Green River College

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2017 Undergraduate Tuition

$3,468

15.4% growth from 2016

2017 Average Net Price

$9,229

After Financial Aid

2016 Student Loan

12.4%

Default Rate

2017 Enrolled Students

8,048

66.3% Full-Time

2017 Graduation Rate

32.2%

201 Graduates

About

Green River College is a higher education institution located in King County, WA. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Green River College were General Computer Programming (26 degrees awarded), Computer & Information Systems Security (26 degrees), and Entrepreneurial Studies (23 degrees).

In 2017, 2,873 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Green River College. 44.8% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 55.2% awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were white (1,371 degrees), 5.17 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (265 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Green River College is $3,468, which is $-9,422 less than the national average for Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges ($12,890).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Green River College is $3,468, which is $-9,422 less than the national average for Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges ($12,890).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $9,229.

In 2017, 25% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 10% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$3,468

2017 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2017, the cost of tuition at Green River College was $3,468. The cost of tuition at Green River College is $-9,422 less than than the overall (public and private) national average for Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges ($12,890).

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Average Net Price

$9,229

2017 Value

3.67%

1 Year Growth

In 2017 Green River College had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $9,229. Between 2016 and 2017, the average net price of Green River College grew by 3.67%.

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Other Student Expenses

$9,786

Room and Board

$1,173

Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Green River College was of $9,786 in 2017. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,173. The cost of room and board did not change between 2016 and 2017. The cost of books and supplies did not change during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

25%

Of Undergraduates Receive Grants

10%

Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

25% of undergraduate students at Green River College received grants or loans in 2017. This represents a decline of 3.85% with respect to 2016, when 26% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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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.

12.4%

2016 Default Rate

102

Number of Defaults

In 2016 the default rate for borrower's at Green River College was 12.4%, which represents 102 out of the 824 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

Green River College has a total enrollment of 8,048 students. The full-time enrollment at Green River College is 5,338 students and the part-time enrollment is 2,710. This means that 66.3% of students enrolled at Green River College are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Green River College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 41.4% White, 9.41% Two or More Races, 9.33% Asian, 9.33% Hispanic or Latino, 4.46% Black or African American, 0.721% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, and 0.509% American Indian or Alaska Native.

Students enrolled at Green River College in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority White Male (19.3%), followed by White Female (18.5%) and Hispanic or Latino Female (4.8%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

66.3%

Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Green River College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 8,048 students. The full-time enrollment at Green River College is 5,338 and the part-time enrollment is 2,710. This means that 66.3% of students enrolled at Green River College are enrolled full-time compared with 45.4% at similar Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges.

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Retention Rate over Time

N/A%

N/A 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 Green River College was N/A%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges (64%), Green River College had a retention rate approximately the same as its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    3,333

  2. Two or More Races

    757

  3. Asian

    751

The enrolled student population at Green River College is 41.4% White, 9.41% Two or More Races, 9.33% Asian, 9.33% Hispanic or Latino, 4.46% Black or African American, 0.721% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, and 0.509% American Indian or Alaska Native. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges is 46.1% White, 24.4% Hispanic or Latino, and 14% Black or African American.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 650 students (8.08%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2017, 299 fewer women than men received degrees from Green River College. The majority of degree recipients at Green River College are white (1,371 degrees awarded). There were 5.17 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (265 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Green River College is General Computer Programming (26 degrees awarded), followed by Computer & Information Systems Security (26 degrees) and Entrepreneurial Studies (23 degrees).

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Green River College, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Transportation (254 degrees awarded), Precision Production (254 degrees), and Construction (77 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 Green River College are Other managers (93,185 people), Elementary & middle school teachers (92,162 people), Postsecondary teachers (82,951 people), Physicians (70,166 people), and Other Physical Scientists (51,089 people).

The most specialized majors at Green River College are Transportation (254 degrees awarded), Precision Production (254 degrees), Construction (77 degrees), Physical Sciences (114 degrees), and Liberal Arts & Humanities (876 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 Green River College are Personal financial advisors, Surgeons, Securities, commodities, & financial services sales agents, Physicians, and Medical & health services managers

The most specialized majors at Green River College are Transportation (254 degrees awarded), Precision Production (254 degrees), Construction (77 degrees), Physical Sciences (114 degrees), and Liberal Arts & Humanities (876 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 Green River College are Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (161,428 people), Elementary & secondary schools (155,796 people), Construction (96,205 people), General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (81,908 people), and Computer Systems Design (67,640 people).

The most specialized majors at Green River College are Transportation (254 degrees awarded), Precision Production (254 degrees), Construction (77 degrees), Physical Sciences (114 degrees), and Liberal Arts & Humanities (876 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 Green River College.

Most Common

  1. 26 degrees awarded

  2. 26 degrees awarded

  3. 23 degrees awarded

In 2017, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Green River College was General Computer Programming with 26 degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

Degrees Awarded to Men

  1. 1,586

  2. 1,287

In 2017, 1,586 degrees were awarded to men at Green River College, which is 1.23 times more than the number of degrees awarded to females (1,287).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2017, 332 degrees were awarded to men at Green River College in Liberal Arts & Sciences, which is 0.61 times less than the 544 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2017, 544 degrees were awarded to women at Green River College in Liberal Arts & Sciences, which is 1.64 times more than the 332 male recipients with that same degree.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.

American Indian or Alaska Native Male

Highest Graduation Rate (50%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Green River College is Male and American Indian or Alaska Native (50% graduation rate). Across all Baccalaureate/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, 3.48% of graduates (7 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    1,371 degrees awarded

  2. Hispanic or Latino

    265 degrees awarded

  3. Asian

    247 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Green River College is white (1,371 degrees awarded). There were 5.17 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (265 degrees).

6.89% of degree recipients (198 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic

  1. White Male

    749 degrees awarded

  2. White Female

    622 degrees awarded

  3. Asian Male

    143 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Green River College is white male (749 degrees awarded). There were 1.2 times more white male recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white female (622 degrees).

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Operations

Green River College has an endowment valued at nearly $16.8M, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $1.02M (6.06%), compared to the 1.44% average return ($144k on $10M) across all Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges.

In 2017, Green River College had a total salary expenditure of $99.2M. Green River College employs 153 Instructors, 6 No academic ranks, and 0 N/A. Most academics at Green River College are Male Instructors (86), Female Instructors(67), and Male No academic ranks (3).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Green River College are: Management, with 148 employees, Office and Administrative Support, with 100 employees, and Service with 35 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$16.8M

2017 Endowment

8.82%

growth from 2016

Green River College has an endowment valued at about $16.8M, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The endowment of Green River College grew 8.82% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $6.75M higher than than the median endowment of Baccalaureate/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 Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges: Associates Dominant Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts

  1. $1.85M - Federal

  2. $3.38M - State

  3. $9.3M - Local

As of 2017, Green River College received $1.85M in grants and contracts from the federal government, $3.38M from state grants and contracts, and $9.3M from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$41.4M

2017 Salaries

0.487%

growth from 2016

In 2017, Green River College paid a median of $41.4M in salaries, which represents 41.7% of their overall expenditure ($99.2M) and a 0.487% growth from the previous year. This is compared to a 5.37% growth from 2015 and a 3.22% growth from 2014.

The median for similar Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges is 6.2M (33.2% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$10.1M

Instructional Salaries

159

Number of Employees

In 2017, Green River College paid a total of $10.1M to 159 employees working as instructors, which represents 24.4% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $3.15M (29.6%) for similar Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges: Associates Dominant.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Instructor

Most Common Instructor

153 Employees

Management

Most Common Non-Instructional Employee

148 Employees

In 2017, the most common positions for instructional staff at Green River College were Instructor with 153 employees; No academic rank with 6 employees; and No academic rank with 0 employees.

In 2017, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Green River College were Management with 148 employees; Office and Administrative Support with 100 employees; and Service with 35 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic

  1. Male Instructor

  2. Female Instructor

  3. Male No academic rank

In 2017, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Green River College was Male Instructor with 86 employees, Female Instructor with 67 employees, and Male No academic rank with 3 employees.

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