Kennewick, WA Colleges

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Kennewick

Kennewick is a city in Benton County in the southeastern part of the U.S. state of Washington, near the Hanford nuclear site. It is the most populous of the three cities collectively referred to as the Tri-Cities (the others being Pasco and Richland). Kennewick is located along the southwest bank of the Columbia River, opposite Pasco and just south of the confluence of the Columbia and Yakima rivers. The population was 73,917 at the 2010 census. April 1, 2012 estimates from the Washington State Office of Financial Management put the city's population at 75,160.

The nearest commercial airport is the Tri-Cities Airport in Pasco, a regional commercial and private airport.

Forbes magazine named Kennewick the #2 area in the United States for job growth, while nearby Yakima was named #1. The article cites the number of scientists employed by the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory and area farmland for this outlook.

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Schools in and around Kennewick, WA

Name
Victoria's Academy of Cosmetology
Less than 2 years (below associate); Private for profit
Columbia Basin College
Four or more years; Public; $5,542 average out-state tuition; $3,383 average in-state tuition
Lucas Marc Academy
At least 2 but less than 4 years; Private for profit
Academy of Cosmetology
At least 2 but less than 4 years; Private for profit
Walla Walla University
Four or more years; Private not for profit; $23,670 average out-state tuition; $23,670 average in-state tuition
Whitman College
Four or more years; Private not for profit; $40,180 average out-state tuition; $40,180 average in-state tuition
Blue Mountain Community College
At least 2 but less than 4 years; Public; $10,800 average out-state tuition; $3,600 average in-state tuition

Kennewick, WA Scholarships

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