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2016 Undergraduate Tuition
$6,054 Out-of-State
After Financial Aid
2014 Student Loan
Default Rate
2016 Enrolled Students
50.7% full-time
2016 Graduation Rate
142 Graduates

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The median in-state tuition at Shoreline Community College is $3,328, which is $106 more than the national median in-state tuition of $3,222. The cost of out-of-state tuition is $6,054, which is 181% of the cost for in-state students, and is $882 less than the national median out-of-state tuition of $6,936.

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $7,757.

In 2016, 25% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 9% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

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Shoreline Community College has a total enrollment of 5,805 students. The full-time enrollment at Shoreline Community College is 2,946 students and the part-time enrollment is 2,859. This means that 50.7% of students enrolled at Shoreline Community College are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Shoreline Community College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 42.4% White, 10.5% Asian, 8.77% Two or More Races, 6.93% Hispanic or Latino, 5.37% Black or African American, 0.64% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.45% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at Shoreline Community College in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority White Male (10%), followed by White Female (8.08%) and Two or More Races Female (2.52%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority N/A N/A (N/A), followed by N/A N/A (N/A) and N/A N/A (N/A).

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In 2016, 26 fewer women than men graduated from Shoreline Community College. The majority of students graduating from Shoreline Community College are White. These 840 graduates mean that there were 3.93 times more White graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, Asian, with 214 graduates.

The most common Bachelor's Degree awarded at Shoreline Community College is Liberal Arts & Sciences with 576 graduates, followed by Registered Nursing with 77 graduates and Physical Sciences with 39 graduates.

The most specialized major across all degree types at Shoreline Community College, meaning they have significantly more graduates than the national average across all institutions, is Communication Technologies, with 59 graduates, followed by Engineering Technologies with 212 graduates and Science Technologies with 14 graduates.


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Shoreline Community College has an endowment valued at nearly $2.27M, as of the end of the 2015 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $6,647 (0.29%), compared to the 0.69% average return ($21,444 on $3.12M) across all Associate's Colleges.

In 2015, Shoreline Community College had a total expenditure of $57M. Of that $57M, they spent $27.9M on salaries and $8.4M on benefits.

Shoreline Community College employs 128 No academic ranks, N/A N/A, and N/A N/A. Most academics at Shoreline Community College are Female No academic ranks (78), Male No academic ranks (50), and N/A N/A (N/A).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Shoreline Community College are: Office and Administrative Support, with 71 employees, Management, with 54 employees, and Natural Resources, Construction, and Maintenance with 23 employees.



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