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                                       Business & Office Technology
                                       Applications Support
                                       Business Information Technology
                                       College Transfer
                                       Associate of Arts (A.A.) degree
                                       Associate of Science (A.S.) degrees
                                       Creative Arts
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                                       Apparel Design                                                                                                                                                                                       Associate of Science (A.S.) Degree
                                       Commercial Photography
There’s something
                                       Film & Video Communications
to fit everyone                        Graphic Design
at Seattle Central.                    Publishing Arts
Our two-year                           Deaf /ASL Studies
degrees offer a                        Deaf Interpreter Training
solid foundation                       Deaf Studies
for transferring                       Interpreter Training
to a four-year                         Education/Teacher Training
college or university.                 Health
We also offer                          Dental Hygiene
professional and                       Nursing, Associate Degree Program
technical training                     Opticianry
programs that                          Respiratory Care

prepare you for                        Surgical Technology
                                                                                     eattle Central Community College                              Seattle Central Community College is committed to the concept and practice of
a high-demand career.                  Human Services                                overlooks downtown Seattle from Capitol Hill and
                                                                                                                                                   equal opportunity for all its students, employees, and applicants in education,
                                                                                                                                                   employment, services and contracts, and does not discriminate on the basis of
                                       Bachelors of Applied Science (B.A.S.)                                                                       race or ethnicity, color, age, national origin, religion, marital status, sex, gender,
Call us at                             degree                                        is the only community college in the city core. With          sexual orientation, Vietnam-era or disabled veteran status, political affiliation
206.587.3800                           Chemical Dependency Specialist           a student body of 10,000, the college is large enough to           or belief, citizenship/status as a lawfully admitted immigrant authorized to
                                                                                                                                                   work in the United States, or presence of any physical, sensory, or mental
or visit us                            Social & Human Services                  be diverse and innovative, yet offers small class sizes to         disability, except where a disability may impede performance at an acceptable
online at                              IT – Information Technology              provide individual attention.                                      level. In addition, reasonable accommodations will be made for known physical
                                                                                                                                                   or mental limitations for all otherwise qualified persons with disabilities. The                     Database Administration &               Whether you want to train for a new career, begin your              following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding non-
                                       Development                             college education, or prepare to transfer to a four-year
                                                                                                                                                   discrimination policies including those related to Sec 504 ADA and Title IX:
                                                                                                                                                   Kathryn Woodley, Seattle Central Community College, 1701 Broadway, Mailstop
Seattle Central                        Networking Design & Administration/                                                                         2BE4180, Seattle, WA, 206.587.5417.
                                       CISCO                                   college, we have a place for you.
Community College                                                                                                                                  Seattle Central will make every effort to ensure that the lack of English skills will
1701 Broadway                          Programming                             Get started!                          not be a barrier to admission and participation in vocational education programs.
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Seattle, WA 98122
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Seattle Central Community              Seattle Culinary Academy                admissions office               career services center              disability support services                    veterans affairs
College is a state-supported           Culinary Arts                           Room BE1104                     Room BE1102 E1                      Room BE1112                                    Room BE1104 C
public institution accredited by
                                       Specialty Desserts & Breads             206.587.5450                    206.344.4383                        206.587.4183 v/tty                             206.587.4147
the Northwest Commission on
Colleges and Universities, an          Seattle Maritime Academy                  
institutional accrediting body         Marine Deck Technology                                                                                                                                     veterans.php
recognized by the Council for Higher                                           advising center                 college transfer center             financial aid
Education Accreditation and the
                                       Marine Engineering Technology                                                                                                                              Worker retraining
                                                                               Room BE1102                     Room BE1102 F                       Room BE1104 C
U.S. Department of Education.          Wood Construction Center                                                                                                                                   Room BE4177
Seattle Central Community                                                      206.587.4068                    206.587.5469                        206.587.3844
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College is a member of the Seattle                                   
Community College District.            Carpentry                                                                                                                                        
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ASSociAte of Science (A.S.) Degree

Start your four-year degree here.                                                                                            “After transferring into the University

                                                                                                                             of Washington, Seattle Central graduates
    f a baChelor’S degree iS your goal,                      About Associate of Science degrees
                                                                                                                             achieve as high or higher academic
    take your first two years at Seattle Central             There are two distinct Associate of Science degree options:
    Community College. It’s a place to develop               a.S.-dta The most common is the Associate of Science–
                                                                                                                             performance than students who started
    new friendships and be involved in academic,             Direct Transfer Agreement (A.S.-DTA) 90-credit degree. It       at the UW as freshmen.”
    athletic, cultural, political and social activities.     prepares students to go into science-related majors while                                                              Data source: MRTE
You’ll be in good company—the college transfer               still fulfilling general education requirements.
student population is the largest on campus with             a.S.-t, associate of Science–transfer degrees are               Academic Advising Center
approximately 4,000 students. And tuition is about half      designed for students who need to fulfill particular            Room BE1102D, 206.587.4068
the price of a four-year college.                                                                                  
                                                             prerequisites for their four-year college science major.
                                                                                                                                                                                                        CurriCuluM (Subject to change)
instructional excellence                                     ■ A.S.-T Option 1 provides preparation for specific majors
                                                                                                                                                                                                        Classes must be selected from an approved list published
Our faculty’s credentials compare favorably with                 such as Biological Sciences, Environmental Science,         The Academic Advising Center can help you plan                             in the most current Seattle Community Colleges catalog:
those of university professors; nearly one-third hold            Earth Sciences, Chemistry, and Geology.                     and satisfy degree requirements by:                              
doctorates, and all hold master’s degrees. Classes           ■ A.S.-T Option 2 provides preparation for specific majors      ■ Helping you develop a long-range educational plan
                                                                                                                                                                                                        Associate of Science – Direct Transfer Agreement
are challenging and designed to prepare you for the              such as Atmospheric Sciences, Computer Science,             ■ Reviewing requirements for a successful transfer
                                                                                                                                                                                                        The A.S.-DTA is a 90-credit degree that fulfills general education
rigors of a four-year school. Students receive advanced          Engineering, and Physics.                                   ■ Assisting with schedule planning                                         requirements (freshman- and sophomore-level) for those who
education in small, creative classes.                                                                                                                                                                   wish to pursue a four-year degree in the sciences at college and
                                                             What is the Direct Transfer Agreement (DTA)?                    College Transfer Center                                                    universities which accept the DTA.
                                                             The DTA ensures that students who complete the Associate        Room BE1102F, 206.587.5469
“Seattle Central is a community college                      of Science degree (A.S.–DTA) will have satisfied the lower                                            Basic Requirements – 20 credits
                                                                                                                                                                                                        English Composition . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
 of choice for ambitious, high-achieving                     division general education requirements for various   
                                                                                                                                                                                                        Mathematics . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5
 students.”                                                  baccalaureate institutions. While some institutions may         The College Transfer Center can assist you with                            Computer Science . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5
                      The New York Times, "Education Life"   guarantee admission into the university, the DTA does not       transfer planning and provides:
                                                             guarantee acceptance into the major of your choice.                                                                                        Distribution (Electives)– 30 credits
                      April 22, 2007                                                                                         ■ Quarterly transfer fairs and events
                                                                                                                                                                                                        15 credits required in each of two distribution areas:
                                                             Colleges that accept the DTA:                                   ■ Transfer planning workshops
                                                                                                                                                                                                        Visual, Literary and Performing Arts . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15
research opportunities                                       Antioch University              Pacific Lutheran University     ■ Library of catalogs, transfer guides, and applications
                                                                                                                                                                                                        Individuals, Cultures and Societies . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15
Seattle Central’s new $26 million Science and                Bastyr University               Saint Martin’s University       ■ Internet access to research four-year colleges
                                                                                                                                                                                                        Within each distribution area, students are required to take
Mathematics building has state-of-the-art laboratories       Central Washington University   Seattle Pacific University         and universities                                                        courses from at least two different disciplines.
and equipment to prepare you for whatever course             Cornish College of the Arts     Seattle University              ■ Review of admissions essays and applications
                                                                                                                                                                                                        Natural World & Pre-Major Requirements – 40 credits
of study you’re pursuing. And if you’re interested in        Eastern Washington University   The Evergreen State College     Science and Mathematics division office                                    Must include lab sciences in two different disciplines.
scientific research, you can gain college credit and         Gonzaga University              Washington State University                                                                                Course selection should comply with the major of the four-year
                                                                                                                             Science and Mathematics Building
work with researchers at UW, Seattle Biomedical              Heritage College                Western Washington University                                                                              institution to which the student plans to transfer.
                                                                                                                             Room SAM 110, 206.587.3858
Research Institute, or the Burke Museum on an                Northwest University            Whitworth College
                                                                                                                             The division office can help you with:                                     Associate of Science–Transfer
individual research project.                                                                                                                                                                            Please be advised that Option 1 and 2 are not part of the DTA.
                                                                                                                             ■ General questions
                                                             Does uW-Seattle honor the DTA?                                                                                                             Consult an academic advisor to plan your schedule.
Applying for admission is easy                                                                                               ■ Contacting division instructors or dean
                                                             No. However, the University of Washington-Seattle reviews                                                                                  A.S.-T Degree OPTION 1
Seattle Central has an open admissions policy. Apply                                                                         ■ Tutoring information
                                                             all students with an A.A. or A.S. who have a minimum                                                                                       Biological Sciences, Environmental Sciences, Chemistry, Geology,
online at Admission                                                                           ■ Getting involved in undergraduate research
                                                             GPA of 2.5, but considers several other factors in your                                                                                    Earth Sciences
does not guarantee entry into a specific program.                                                                            ■ Obtaining syllabi
                                                             application. Nearly one-half of all Seattle Central transfers                                                                              A.S.-T Degree OPTION 2
                                                             are to UW-Seattle.                                              Curriculum, tuition and fees subject to change.                            Engineering, Computer Science, Physics, Atmospheric Science
                                                                                                                             Refer to the District catalog at

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