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Seattle Central College

Seattle, WA 2-Year Public
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About Central Seattle

Seattle Central College Overview

Seattle Central College is a public, state school in the city of Seattle, Washington. Central Seattle was founded in 1966 and enrolls 5,763 undergrads and no graduate students. Central Seattle ensures on-campus housing for students. The majority of students live on campus.

📆 Mark your calendar! The deadline to apply regular decision to Central Seattle for Fall 2023 is August 31.

There are many ways for students to get involved at Central Seattle!

Are you interested in music or performing? Sing in a chorus or perform with one of Central Seattle's theater groups.

Interested in journalism or communications? Central Seattle students can write for the campus newspaperor be a producer for the student-run television channel.

Central Seattle does not have any greek life opportunties.

Planning to play sports? Central Seattle has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at Central Seattle on the Student Life page.

2022 Central Seattle Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Quarter
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
In-State Tuition $3,727
Out-of-State $3,727

Is Central Seattle a Good School?


There is no one way to define a "good" college or university. Some factors that can help you determine what a good school for you might be include admissions criteria, acceptance rate, tuition costs, and more.

Let's take a look at these areas to get a clearer look at what Central Seattle offers and if it might be the right college for you.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Central Seattle

Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. It is a way to measure how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61% for public schools, and 67% for private, non-profit schools.

Job Outcomes for Central Seattle Grads

Job placement rates after graduation and average starting salaries can all give important clues about the value of a degree from a specific school.

Check with Central Seattle directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Central Seattle

Cost is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.

For information on Central Seattle's financial aid options for first-year students, check with the school directly.

The 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022

Some aid is awarded on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA as soon as you can. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! No one should ever pay to fill out the FREE Application for Federal Student Aid, (FAFSA), so don't give your money (or info!) to any website that claim you do.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Central Seattle.

Based on this information, does Central Seattle seem like a good fit? Remember, the best school for one person may not be the right school for someone else! So ask yourself: Is Central Seattle a good school for you?

If Seattle Central College seems like a school you want to apply to, click the heart button to save it to your college list.


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Where is Seattle Central College Located?

Central Seattle is located in the urban setting of Seattle, Washington.

If you want to see Central Seattle for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 5 to Seattle, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Seattle-Tacoma International.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Central Seattle and Seattle are like without leaving home.

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College Info

1701 Broadway Seattle, WA 98122-2400

Campus Setting: Urban

Central Seattle Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 31

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Central Seattle is Aug 31.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Central Seattle is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Central Seattle ACT Scores

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Central Seattle SAT Scores

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Composite SAT Range

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Central Seattle Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$3,779

In State

$3,779

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$3,453
$3,453
Fees
$326
$326
Housing
Unknown
Unknown
Books
Unknown
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Student Life

Wondering what life at Central Seattle is like? There are approximately 5,763 students enrolled at Central Seattle. 25% percent of students attend school full-time, 99% percent are from WA and 1% percent of students are from other states.

25%

Full Time

35%

Part Time

99%

In State

1%

Out-of-State

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

5,763

Campus Setting

Urban

Acceptance Rate

N.A.

Tuition and Fees

In State

$3,779

Out-of-State

$3,779

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Aug 31
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