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Capitol Hill Seattle Blog | September 23, 2016
Photo recap: "Central to the Community"

Capitol Hill Times| September 23, 2016
Seattle Central celebrates 50 years

KOMO| September 23, 2016
Seattle Central celebrates 50th Anniversary with march and ceremonial reopening

KNKX| September 22, 2016
50 Years Of Activism, Education Highlight Seattle Central College's History

The Seattle Times| September 22, 2016
Seattle Central College turns 50, celebrates history of social activism

Capitol Hill Seattle Blog| September 20, 2016
Seattle Central marks 50 years of activism on Capitol Hill

The Seattle Times | September 15, 2016
Seattle Culinary Academy alum launches impressive Ballard restaurant

Geekwire | September 4, 2016
Coding apprenticeships at Seattle Central help fill the tech talent gap

Seattle Times | August 28, 2016
Sound Transit to increase light rail service at beginning of academic year

Crosscut | August 24, 2016
President Edwards Lange nominated for public service award

The Seattle Times | July 30, 2016
Seattle Maritime expanding to train mariners for growing opportunity

Seattle Magazine | July 29, 2016
Apparel alum and Neiman Marcus exec talks about style influences

The Seattle Times | July 26, 2016
Seattle Culinary students contribute to 'Burning Beast' food festival

KOMO | July 21, 2016
Seattle Maritime Academy preparing next generation of mariners

KTVN (PRWEB) | July 15, 2016
Sustainable roof tops new Seattle Maritime Academy building

The AACC 21st Century Center | July 14, 2016
Seattle Central preparing tomorrow's IT workers

The Seattle Times | July 7, 2016
College to offer coding apprenticeships to train workers for tech industry

The Capitol Hill Times | July 6, 2016
Photographer’s Two Lives Converge At Seattle Central Exhibit

KUOW | July 2, 2016
Somali mother and student gives back to community

Inside Higher Ed | June 24, 2016
Prisoners to Get 'Second Chance Pell' through Seattle Central

The Capitol Hill Times | June 24, 2016
Seattle Central providing education to prisoners through Pell Grant pilot

The Seattle Times | June 23, 2016
Pilot program funds state inmates’ pursuit of college degrees

Northwest Asian Weekly| June 23, 2016
Graduates celebrated at Benaroya Hall

The Capitol Hill Times | June 22, 2016
Affordable arts venues at Seattle Central

Mukilteo Beacon| June 21, 2016
Alum launches sculpture exhibition in Everett

The Stranger | June 21, 2016
Instructor Daudi Abe on 'a black life that almost mattered'

Forbes | June 18, 2016
Seattle Central takes innovative approach to medical marijuana education


Faces of Seattle Central

Open House to feature college transfer, career programs

Free event on May 20 to include campus tours, live jazz, prizes and more 

Are you thinking about enrolling in college this year but don’t know where to begin? Or you’re not sure which program is right for you? People in the community will have an opportunity to learn about Seattle Central College’s many degree and certificate programs during its annual open house on May 20. The free event, called “Spring into Central,” will be held on the main floor of the Broadway Edison Building at 1701 Broadway, and will feature campus tours, light refreshments, prizes, live jazz and more. Free parking is available at the Seattle Central garage at 1609 Harvard Ave.

Representatives from admissions and financial aid will be on hand to answer questions and help individuals begin the application process. Staff from the college transfer and professional-technical programs will also be available to provide information. Specific programs include culinary arts, maritime, information technology, creative arts and more.

Each year, more than 16,000 students choose Seattle Central to help reach their educational goals. The college offers two bachelor’s degrees, 32 associate degrees and 45 professional certificates in 28 fields of study. About half enroll in the College Transfer program to begin their education before transferring to a four-year school. One third enroll in a professional-technical program to prepare for a career. Continuing Education classes and programs in adult basic education, GED preparation and English as a Second Language are also available.

Located in the dynamic and urban Capitol Hill neighborhood, Seattle Central is one of the most diverse institutions of higher learning in Washington state.

WHAT: Seattle Central College Open House (Spring into Central), an opportunity for community members to visit campus and learn more about degrees and programs

WHO: Anyone interested in pursuing a college education

WHEN: Tuesday, May 20, 2014 from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.

WHERE: The main floor of the Broadway Edison Building at 1701 Broadway in Seattle. Free parking is available at the Seattle Central garage at 1609 Harvard Ave.

COST: Free! In addition, there is no charge for parking.


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