Washington State Community College

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2017 Undergraduate Tuition
$4,170
0% growth from 2016
2017 Average Net Price
$7,340
After Financial Aid
2016 Student Loan
20.8%
Default Rate
2017 Enrolled Students
1,821
39.6% Full-Time
2017 Graduation Rate
25.3%
57 Graduates

About

Washington State Community College is a higher education institution located in Washington County, OH. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Washington State Community College were .

In 2017, 417 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Washington State Community College. 57.6% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 42.4% awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were white (395 degrees), 56.4 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (7 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Washington State Community College is $4,170, which is $-3,244 less than the national average for Associates Colleges ($7,414).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Washington State Community College is $4,170, which is $-3,244 less than the national average for Associates Colleges ($7,414).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $7,340.

In 2017, 35% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 29% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$4,170
2017 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2017, the cost of tuition at Washington State Community College was $4,170. The cost of tuition at Washington State Community College is $-3,244 less than than the overall (public and private) national average for Associates Colleges ($7,414).

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Average Net Price

$7,340
2017 Value
1.46%
1 Year Growth

In 2017 Washington State Community College had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $7,340. Between 2016 and 2017, the average net price of Washington State Community College grew by 1.46%.

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Average net price is calculated from full-time beginning undergraduate students who were awarded a grant or scholarship from federal, state or local governments, or the institution.

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Other Student Expenses

$5,850
Room and Board
$1,896
Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Washington State Community College was of $5,850 in 2017. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,896. The cost of room and board did not change between 2016 and 2017. The cost of books and supplies decreased by 0.211% during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

35%
Of Undergraduates Receive Grants
29%
Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

35% of undergraduate students at Washington State Community College received grants or loans in 2017. This represents a decline of 12.5% with respect to 2016, when 40% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

This chart compares the average award discount at Washington State Community College (in red) with that of other similar universities.

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Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.
20.8%
2016 Default Rate
88
Number of Defaults

In 2016 the default rate for borrower's at Washington State Community College was 20.8%, which represents 88 out of the 423 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

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Enrollment

Washington State Community College has a total enrollment of 1,821 students. The full-time enrollment at Washington State Community College is 721 students and the part-time enrollment is 1,100. This means that 39.6% of students enrolled at Washington State Community College are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Washington State Community College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 94.1% White, 1.48% Hispanic or Latino, 1.21% Two or More Races, 1.15% Black or African American, 0.824% American Indian or Alaska Native, 0.384% Asian, and 0.165% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at Washington State Community College in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority White Female (57.8%), followed by White Male (35.8%) and Black or African American Female (1.25%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

39.6%
Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Washington State Community College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 1,821 students. The full-time enrollment at Washington State Community College is 721 and the part-time enrollment is 1,100. This means that 39.6% of students enrolled at Washington State Community College are enrolled full-time compared with 36% at similar Associates Colleges.

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Retention Rate over Time

57%
2017 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at Washington State Community College was 57%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Associates Colleges (61%), Washington State Community College had a retention rate lower than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    1,714
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    27
  3. Two or More Races
    22

The enrolled student population at Washington State Community College is 94.1% White, 1.48% Hispanic or Latino, 1.21% Two or More Races, 1.15% Black or African American, 0.824% American Indian or Alaska Native, 0.384% Asian, and 0.165% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Associates Colleges is 45.9% White, 25.3% Hispanic or Latino, and 12.8% Black or African American.

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Graduates

In 2017, 63 more women than men received degrees from Washington State Community College. The majority of degree recipients at Washington State Community College are white (395 degrees awarded). There were 56.4 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (7 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Washington State Community College is N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Washington State Community College, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Natural Resources & Conservation (13 degrees awarded), Engineering Technologies (38 degrees), and Mechanical Technologies (39 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

Most Common Job

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Washington State Community College are Registered nurses (1,302,431 people), Medical & health services managers (139,059 people), Pharmacists (129,798 people), Elementary & middle school teachers (122,013 people), and Nurse practitioners & nurse midwives (121,006 people).

The most specialized majors at Washington State Community College are Natural Resources & Conservation (13 degrees awarded), Engineering Technologies (38 degrees), Mechanical Technologies (39 degrees), Precision Production (9 degrees), and Health (145 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Washington State Community College are Physicians, Public relations specialists, Surgeons, Podiatrists, and Marketing managers

The most specialized majors at Washington State Community College are Natural Resources & Conservation (13 degrees awarded), Engineering Technologies (38 degrees), Mechanical Technologies (39 degrees), Precision Production (9 degrees), and Health (145 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Washington State Community College are General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (1,438,767 people), Elementary & secondary schools (310,984 people), Outpatient care centers (202,550 people), Offices of physicians (189,434 people), and Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (166,656 people).

The most specialized majors at Washington State Community College are Natural Resources & Conservation (13 degrees awarded), Engineering Technologies (38 degrees), Mechanical Technologies (39 degrees), Precision Production (9 degrees), and Health (145 degrees).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by Washington State Community College.
Most Common
  1. N/A
    N/A degree-majorss awarded
  2. N/A
    N/A degree-majorss awarded
  3. N/A
    N/A degree-majorss awarded

In false, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Washington State Community College was N/A with N/A degree-majorss awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

Degrees Awarded to Men
  1. 177
  2. 240

In 2017, 177 degrees were awarded to men at Washington State Community College, which is 0.738 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (240).

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Most Common Male Majors

In false, 32 degrees were awarded to men at Washington State Community College in Automobile Mechanics Technology, which is Infinityk times more than the 0 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In false, 21 degrees were awarded to women at Washington State Community College in Licensed Practical & Vocational Nurse Training, which is 21 times more than the 1 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

16%
100% Completion Time
31%
150% Completion Time

In 2017, 16% of students graduating from Washington State Community College completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 31% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 35% within 200%.

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Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.
Hispanic or Latino Female
Highest Graduation Rate (50%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Washington State Community College is Female and Hispanic or Latino (50% graduation rate). Across all Associates Colleges, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (68.1%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 1.75% of graduates (1 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    395 degrees awarded
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    7 degrees awarded
  3. Two or More Races
    5 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Washington State Community College is white (395 degrees awarded). There were 56.4 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (7 degrees).

1.2% of degree recipients (5 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic
  1. White Female
    229 degrees awarded
  2. White Male
    166 degrees awarded
  3. Hispanic or Latino Female
    4 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Washington State Community College is white female (229 degrees awarded). There were 1.38 times more white female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white male (166 degrees).

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Operations

Washington State Community College has an endowment valued at nearly $434k, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $60k (13.8%), compared to the 2.22% average return ($81.1k on $3.66M) across all Associates Colleges.

In 2017, Washington State Community College had a total salary expenditure of $14M. Washington State Community College employs 19 Assistant professors, 15 Professors, and 6 Instructors. Most academics at Washington State Community College are Female Assistant professors (14), Female Professors(10), and Male Professors (5).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Washington State Community College are: Management, with 20 employees, Office and Administrative Support, with 12 employees, and Natural Resources, Construction, and Maintenance with 6 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$434k
2017 Endowment
0.231%
growth from 2016

Washington State Community College has an endowment valued at about $434k, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The endowment of Washington State Community College grew 0.231% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $3.22M lower than than the median endowment of Associates Colleges according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Associates Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Career & Technical-High Nontraditional Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts
  1. $863k - Federal
  2. $487k - State
  3. $20k - Local

As of 2017, Washington State Community College received $863k in grants and contracts from the federal government, $487k from state grants and contracts, and $20k from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$5.21M
2017 Salaries
5.44%
decline from 2016

In 2017, Washington State Community College paid a median of $5.21M in salaries, which represents 37.3% of their overall expenditure ($14M) and a 5.44% decline from the previous year. This is compared to a 13.4% decline from 2015 and a 4.73% decline from 2014.

The median for similar Associates Colleges is 14.9M (41.7% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$2.21M
Instructional Salaries
46
Number of Employees

In 2017, Washington State Community College paid a total of $2.21M to 46 employees working as instructors, which represents 42.4% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $4.51M (29.6%) for similar Associates Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Career & Technical-High Nontraditional.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Assistant professor
Most Common Instructor
19 Employees
Management
Most Common Non-Instructional Employee
20 Employees

In 2017, the most common positions for instructional staff at Washington State Community College were Assistant professor with 19 employees; Professor with 15 employees; and Professor with 6 employees.

In 2017, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Washington State Community College were Management with 20 employees; Office and Administrative Support with 12 employees; and Natural Resources, Construction, and Maintenance with 6 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic
  1. Female Assistant professor
  2. Female Professor
  3. Male Professor

In 2017, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Washington State Community College was Female Assistant professor with 14 employees, Female Professor with 10 employees, and Male Professor with 5 employees.

This chart shows the gender split between each academic rank present at Washington State Community College.

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