We invite you to take advantage of our small classes, outstanding faculty, involved staff, personal educational advising, excellent student support services, and more affordable tuition.

Areas of Study

Three Colleges With More Than 130 Programs

You can study almost anything at Seattle Colleges. The programs at our three colleges are organized by eight Areas of Study.

  • Arts, Design, and Graphics
  • Business and Accounting
  • Culinary, Hospitality, and Wine
  • Education and Human Services
  • Health and Medical
  • STEM
  • Skilled Trades and Technical Training
  • Social Sciences, Humanities, and Language

Find the area that speaks to you and then go to the Programs pages at our colleges (below) to start exploring. Or you can download the Areas of Study flyer to see all the programs we offer.

Still have questions? Visit one of our career centers or attend an information session at one of our colleges to explore and learn more. 

 North Seattle College student taking notes in classroom

Programs at North

At North Seattle, you can prepare for transfer to a four-year school, continue your education beyond an associate degree with a Bachelor of Applied Science degree, or train (or retrain) for a career.

 Seattle Central College Creative Academy class outside in the sun

Programs at Central

Seattle Central offers a variety of high-quality, affordable programs—including bachelor’s degrees, associate degrees, and professional certificates—that can help you meet your educational and career goals.

 South Seattle College automotive students working in the shop

Programs at South

South Seattle opportunities include high school completion, ESL classes, career training, college transfer and applied bachelor’s degrees, short-term training, and personal enrichment courses.