classified: 325
Administrative: 20
Professional/Technical: 53

Service Area

In conjunction with the Spokane Falls Community College, SCC serves a 12,302 square mile region in Eastern Washington. This region includes all of Spokane, Stevens, Whitman, Ferry, Pend Oreille Counties, and portions of Lincoln County.

Main Campus

The campus includes 23 administrative, academic, and support buildings located on 148 acres next to the Spokane River midway between the cities of Spokane and Spokane Valley.

Off-Campus

In Spokane, an additional 10 acres is utilized for off-campus facilities to house:

  • Apprenticeship and Journeyman Training Center
  • Aviation Hangar at Felts Field airport
  • Central Receiving

In addition, there are educational centers in Colville, Inchelium, Ione, Republic, and Newport. Combined, the rural centers serve over 400 students annually.

Accreditation

SCC is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities. Visit the Accreditation page for more information.

Tuition (2014-2015)

Approximate annual (assumes 15 credits per quarter for three quarters): $3,972
(Does not include lab fees, books or supplies)

Programs of Study Offered

SCC currently offers 99 associate degrees and 100 professional certificates in 126 programs of study.
(For details on programs, degrees, and certificates, see Programs.)

The estimated employment rate of SCC professional-technical students is over 80% for students who complete their program, and over 70% for those who attend a program, even if they don't complete it.

Student Profile (2013-2014)*

(For more detailed Student Profile information, see CCS Fast Facts on the district's website.)

Enrollment Types Annual Full Time
Equivalent (FTE) Students
Headcount
State-supported 8,344 17,409
Contract and Self-supported 974 4,342
Running Start 309 463
International 98 129
Corrections 419 1,033
Evening (After 4:30) 1,578 8,429
Online 980 4,008
Worker Retraining 393 816
WorkFirst 413 737
I-Best 101 160

Student Demographics

Self-Reported Ethnicity:
Headcount Percent Population
African American 540 4% 2%
Asian 555 4% 2%
Caucasian 10,761 76% 86%
Hispanic 883 6% 5%
Native American 297 2% 2%
Pacific Islander or Hawaiian 139 1% <1%
Multi-Racial 656 5% 4%
Other 454 3% <1%
Sex:
Female 9,849 56% 51%
Male 7,443 42% 49%
Age:
Average 36.8
Sources:
* Unless otherwise noted, data in these sections was obtained from
SBCTC Academic Year Report.
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