Bellevue College

3000 Landerholm Cir SE, Bellevue, WA

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Bellevue College (formerly known as Bellevue Community College), located in Bellevue, Washington, is a fully accredited institution that offers students the opportunity to earn career certificates, two-year associate degrees, and bachelor’s degrees, as well.

The campus and student life at Bellevue College will rival that of a large state university. BC offers a complete athletic program with 10 sports teams that are always top competitors. Bellevue College also offers many extra-curricular activities and clubs for students to participate in. Not only is there a student art gallery, there is also a student-led chorus and choir, as well as a jazz band.

Clubs offered at Bellevue College include: Performance Arts Club, LGBTQ & Allies Club, Computer Science Club, Black Student Union, Latino Students Club, and many more.

One of the most unique aspects of Bellevue College is its on-campus planetarium. Students can visit the planetarium at any time and enjoy unique perspectives of the sun, moon, and stars.

Bellevue also touts a fully-functioning student government in which students can participate. The student-elected council is involved in all policy-making that occurs at Bellevue College.

The cost to attend Bellevue College for in-state residents is $107.00 per credit hour for lower division classes and $245.00 per credit hour for upper division classes. Out-of-state residents can attend Bellevue College for $279.00 per credit hour for lower division classes and $598.00 per credit hour for upper division classes.

If you are interested in applying at Bellevue College, or would like more information regarding the programs of study offered there, click here to access the Bellevue College official website.

Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $7,300. To calculate a more personalized cost visit the net price calculator. There is also a $34 application fee for students applying to the school. The figures listed below are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.

Tuition & Fees Information

  • Tuition estimates per year:
    • State Residents: $3,400-$4,100
    • Out-of-State: $8,700-$10,470
  • Charges per unit:
    • In-State: $100-$120 per unit
    • Out-of-State: $280-$330 per unit

Financial Aid Details

The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student per year.

 Percent of StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid41%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships32%$5,435
Receiving Student Loans10%$4,827

Admissions, Academics, & Student Services

Student Services

To support students and graduates, Bellevue College may provide services including:

  • Online classes
  • Remedial instructional courses
  • Counseling assistance
  • Student employment
  • Assistance to find work
  • Child care

Graduation & Transfer Rates

Many community colleges are not only a source of technical or career training but also a stepping stone for students to transfer-out to a 4-year college, therefore we have included both graduation and transfer rates below and how this school compares against other community colleges in King County and community colleges in Washington as a whole.

 Bellevue CollegeKing CountyWashington
Graduation Rate24.0%30.4%29.5%
Transfer-out Rate17.7%23.0%19.5%

Specialized Programs & Accreditations

  • Medical Dosimetry Program
    • Accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (since 2010)
  • Associate's Degree in Nursing (ADN) Program (more info)
  • Bachelor's Degree in Nursing (BSN) Program (more info)
  • Nursing (MSN, DSN) Program (more info)
  • Radiation Therapist Program
    • Accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (since 1986)

Programs Offered

The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.

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(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)

Business and Marketing Studies

Communication Technology

Computer and Information Sciences



Foreign Languages and Literature

Health and Clinical Professions

Interdisciplinary Studies

    Liberal Arts and Sciences

    Physical Sciences

    Recreation and Fitness Studies

    Security and Protective Services

    Visual and Performing Arts

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