City University of Seattle

country rank  922
world rank  3138

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University Overview

Established in 1973, City University of Seattle is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Bellevue (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Washington. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): United States Aberdeen, Centralia, Everett, Longview, North Seattle, Port Angeles, Renton, Shoreline, Tacoma, Vancouver; Outside of the U.S. Canada, Mexico, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Greece, Romania, Slovakia, Switzerland, China, Australia. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities, City University of Seattle (CityU) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. City University of Seattle (CityU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 45 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 80-90% making this US higher education organization a least selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Acronym CityU
Founded 1973
Motto BeCitywise
Colours Maroon, wheat and gray

University Location

Address 521 Wall Street
Bellevue (population range: 50,000-249,999)
98121 Washington
United States
T +1 (425) 637 1010
F +1 (425) 709 5361
Other locations United States Aberdeen, Centralia, Everett, Longview, North Seattle, Port Angeles, Renton, Shoreline, Tacoma, Vancouver; Outside of the U.S. Canada, Mexico, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Greece, Romania, Slovakia, Switzerland, China, Australia

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 15,000-17,500 US$
(11,000-12,900 Euro)
17,500-20,000 US$
(12,900-14,700 Euro)
Int'l student 15,000-17,500 US$
(11,000-12,900 Euro)
17,500-20,000 US$
(12,900-14,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 80-90%
Admission Office 11900 NE First Street
Bellevue 98005
+1 (425) 637 1010
(800) 426 5596

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 3,000-3,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 300-399
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Quarters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities


Year of first Accreditation
1978


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Project Management Institute Global Accreditation Center for Project Management Education Programs (GAC)

Affiliations

  • Council of Independent Colleges (CIC)

Academic Structure


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Site last updated: Wednesday, 14 November 2018