College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities in its annual rankings and ranks them in a variety of ways, including most diverse, best overall quality, best for non-traditional students, and much more.
According to College Factual's 2024 analysis, Big Bend Community College is ranked #1,905 out of 2,217 schools in the nation that were analyzed for overall quality. This is an improvement over the previous year, when Big Bend Community College held the #1,977 spot on the Best Overall Colleges list.
Out of the 51 colleges in Washington, Big Bend Community College is ranked at #44.
Since Big Bend Community College has an open admissions policy, being accepted to the school isn't that hard. However, a full basic things - such as a high school diploma or equivalent - may be required. Also, go over your application to make sure it is complete before you submit it.
The student to faculty ratio at Big Bend Community College is about average at 17 to 1. This ratio is often used to gauge how many students might be in an average class and how much time professors will have to spend with their students on an individual level. The national average for this metric is 15 to 1.
Another measure that is often used to estimate how much access students will have to their professors is how many faculty members are full-time. The idea here is that part-time faculty tend to spend less time on campus, so they may not be as available to students as full-timers.
The full-time faculty percentage at Big Bend Community College is 100%. This is higher than the national average of 47%.
During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 1,892 undergraduates at Big Bend Community College with 1,359 being full-time and 533 being part-time.
|$0-30 K||$30K-48K||$48-75||$75-110K||$110K +|
The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Big Bend Community College, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.
It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At Big Bend Community College, approximately 6% of students took out student loans averaging $5,310 a year. That adds up to $21,240 over four years for those students.
The student loan default rate at Big Bend Community College is 11.0%. This is about the same as the national default rate of 10.1%.
Contact details for Big Bend Community College are given below.
|Address:||7662 Chanute St Ne, Moses Lake, WA 98837-3299|
Online learning is becoming popular at even the oldest colleges and universities in the United States. Not only are online classes great for returning adults with busy schedules, they are also frequented by a growing number of traditional students.
In 2020-2021, 1,312 students took at least one online class at Big Bend Community College. This is a decrease from the 1,607 students who took online classes the previous year.
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*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
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