Washington Open Admissions Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2020

Open admissions means that any prospective student who has completed high school or attained a GED certificate may enroll in classes. A qualifying GPA or standardized test scores (SAT or ACT) scores are not necessary for to attend these schools with open admissions policies.

How much does it cost to attend open admissions college in Washington?   The average annual in-state college tuition in Washington was $12,739 for the 2018-2019 academic year. This is a change of $399 from the 2015-2016 average of $12,340 and represents a 3.23% annual increase. The list of Washington open admissions colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating.

Our guide surveyed tuition data from the 40 open admissions colleges and universities in Washington, the most popular being Bellevue College with 6,866 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $3,547. Heritage University is the most expensive open admissions school in Washington with an in-state tuition of $17,824.

Click on any school for current tuition, future cost estimates, school specific savings plans and estimated student loan payments. Washington colleges can also be filtered by public, private, community colleges and four year schools. Additionally, cost based sorting is available for the lowest and highest tuition options. Jump directly to our ranking of best values in Washington or cheap Washington colleges guide.

Rating is a CollegeCalc proprietary national percentile ranking of a college's overall difficulty and educational effectiveness. An average score is 50. Dollar value is a measure of a school's academic rating compared with the average net price paid. Colleges which are ranked "n/a" didn't report sufficient data to formulate a score. Learn more about our ratings.

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2018-2019 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2018-2019 academic year.

Explore Washington Colleges

School Tuition Rating $Value
Bates Technical College
Tacoma, 2,033 Students
$4,257 - -
Bellevue College
Bellevue, 6,866 Students
$3,547 - -
Bellingham Technical College
Bellingham, 1,441 Students
$2,625 - -
Big Bend Community College
Moses Lake, 1,456 Students
$3,936 - -
Cascadia Community College
Bothell, 1,644 Students
$3,547 - -
Centralia College
Centralia, 1,649 Students
$4,026 - -
City University of Seattle
Bellevue, 363 Students
$16,973 - -
Clark College
Vancouver, 4,907 Students
$3,961 - -
Clover Park Technical College
Lakewood, 2,290 Students
$5,040 - -
Columbia Basin College
Pasco, 3,928 Students
$4,635 - -
Edmonds Community College
Lynnwood, 3,577 Students
$3,782 - -
Everett Community College
Everett, 4,086 Students
$3,539 - -
Faith Evangelical College & Seminary
Tacoma, 129 Students
$7,425 - -
Grays Harbor College
Aberdeen, 1,283 Students
$3,547 - -
Green River Community College
Auburn, 5,326 Students
$3,547 - -
Heritage University
Toppenish, 826 Students
$17,824 - -
Highline Community College
Des Moines, 3,673 Students
$3,192 - -
Lake Washington Institute of Technology
Kirkland, 1,745 Students
$2,808 - -
Lower Columbia College
Longview, 1,492 Students
$3,548 - -
Northwest Indian College
Bellingham, 377 Students
$4,032 - -