Skagit Valley College

Mount Vernon, WA

School Background

2022 Undergraduate Enrollment: 2,987
Graduate Enrollment: 0
Baccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Associate's Dominant
Highest degree awarded: Bachelor's
Religious Affiliation: None

Campus Details

Small City (<100k)
Four-year, small, primarily nonresidential // medium full-time, inclusive, higher transfer-in

Applicant and Admittance Traits

2022 Admission Rate: 0%

Male/Female: 38% / 62% (2017)

First generation college students: 44.0% (2017)
Percentage of students who are married when enrolled: 24.2% (2017)
Percentage of students who are veterans: 1.0% (2017)

Test scores for admission:


Appliants applying to 2+ schools: 36.7% (2017)
Appliants applying to 3+ schools: 21.8% (2017)
Appliants applying to 4+ schools: 13.2% (2017)
Appliants applying to 5+ schools: 8.4% (2017)

Ethnicity Information

White: 55.5%
Black: 2.1%
Hispanic: 23.3%
Asian: 4.5%
American Indian/Alaska Native: 0.8%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.5%
2+ races: 6.9%
Non-resident alien: 1.2%
Unknown race: 5.2%

Costs & Fees

2022 Average Tuition & Fees (Room/Board/Books): $14,065
In-State tuition: $4,431
Out-of-State tuition: $7,507

Estimated books and supplies: $960 (2022)
Estimated on-campus room & board: $9,650 (2022)
Estimated on-campus other fees: $3,000 (2022)

Estimated off-campus room & board: $9,650 (2022)
Estimated off-campus other fees: $3,000 (2022)

Average Family Income: $40,616 (2017)
Median Family Income: $22,051 (2017)

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Percentage of students receiving Pell Grant: 21.3%
Percentage of students with Federal Loans: 5.3%

Median federal loan debt at graduation: $13,805 (2021)
Median federal loan payment: $146 (2021)

Household Income Net Cost
0-$30k $6,500
$30k-48k $6,855
$48k-75k $8,082
$75k-110k $12,469
$110k+ $13,666

Graduate Outcomes & Job Placements

4-year graduation rate: 0%
6-year graduation rate: 35%

1 year post-graduation workforce participation: 87.5% (2020)

Loans

Median federal debt for graduates: $13,805 (2021)
Median federal debt for non-graduates: $6,999 (2021)

Median federal debt for first-generation graduates: $9,379 (2021)
Median federal debt for Pell grant recipient graduates: $9,500 (2021)

Ability to Repay Loans

Graduates, % of Loans in Repayment
(Non-delinquent/default)
Percentage
@1 Year 60.6% (2015)
@3 year 67.4% (2017)
@5 year 67.6% (2017)


1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid (Non-delinquent/default) - Pell Grant Recipients: 29.2% (2015)
1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid - 1st Generation Attendees: 39.4% (2015)

Earnings Power

Median earnings, 1 year post graduation: $33,981 (2020)
Median earnings, 4 years post graduation: $41,470 (2020)

Popular Majors

Type of Degree Major 2022 Graduates Median Federal Debt Median Monthly Payment 1yr Median Earnings (monthly gross) 4yr Median Earnings (monthly gross)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications. 1
Associate's Degree Culinary Arts and Related Services. 7
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods. 63
Associate's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods. 10
Associate's Degree Teaching Assistants/Aides. 3
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians. 4
Associate's Degree Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians. 3
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Drafting/Design Engineering Technologies/Technicians. 3
Associate's Degree Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. 405 $8,788 $98 $28,403 ($2,367) $32,544 ($2,712)
Associate's Degree Biology, General. 20
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Health and Physical Education/Fitness. 13
Associate's Degree Physical Sciences. 37
Associate's Degree Criminal Justice and Corrections. 12
Associate's Degree Fire Protection. 8
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Geography and Cartography. 5
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Technologies. 8
Associate's Degree Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Technologies. 33 $47,552 ($3,963)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Precision Metal Working. 7
Associate's Degree Precision Metal Working. 20
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Design and Applied Arts. 6
Associate's Degree Music. 3
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Dental Support Services and Allied Professions. 6
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Health and Medical Administrative Services. 20 $23,964 ($1,997)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services. 36
Associate's Degree Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services. 24 $37,919 ($3,160)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions. 15
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Agricultural Production Operations. 1
Associate's Degree Agricultural Production Operations. 2
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Food Science and Technology. 8
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Natural Resources Conservation and Research. 1
Associate's Degree Natural Resources Conservation and Research. 6
Bachelor's Degree Natural Resources Conservation and Research. 6
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Natural Resources Management and Policy. 17 $35,556 ($2,963) $51,899 ($4,325)
Associate's Degree Natural Resources Management and Policy. 2
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication. 1
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Data Processing. 1
Associate's Degree Data Processing. 2
Associate's Degree Computer Science. 4
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Computer Software and Media Applications. 27
Associate's Degree Computer Software and Media Applications. 13
Associate's Degree Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions. 23 $27,244 ($2,270)
Associate's Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 65 $19,325 $201 $72,631 ($6,053) $66,978 ($5,582)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Practical Nursing, Vocational Nursing and Nursing Assistants. 124 $32,446 ($2,704) $42,046 ($3,504)
Associate's Degree Business/Commerce, General. 37
Associate's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 13
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Accounting and Related Services. 9
Associate's Degree Accounting and Related Services. 8
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Business Operations Support and Assistant Services. 7
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations. 2
Associate's Degree Marketing. 9
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Specialized Sales, Merchandising and Marketing Operations. 5
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Culinary Arts and Related Services. 2


Campus Resources

Average faculty salary: $75,447
Full time faculty: 100%

Undergraduate student-to-faculty ratio: 18.0

School's endowment start of year: $15,531,851 (2022)
School's endowment end of year: $19,089,237 (2022)