UW Bothell Alert

The SR-522/I-405 exit ramp to the south entrance of the UW Bothell/Cascadia CC campus will be closed beginning Wednesday, Sept. 17 until further notice. Drivers are advised to take the Beardslee exit (195th street) as an alternative.

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About UW Bothell

Fast Facts 2010-11

Since its founding in 1990, the University of Washington Bothell has been proud to offer a unique student-centered approach to education to citizens in north King, Snohomish, and Skagit counties.

Located just 14 miles north of downtown Seattle, UW Bothell's main campus is situated on the edge of the state's most successful wetlands restoration site, providing educational and research opportunities for all. The institution also offers classes in Bellevue, Everett and Mount Vernon.

Demographics

Enrollment

Headcount: 3,272
FTE: 2,880

Gender

  • Female:
    57%
  • Male:
    43%

Ethnicity

  • Caucasian: 55%
  • Asian: 24%
  • Hispanic: 6%
  • African American: 5%
  • American Indian: 1%
  • Hawaiian/
    Pacific Islander:
    < 1%
  • Other: 9%

Age Range

  • 17-25:
    59%
  • 26-35:
    27%
  • 36 & up:
      14%

Top Five
Counties of Residence

  • King: 60%

  • Pierce: <1%
  • Whatcom: <1%
  • Snohomish:
    28%
  • Island: <1%

Top Five
Cities of Residence

  • Seattle:
    14%
  • Bothell:
    10%
  • Everett: 6%
  • Lynnwood: 6%
  • Bellevue:
    7%

Points of Interest

Top Four Countries of Origin for International Students

  • China
  • Republic of Korea
  • India
  • Taiwan

Top Five
Feeder High Schools

  • Inglemoor Senior High School
  • Lynnwood High School
  • Mariner High School
  • Kamiak High School
  • Mountlake Terrace High School

Top Five
Transfer Colleges

  • Bellevue College
  • Cascadia Community College
  • Edmonds Community College
  • Everett Community College
  • Shoreline Community College

Average Class Size

  • Undergraduate: 30
  • Graduate: 14

Average Credit Load Per Student

  • Undergraduate: 13.5
  • Graduate: 8.8

UW Bothell Personnel

  • Staff: 214
  • Faculty: 224

Current Programs of Study

Undergraduate

  • American Studies (BA)
  • Applied Computing (BA)
  • Biology (BS)
  • Business (BA)
    • Accounting (option)
    • Finance
    • Management
    • Management Information Systems
    • Marketing
    • Technology and Innovation Management
  • Business Administration (BA) Bellevue
    • Entrepreneurship
    • Finance
    • International Business
  • Community Psychology (BA)
  • Computing & Software Systems (BS)
  • Culture, Literature & the Arts (BA)
  • Electrical Engineering (BS)
    (hybrid: online/on campus)
  • Environmental Science
    • Conservation and Restoration Ecology
    • Earth Science Systems
  • Environmental Studies (BA)
  • Global Studies (BA)
  • Interdisciplinary Arts (BA)
  • Interdisciplinary Studies (BA)
    • Individualized Study
    • Media & Communication Studies
  • Science, Technology & Society (BA)
  • Society, Ethics & Human Behavior
  • Nursing (BSN) Bothell, Everett & Mount Vernon

Post-Baccalaureate

  • K-8 Teacher Certification
  • Professional Certification

Graduate

  • Business Administration (MBA)
    • Leadership (Bellevue)
    • Technology (Bothell)
  • Computing & Software Systems (MS)
  • Cultural Studies (MA)
  • Education (M.Ed.)
    • Leadership Development for Educators (M.Ed.)
    • Professional Certification
    • Reading Endorsement
    • Secondary & Middle Level Teacher Certification (M.Ed.): Biology, English/ Lnaguage Arts, History, Mathematics, and Social Studies
    • Master of Education (M.Ed.) Professional Certificate
  • Nursing (MN)
  • Policy Studies (MA)

Degrees Under Development, Subject to Hec Board Approval

  • Climate Science & Policy (BS)
  • Creative Writing & Cultural Poetics (MFA)
  • Electrical Engineering (BS) Everett
  • Global & Public Health Studies (BA)
  • Interdisciplinary Studies (BA)
    • African Studies (Minor)
    • Civic Engagement (Minor)
    • Diversity (Minor)
    • Ecological Restoration (Tri-Campus Minor)
    • History (Minor)
    • Women Studies (Minor)
  • Interactive Media (BA)

Degrees Approved for Launch in Fall 2011/ Winter 2012

  • Interdisciplinary Studies (BA)
    • Law, Economics & Public Policy (Option)

All statistics are obtained from the UW Bothell Registrar's Office and represent Autumn 2009 data only unless otherwise noted.

 

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Did you know?

  • UW Bothell has awarded over 10,000 degrees and 660 certificates.
  • 72% of students are enrolled full-time and 28% are enrolled part-time.
  • 57% of current students receive financial aid.
  • UW Bothell's economic impact to Washington state is $191 million and to the city of Bothell $103 million.
  • 71 students are in off-campus student housing
  • UW Bothell is one of the most ethnically diverse public university's at 36%
  • UW Bothell has awarded scholarships totaling $351,000 to 132 recipients.
  • UW Bothell offered $18.8 million in aid funds to 1,611 students during the 2009-10 academic year.
  • UW Bothell has an endowment of $2,640,521 as of July 1, 2010.