Edmonds Community College

Edmonds Community College

Edmonds Community College, founded in 1967, is a community college located in the urban area of Seattle. The university is spread over 50 acres and enrolls more than 15,000 students annually. The college has more than 320 part-time and over 140 full time teachers. This accredited university offers associates degree programs in several areas such as:

  • Aerospace Manufacturing
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Family Support Studies
  • Materials Science
  • Occupational Safety and Health

Edmonds Community College's mascot is the Triton, and the university's athletic facilities include the Seaview Gymnasium and Tritons Baseball Complex. The university's alumni consists of notable personalities like Catherine French, Chad Lewis and Melody Tucker.

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Contacting Edmonds Community College

Edmonds Community College
20000 68th Ave W
Lynnwood , WA 98036-5912
General Phone: (425) 640-1459

Edmonds Community College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Liberal Arts524English language and literature, liberal arts and sciences
Business and Management171business management, electronic commerce, accounting technology, entrepreneurship, human resources, international business, marketing
Computer Science and Engineering116computer programming, computer product certification, data processing tech, web design, database administration, computer graphics, computer networking, computer security, webmastering, ...
Law102legal assistant
Engineering Technician99engineering technology, electronics tech, robotics tech, computer systems tech
Office and Administration95data entry, office management, administrative assistant, general office occupations
Medical Support and Technology55medical lab assistant, pharmacy tech, electrocardiograph tech, phlebotomy
Construction Trades43building inspector, construction trades
Medical Administration38medical records tech, medical receptionist, medical secretary
Landscaping and Horticulture35applied horticulture, landscaping, plant nursery
Science31physical sciences
Nursing and Emergency Medicine31registered nursing, nursing assistant, health aides
Hospitality27hospitality management, tourism and travel, travel services
Real Estate and Construction Management24construction management
Cooking and Culinary Arts22chef training
Therapy and Counseling20substance abuse counseling, mental and social health services
Education and Teaching18elementary school teaching, early childhood education
Media11audiovisual tech, printing equipment operation
Medicine7health professions
Nutrition and Exercise Therapy5vocational counseling
Production Trades1welding
Photography and Commercial Art1commercial photography

Number of programs and degrees for Edmonds Community College in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year58142
Associate's degree78931
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years10617

Edmonds Community College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Edmonds Community College had a total enrollment of 8,435 students (5,825 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 56%
Black 4%
Hispanic 6%
Asian 10%
American Indian 2%
Unknown 16%
(Foreign Students) 6%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 11%
18-19 19%
20-21 13%
22-24 11%
25-29 11%
30-34 9%
35-39 7%
40-49 11%
50-64 6%
65+ 1%

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


Edmonds Community College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 64 %
Part-Time 37 %

Edmonds Community College Room and Board (2007)

Edmonds Community College offers campus housing for 59 of its 5,825 (full-time) students.

(Please refer to our profile of Lynnwood, 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.

Edmonds Community College Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 2,960
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 8,174
Room and board $ 4,500
Room charge $ 4,500
Books and supplies $ 908
Other expenses $ 1,941

Financial Aid:
Edmonds Community College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 500100)

Edmonds Community College Faculty

Edmonds Community College has a tenure system for faculty.

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
No academic rankcalendar year0*1*
All faculty totalcalendar year0*1*

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

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
No academic rankacademic year57$56,44769$57,000
All faculty totalacademic year57$56,44769$57,000

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

Edmonds Community College Athletics

Students on Athletic Scholarships (2007):

All Other Sports51722

Edmonds Community College Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
Business Administration and Management, General
E-Commerce/Electronic Commerce
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
International Business/Trade/Commerce
Marketing/Marketing Management, General

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Graphics
Computer Programming, Vendor/Product Certification
Computer Programming/Programmer, General
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other
Computer and Information Systems Security
Data Modeling/Warehousing and Database Administration
Data Processing and Data Processing Technology/Technician
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design
Web/Multimedia Management and Webmaster

Construction Trades
Building/Home/Construction Inspection/Inspector
Construction Trades, Other

Cooking And Culinary Arts
Culinary Arts/Chef Training

Education And Teaching
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Elementary Education and Teaching

Engineering Technician
Computer Technology/Computer Systems Technology
Electrical/Electronic/Communications Engr Technology/Technician
Engineering Technology, General
Robotics Technology/Technician

Hospitality Administration/Management, General
Tourism and Travel Services Management
Tourism and Travel Services Marketing Operations

Landscaping And Horticulture
Applied Horticulture/Horticulture Operations, General
Landscaping and Groundskeeping
Plant Nursery Operations and Management

Legal Assistant/Paralegal

Liberal Arts
English Language and Literature/Letters, Other
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies

Audiovisual Communications Technologies/Technicians, Other
Graphic and Printing Equipment Operator, General Production

Medical Administration
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary
Medical Reception/Receptionist

Medical Support And Technology
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Assistant
Electrocardiograph Technology/Technician
Pharmacy Technician/Assistant

Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Health Aides/Attendants/Orderlies, Other
Nurse/Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)

Nutrition And Exercise Therapy
Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/Counselor

Office And Administration
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General
Data Entry/Microcomputer Applications, General
General Office Occupations and Clerical Services
Office Management and Supervision

Photography And Commercial Art
Commercial Photography

Production Trades
Welding Technology/Welder

Real Estate And Construction Management
Construction Management

Physical Sciences

Therapy And Counseling
Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions, Other
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling

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Edmonds Community College Highlights

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What Sets Edmonds Community College Apart:

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% of degrees in office and administration
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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 Offers weekend classes
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked On-campus day care
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers remedial adult education
checked Option to study abroad
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library
checked Offers campus housing
checked Tenure system for quality teaching
checked Offers athletic scholarships

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