Best Online Colleges in Washington
The schools on this list are the best online colleges in Washington state based on the tuition rate and the median salary reported by alumni. Seattle University is ranked #1 and has the highest reported alumni salary at $100,200. Washington State University, in second place, offers over 70 online degree options, such as a BA in Integrated Strategic Communication or a BS in Economic Sciences. With an annual tuition rate of only $6,006 and 37 online bachelor's degrees to choose from, Central Washington University offers a range of options at an affordable cost.
|Rank||School||Annual Tuition||Mid-Career Salary|
|# 1||Seattle University||$45,765||$100,200|
|# 2||Washington State University||$10,368||$91,500|
|# 3||Western Washington University||$8,342||$89,500|
|# 4||City University of Seattle||$20,520||$87,000|
|# 5||Central Washington University||$6,006||$84,900|
|# 6||Eastern Washington University||$6,542||$72,900|
|# 7||Northwest University||$13,350||$71,100|
|# 8||Bellevue College||$6,610||$66,400|
|# 9||North Seattle College||$6,615||$48,700|
|# 10||Heritage University||$17,988||$49,800|
Online Colleges in Washington Ranking Details
For each school, we conducted manual research to provide prospective students with more details about the schools' online programs. Explore online degrees offered and accreditation information below.
- WGU 2018 Annual Report Western Governors University. Accessed February 18, 2020. https://www.wgu.edu/content/dam/western-governors/documents/annual-report/annual-report-2018.pdf.