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Our Worker Retraining coordinators can help you prepare for your next job.

at Central

at North
Workforce Education Specialist

at South
Keith Marler

at SVI

Program Options

Seattle Colleges offer more than 135 professional/technical programs which range in length from one quarter to seven quarters. Our colleges work closely with industry to develop and maintain these programs, and prepare our graduates for the job market.

Many of these professional/technical programs qualify for Worker Retraining, and several are considered “High Demand Jobs.” Consult with the Worker Retraining coordinator to see which specific programs qualify, as they are subject to change.

Professional / Technical Program Options
College Location
KEY: C = Central; N = North; S = South; V = SVI
Arts / Design / Graphics / Media
  Apparel Design C
  Graphic Design C
  Photography C
Automotive Technology / Diesel / Truck Driving
  Auto Body Collision Repair S
  Automotive Technology S
  Diesel & Heavy Equipment Technology S
  NATEF Certificates S
Aviation Maintenance / Aeronautical Technologies
  Aeronautical Technology S
  Aviation Maintenance / Airframe & Powerplant S
  Aviation Maintenance / Aviation Airframe Mechanic S
  Aviation Maintenance /Aviation Powerplant Mechanic S
Bachelor of Applied Science (BAS) Degrees
Business / Accounting
  Accountancy (CPA Preparation) N
  Accounting N S
  Administrative Assistant N
  Bookkeeping N
  Business Information Technology C S
  Computerized Accounting Technology N
  Customer Service / Advanced Customer Service N
  Entrepreneurship N
  Foundation Office Clerk V
  General Business N
  International Trade N
  Medical Front Office V
  Medical Office Clerk S
  Project Management N
  Retail Management N
  Supervision & Management S
Child and Family Studies
  Child and Family Studies C
  Communication & Media Arts N
  Communications, Business & Media N
Construction / Carpentry / Building Trades / Apprentice Training
  Building Trades Apprentice - Journey-Level Programs S
  Cabinetmaking & Fine Woodworking C
  Carpentry C
  Marine Carpentry / Boatbuilding C
  Pre-Apprentice Construction Training (P.A.C.T.) V
  Wood Construction C
  Cosmetology V
Culinary Arts / Food Production / Hospitality BAS
  Catering & Banquet Operations S
  Culinary Arts C S
  Hospitality Management BAS Degree S
  Pastry & Baking Arts S
  Restaurant Production S
  Specialty Desserts & Breads C
  Wine & Food Pairing S
  Wine Making S
  Wine Marketing & Sales S
Drafting / CAD Technologies
  Architectural Engineering Drafting N
  Engineering Graphics & Design Technology S
  Early Childhood Education N
  Initial State Certificate with Short State Certificate of Specialization N
  Parent Education N
Electronics / Engineering / Telecommunication
  Aviation Electronics Technician N
  Broadband Cable Technology N
  Electronics Engineering Technology N
  Electronics Technology N
  Electronics Telecommunications Technology N
  Engineering Technology S
  Industrial Power & Control Technology N
  Sustainable & Conventional Energy & Control Technology N
Health-Related Professions
  Allied Health Sciences C N
  Clinical Lab Assisting N
  Dental Assistant V
  Dental Hygiene C
  Emergency Medical Technician N
  Expanded Function Dental Auxiliary C
  Medical Administrative Specialist V
  Medical Assisting / Medical Assistant N V
  Medical Fundamentals for Clinical Research N
  Medical Office Administration N
  Medical Reception, Basic N
  Nursing (LPN to RN) C N S
  Nursing (Practical - LPN) N S
  Nursing (Registered - RN) (Associate's Degree) C N S
  Nursing Assistant Certified C N S
  Nursing Assistant Certified (I-BEST) N
  Opticianry C
  Pharmacy Technician N
  Phlebotomist (I-BEST) N V
  Respiratory Care C
  Surgical Technology C
  HVAC Core N
  HVAC Service N
  HVAC Technology & Project Management N
Information Technology
  Applications Support C
  Computer Support Technician (I-Best) S V
  Computing Technology S
  Database Administration & Development C
  IT Controlled Electronic Systems N
  IT Systems Specialist S
  Mobile Product Development Specialist C
  Network & Server Adminstration Specialist N
  Network Administration S
  Network Design & Administration C
  Network Design & Administration CISCO C
  Programming C
  Web Design C
  Web Development C
Interpreter Training / Sign language
Landscape Horticulture
  Horticultural Studies S
  Landscape Design and Construction S
  Sustainable Land Management S
Maritime Training / Seattle Maritime Academy
  Deckhand Cook C
  Marine Deck Technology C
  Marine Engineering Technology C
Multi-Occupational Trades
  Nanotechnology N
Real Estate
  Appraisal (Trainee) N
  Commercial Real Estate N
  Commercial Real Estate Sales & Investment N
  Escrow N
  Loan Originator N
  Loan Processing N
  Property Management N
  Real Estate Basics N
  Real Estate Sales (Basic & Advanced) N
Social & Human Services
  Applied Behavioral Science BAS Degree C
  Chemical Dependency Specialist C
  Service Learning C
  Social & Human Services C
Watch Technology
  Watch Technology N
  Welding Fabrication Technology S
Work Experience / Cooperative Education / Internships
  On-the-job Learning for college credit C N S