Cascadia Community College

Cascadia Community College

Cascadia Community College, also referred to as just Cascadia, was founded in 2000. It has a sprawling campus occupying 128 acres of land in Bothell, Washington. Cascadia Community's recent enrollments have been more than 2,000 students every year.

Cascadia Community College offers associate's degrees in business, science, applied science, pre-nursing, and integrated studies. Students can also opt for the short-term professional technical certificate programs. Besides, distance learning courses are also available.

The college has a special sports program which offers the opportunity to engage in various club sports. In addition, students are involved with on-campus clubs and organizations such as the Anime Club, Cinema Club, Creative Arts Club, Dance Driven, International Club, Mountain Sports Club, Phi Theta Kappa, and Women in Technology.

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Contacting Cascadia

Cascadia Community College
18345 Campus Way NE
Bothell , WA 98011-8205
General Phone: (425) 352-8000

Cascadia Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Liberal Arts192liberal arts and sciences
Business and Management37business
Computer Science and Engineering9computer programming, computer networking, webmastering, computer support
Office and Administration4office management, general office occupations
Science4physical sciences
Medical Support and Technology2phlebotomy

Number of programs and degrees for Cascadia in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years22
Award of less than 1 academic year95
Associate's degree2376

Cascadia Student Body

In 2007-2008, Cascadia had a total enrollment of 2,093 students (1,540 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 69%
Black 2%
Hispanic 5%
Asian 6%
American Indian 1%
Unknown 17%
(Foreign Students) 0%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 17%
18-19 32%
20-21 16%
22-24 11%
25-29 9%
30-34 4%
35-39 3%
40-49 5%
50-64 3%
65+ 1%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)


Cascadia Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 58 %
Part-Time 39 %

Cascadia Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Bothell, Washington for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Washington Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Cascadia Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 2,775
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 7,951
Books and supplies $ 924

Financial Aid:
Cascadia participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 3483500)

Cascadia Faculty

Cascadia has a tenure system for faculty.

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured, but on tenure track613

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Instructoracademic year16$57,94118$53,066
All faculty totalacademic year16$57,94118$53,066

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Cascadia Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Business/Commerce, General

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Programming/Programmer, General
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other
Web/Multimedia Management and Webmaster

Liberal Arts
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies

Medical Support And Technology

Office And Administration
General Office Occupations and Clerical Services
Office Management and Supervision

Physical Sciences

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Cascadia Highlights

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What Sets Cascadia Apart:

% of degrees in liberal arts
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% of full-time faculty on tenure track
(vs. all colleges)
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Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs
(vs. all colleges)
Top 10%Cascadia Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs
Lowest tuition & fees (in-state)
(vs. all colleges)
Top 16%Cascadia Lowest tuition & fees (in-state)
Male % of student body
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 17%Cascadia Male % of student body

checked Open admission
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Offers credit for life experience
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Offers distance learning
checked Career counseling
checked Student employment services
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers remedial adult education
checked Option to study abroad
checked Offers part-time study
checked Tenure system for quality teaching

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