imageCascadia at a Glance
 

Year Founded

1994 – the newest community college in the state
 

Highest Enrolled Programs

Business
Engineering
Environmental Technologies
Integrated Studies
Networking
Pre-Nursing
Science
Web Applications


 

Location

Located in Bothell, Washington on a modern campus shared with University of Washington Bothell


 

Total Enrollment

4,703 students in 2012-2013


 

Average Class Size

24 students


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Faculty

33% of full-time faculty hold PhDs (highest among state’s community and technical colleges)


 

Service Area

Cascadia was established to serve the Northshore, Lake Washington, and Riverview school districts. However, students come from across south Snohomish County, north King County and beyond to attend college at Cascadia


 

Student Demographics

The Cascadia student population is unique to the state community and technical college system

21.5 years is the average student age (youngest in state)

56% of students work while going to college (highest in state)

76% of students enroll with the intention of transferring to a 4-year program (highest in state)