Why do almost 16,000 students choose Seattle Central College each year? We offer what they need to succeed. Top academic programs, many paths to academic transfer, career prep, and basic studies – all in one of the most vibrant neighborhoods in one of the nation’s most diverse, thriving cities.
Whatever you want to do, we have a program to help you do it. Three bachelor's degrees, 29 associate degrees and 16 professional certificates in 26 programs of study. Almost half of our students are working towards Associate of Arts or Associate of Science degrees to prepare them for transfer to four–year colleges or universities. To build successful careers, about a third of our students pursue career training programs to learn marketable skills in fields such as healthcare, information technology, business, culinary arts, maritime, social and human services and more. We also serve students with courses in basic studies, continuing education and other programs.