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South Puget Sound Community College

Olympia, WA
University Website: www.spscc.ctc.edu
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South Puget Sound Community College is a community college located in southwest Olympia, Washington, USA. It is located in a residential area just off the junction between US Route 101 and Interstate 5. The college contains 125 acres (0.51 km2) and is serving about 6,800 full and part-time students as of the 2008 fall quarter student count.

Average full-time tuition rates are $980–$2700 (this depends on the residential standing of the student.) There are a large variety of certifications, degrees, and general education opportunities at this institution.

STUDENT SENATE

The student senate of SPSCC is a large part of the operating staff of the institution. They are essentially the representatives of the student body to the president's staff, and the rest of the administrative branch of the school. There are 3 executive officers in this operation. These include Associated Student Body (ASB) President, Vice-President for Administration & Finance, and Vice-President for Clubs & Organizations. The Senate is made up of 4 somewhat interchangeable positions. They include Senator for Legislative Affairs, Senator for Diversity & Equity, Senator for Administration, and Senator for Public Relations.

Campus Activities Board

Plan, organize and run on and off campus events.

THE SOUNDS NEWSPAPER

A student led newspaper is provided approximately once a month, for free throughout the school.

Library Media Center

The Library/Instructional Support Services provides access to information, ideas and creative works to further the South Puget Sound Community College’s mission of student success in postsecondary academic transfer and workforce education that responds to the needs of the South Sound region.

The library website gives student access to many online databases, eReserves, and eBooks. The website was maintained by the webmaster and heartthrob Robert Pratt.

HAWKS PRAIRIE CAMPUS

A satellite campus is located in the neighboring city of Lacey at the Hawks Prairie center.

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Fast Facts

  • Public, At least 2 but less than 4 years
  • students
  • $8,707.00 avg tuition

2011 Mottman Rd SW
Olympia, WA 98512-6292
(360) 596-5241

Areas of Study:

  • Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • Engineering Technologies And Engineering Related Fields
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Legal Professions And Studies
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mechanic And Repair Technologies/Technicians
  • Personal And Culinary Services
  • Physical Sciences
  • Precision Production
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South Puget Sound Community College

Statistics:
Applied 0
Admitted 0 NaN%
Enrolled total 0
Full Time: 0
Part Time 0
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 0 0
SAT Math 0 0
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 0 0
ACT Composite 0 0
ACT English 0 0
ACT Math 0 0
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 56%
4-year graduation rate
6-year graduation rate
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy Yes
Secondary School GPA Not applicable
Secondary School Rank Not applicable
Secondary School Record Not applicable
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Not applicable
Admission Test Scores Not applicable
TOEFL Not applicable
Other Tests Not applicable
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

South Puget Sound Community College

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $3,472.00 $3,472.00 $8,707.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $113.00 $113.00 $113.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $95.00 $95.00 $266.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $0.00 $8,460.00 $3,108.00
Other Expenses $0.00 $3,216.00 $3,108.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $0.00
Graduate Application Fee $0.00
Books and Supplies $972.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 47%
Percent receiving grant aid 42%
Avg amount of grant aid $4,932.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 12%
Avg amount of student loan aid $4,755.00

South Puget Sound Community College

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
AGRICULTURE, AGRICULTURE OPERATIONS, AND RELATED SCIENCES
Applied Horticulture/Horticulture Operations, General X
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping X
Business Administration and Management, General X
Business/Commerce, General X
Office Management and Supervision X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer Programming/Programmer, General X
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications X
Data Entry/Microcomputer Applications, General X
Data Modeling/Warehousing and Database Administration X
Data Processing and Data Processing Technology/Technician X
EDUCATION
Early Childhood Education and Teaching X
Elementary Education and Teaching X
ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIES AND ENGINEERING-RELATED FIELDS
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General X
Surveying Technology/Surveying X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Dental Assisting/Assistant X
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary X
Medical/Clinical Assistant X
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse X
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
Fire Science/Fire-fighting X
LEGAL PROFESSIONS AND STUDIES
Legal Administrative Assistant/Secretary X
Legal Assistant/Paralegal X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies X
MECHANIC AND REPAIR TECHNOLOGIES/TECHNICIANS
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician X
PERSONAL AND CULINARY SERVICES
Culinary Arts/Chef Training X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Physical Sciences X
PRECISION PRODUCTION
Welding Technology/Welder X

Scholarships for Students in Washington

Name Amount Deadline
NATAS Northwest Scholarship $2,500 February 15, 2017
Robert E. Thunen Memorial Scholarship $2,500 April 01, 2017
Solarity Credit Union Scholarship $2,400 February 24, 2017
Valera Lea Stevens Memorial Scholarship Varies February 17, 2017
Calbick Family Education Scholarship Varies February 17, 2017
Big Bend Community College Foundation Returning Student Scholarship Varies February 17, 2017
Marion Maccarrell Scott Scholarship Varies January 31, 2017

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