Why Choose Cascadia?

Your road to success starts at Cascadia College. In the first two years you’ll usually complete the basic courses required by most universities in the United States, while earning your associate’s degree. Then we help you to transfer to a leading university to complete your bachelor’s degree in about two more years

Cascadia will help you:

  • Transfer to a top university
  • Save money while still getting a first class education
  • Build a strong foundation in English with our English Foundations program
  • Become accustomed to the education system and culture in the United States
  • If needed, you may earn a high school diploma while also earning your associate degree 

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Academic Excellence in State of-the-Art Facilities

  • At Cascadia 25% of professors have PhD degrees.
  • Small class size means more attention to students.
  • Newest community college in Washington state means state-of-the-art technology.
  • The average age of a Cascadia student is 21.8 years, the youngest average age in the state.

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Partners with University

of Washington Bothell

Cascadia shares a campus and facilities with the University of Washington Bothell. This partnership offers Cascadia students many of the benefits of a four-year university without the high cost. Benefits include:

  • Shared use of the entire University of Washington library system.
  • Shared use of food services and the newly-built athletic fields.
  • Some classes are taught by UWB faculty.
  • Shared use of newly opened $19.7 million Student Activities Center.

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Experience the best of the United States

in an ideal location

Cascadia College is located on the west coast of the United States, only 12 miles (19 km) from Seattle. The area has world-class companies such as Starbucks, Microsoft, Boeing, T-Mobile and Amazon.com. Cascadia’s beautiful campus is also within walking distance of shops, restaurants, nature trails, mountain ranges and the Puget Sound.

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Academic Programs

Small classes. Enthusiastic professors. Hands-on group projects. These are just a few of the experiences you'll have as a student at Cascadia College. To give you an edge in the 21st-century workplace, most of our degree programs integrate several traditional fields of study to give you a wide range of knowledge that employers really value.