Shoreline Community College: Ranking & Review

United States
Top 29%

Shoreline Community College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)6,1282,7293,399

2,277 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

1,070 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

Shoreline Community College has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.

Shoreline Community College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies and other expenses per full academic year.

Shoreline Community College does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$3,395$6,131
Fees for full-time undergraduates$407$407
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$104$194

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities555555
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services237237
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields227227
Health Professions and Related Programs213213
Visual and Performing Arts191191
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians181181
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences132132
Communications Technologies & Technicians and Support Services4646
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services4545
Physical Sciences2828
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1616
Science Technologies & Technicians99
Construction Trades55
Grand Total1,9331,933

A total of 1,933 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Shoreline Community College.

Graduation rate31%31%30%
  • Full-time retention rate - 67%
  • Part-time retention rate - 38%

General info

Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarQuarter
Total FTE staff467
Instructional FTE221
Sector of institutionPublic, 2-year
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Career & Technical-High Nontraditional

Location and Contacts

Address16101 Greenwood Ave N
Shoreline, Washington, 98133-5696
United States
Urbanization levelSuburb: Large
City population53,000