Colleges and Universities

Colleges, Universities
Technical Schools

Carrington College

Spokane Campus
10102 E. Knox Ave., Suite 200
Spokane, WA    99206
(509)  378-3628

Community Colleges of Spokane
501 N. Riverpoint Blvd
Spokane, WA    99202-1647 
(509) 434-5107 
Liberal arts transfer, career and technical education, worker retraining, business and industry training, adult literacy, business and community continuing education, rural education, senior programs, women's programs. 
Spokane Community College (SCC)
1810 North Greene Street
Spokane, WA   
(509) 533-7000
Spring 2014 FTE Enrollment:  Undergraduate/Graduate:  11,888 / NA

Spokane Falls Community College  (SFCC)
3410 West Fort George Wright Drive
Spokane, WA  
(509) 533-3500

Eastern Washington University
526 5th St
Cheney, WA    99004-1619  
(509) 359-6200
Spring 2014 FTE Enrollment:  Undergraduate/Graduate:  12,791 total students
Regional comprehensive education. 
EWU Riverpoint Campus
310 N Riverpoint Blvd, #160
Spokane. WA   
(509) 368-6510
Programs for communication disorders, occupational therapy, physical therapy and dental hygiene and education. 

Fairchild Air Force Base
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
6 W. Castle St.
Fairchild Air Force Base, WA   99011
(509) 244-3832
Spring 2014 FTE Enrollment:  Undergraduate/Graduate:  36 / 11
Aviation-oriented degrees.  

Park Univeristy Fairchild Campus Center
6 W. Castle, Ste. 118
Fairchild Air Force Base, WA  999011
(509) 244-2020
Management, business. 
Webster University
Fairchild Air Force Base 
6 West Castle Street
Fairchild AFB, WA   99011-9406
(509)  244-2079
Fax: 509-244-2085
Business degrees and online education. 

Glen Dow Academy of Hair Design

309 West Riverside
Spokane, Washington    99201
(509)  624-3244
Fax:   (509) 624-3351

Gonzaga University  
502 East Boone Avenue
Spokane, WA 
(509) 328-4220   
(800) 986-9585
Center for Community Service-Learning, Director Todd Dunfield 
Spring 2014 FTE Enrollment:  Undergraduate/Graduate:  5,132 / 1,454 / 365 law students
Liberal arts and sciences, business, education, engineering and applied science, law, leadership, nursing. 
Gonzaga University School of Law
721 N. Cincinnati St
Spokane, WA  992902
(509) 313-5790
A private, professional, Jesuit law school, producing graduates who are pursuing justice and finding solutions to legal challenges - today and in the future.

ITT Technical Institute
13518 E. Indiana
Spokane, WA   99216   
(509) 926-2900

Moody Bible Institute - Spokane
611 E. Indiana Avenue
Spokane, WA   99207
(509) 487-1769
Spring 2014 FTE Enrollment:  Undergraduate/Graduate:  650 / NA
Bachelor-level degree programs. 

Northwest HVAC/R Training Center
(HVAC/R:  heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration)
204 E. Nora Ave
Spokane, WA   99207
(509) 747-8810
Toll free: (800) 786-3148
Fax: (509) 747-8845

Spokane Tribal College
Spokane Tribe of Indians Building
1025 W. Indiana Ave.
Spokane, WA  99205
(509) 326-1700
Students do not need to be of Native ancestry to attend Spokane Tribal College.  Classes are offered in Spokane and on the Spokane Indian Reservation at Wellpinit, Washington.  A total of 77 students attended in 2014.  There is a discount in tuition for tribal members and descendants. 

STC offers four AA/AAS degrees (two year program), and two Certificate programs (one year of study). We are currently offering AAs in Liberal Arts and Native American Studies, AASs in Business Technology and Business Management, Media Design, and CCs in Native American Studies and Office Professions.  A Forestry degree will soon be available. 

Some of what we teach is about understanding communication and presentation.  Different cultures have different mannerisms and ways of interacting in various situations.  We incorporate Native American history and experiences into our courses. 

University of Phoenix
8775 E. Mission
Spokane, WA   99212
(509) 327-2443
Business management, information technology, criminal justice, health administration, health, online education. 

Washington State University at Spokane
600 North Riverpoint Boulevard
Spokane, WA  99210
(509) 358-7500
Spring 2014 FTE Enrollment:  Undergraduate/Graduate:  582 / 649, includes professional students
Health sciences and health professions, education, social and policy sciences, science, technology.  College of Nursing, College of Pharmacy, speech and hearing sciences, health policy and administration program, nutrition and exercise physiology program. 
Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine
Accepting students in the fall of 2017.  Each course will be taught by an interdisciplinary team of physicians and scientists.  Medical students will spend their first 2 years doing academic work in Spokane before they are assigned to clinical training at the university's campuses in Spokane, the Tri-Cities, Vancouver and Everett. 

College of Pharmacy

WSU Health Sciences Spokane
Class of 2019 has begun with 122 student pharmacists.

Western Governors University (WGU Washington)
Washington’s only state-endorsed all-online nonprofit university, offering bachelor’s and master’s degree programs designed to meet the needs of working adults.  Students demonstrate their knowledge through writing papers, completing assignments and passing exams.  Tests are proctored via webcam.  Class mentors guide students through the courses.  Adults can earn an accredited degree at half the cost of most other universities.  Their flat rate tuition for most programs is $2,890 per 6-month term.  This locally and nationally accredited university is located in Ephrata, WA.   1-877-214-7004 

Whitworth University  
300 West Hawthorne Road
Spokane, WA  
(509) 777-1000 
Spring 2014 FTE Enrollment:  Undergraduate/Graduate:  2,270 / 210
Liberal arts, science. 

Source:  College/University websites; The Spokesman-Review; and the Journal of Business 2015 Book of Lists.

  • 40% of freshmen entering Washington state colleges and universities must enroll in remedial pre-college classes, primarily math.
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