A classic and historic looking architecture of Savery hall at the university of Washington, in Seattle, Washington, USA - Credit: wcjho | BigStockPhoto.com

Best ‘Value Colleges’ in WA and OR, According to Forbes [list]

Picking the right college is hard enough, and we do have amazing choices in Washington and Oregon.  But ‘which’ one is the best value?  Well according to Forbes, the UW tops that list.  In fact it’s 23rd overall in the country.

  • Total annual cost (out of state tuition): $47,817
  • In-state tuition: $12,394
  • Average salary after attending: $52,100 (according to Dept. of Education statistics)

So, maybe staying close to home as we further our education is the ‘smart’ thing to do:)  Check out who else tops the list and story source (HERE).

AboutShellie Hart

Your workday host is a longtime Seattle Radio Midday Air-Personality. Shellie grew up in Burien and now lives in West Seattle. She’s the on-court Entertainment Emcee for our 2X WNBA Championship Team SEATTLE STORM. Shellie is also committed to Children’s Hospital with weekly participation in their CHILD LIFE Program, dedicating over a 100 hours of volunteer time annually. People ask all the time, “What’s your favorite part of the job?”, and my response is YOU! Sure I get to meet all kinds of famous people, but it’s engaging with the people and their Northwest families that makes me happy”