A. Overview

Founded in 1963, the Community Colleges of Spokane is comprised of two campuses, Spokane Community College and Spokane Falls Community College, just 6 miles/9.7 km (20 minutes) apart from each other. Spokane, Washington is a thriving college town built along a roaring river and surrounded by lush, natural beauty. Ranked one of the safest cities in the US, Spokane offers plenty to do close to both campuses. Whitewater rafting, snowboarding, and biking the historic Centennial Trail are among many outdoor activities. Hike through nature preserves or go camping at one of the area’s 76 lakes.

Discover the city’s great shopping and exciting nightlife flled with world-class restaurants, live music, and performing arts. At Spokane Community College, you'll fnd it all from a studentmanaged floral shop and a restaurant run by students in the college's culinary arts program, to a student-operated automotive repair center and cosmetology center. In Spokane Falls Community College’s 70,000 square-foot Student Union Building, students enjoy the open, airy Falls Cafe, the College Store, and a television lounge. The recreation center houses table tennis, billiards, and a game room.

Mission: To develop human potential through quality, relevant and affordable learning opportunities that result in improved social and economic well-being for our students and our state.
Vision: Community Colleges of Spokane transforms lives and uplifts humanity, inspiring students to lead communities, build the nation, and enrich the world.
Values: Excellence. Access. Achievement. Stewardship. Respect.

B. Why study with American Honors - Community Colleges of Spokane

Dining Options
SCC’s Bigfoot Bistro and Coffee shop is a great place to relax, study, or just hang out with friends. Hungry for a quick snack or lunch? Choose from the fresh-made Simply to Go deli sandwiches, assorted snacks, or fresh baked pastries.
At SFCC, check out the Cafe at the Falls. Choose from daily
specials on the grill, fresh salads, or daily-made pizza, just to name a few.
Performing Arts 
The SCC Players present a combination of performances, courses, and activities to Spokane Community College and to the Spokane community. Incorporating SCC students as actors, crew members, and filmmakers helps to enrich the students' experiences and provide an avenue of expression, interpretation,and overall personal enrichment.
The SFCC Fine Arts Gallery provides an educational experience to students and the Spokane community by featuring exhibitions from regional, national, and international artists working in a variety of media. All exhibitions and lectures are free and open to the public.
What to Wear
The climate in Spokane is dry and warm in the summer and cold and wet in the winter. Students and faculty dress casually at the Community Colleges of Spokane. A typical winter outfit might be jeans, boots, and a sweater; in the summer, when the weather is warm, many students wear shorts and sandals to class. A fleece jacket for fall and spring is a good item to have  over the course of the year.
Health & Wellness
The Student Health Clinic is open to all currently enrolled SCC and SFCC students. The walk-in clinic provides limited health care services by Washington State-licensed nurse practitioners (ARNPs). Services include diagnosis and management of minor illness and injury, interval management of stable chronic illness, simple diagnostic testing, clearance for return to school or work, TB testing, health promotion services and referral, and physical exams required by educational programs and the Department of Transportation. Most services are provided at no cost to students.
Safety & Security
At the Community Colleges of Spokane, campus safety is a top priority. The staff strive to provide an atmosphere that is safe, friendly, and positive for students, faculty, and guests. The Office of Campus Safety oversees the following areas: Security, Emergency Management, and Parking Services. Getting Around: Transportation Services It’s easy to get around town and visit nearby areas. Catch the bus or a train to take in the scenery and get to know your surroundings.

Available Courses

- Arts
- Business
- Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
- Pre-Nursing


United States
Spokane, Washington


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