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Prepare for a Career

Prepare to enter the workforce by completing an professional technical associate in arts degree or certificate. These degree and certificate programs are designed to provide the skills, knowledge and expertise to enter a particular career.

With a professional Technical AA degree you can:

  • Prepare for a career
  • Earn certificates on the way
  • Have opportunities for transfer

The Associate in Arts (AA) degrees are generally two to three year programs (90+credits). Certificate completion times range from one quarter to one year (8-45 credits). In some cases, you can obtain a certificate on the way to completing the degree For a list professional technical degrees and certificates, program outcomes, and advising  contacts: http://bellevuecollege.edu/programs/degrees/proftech/

Professional/Technical Divisions:

Institute for Business and Information Technology: Media Arts, Information Technology (IT), Sustainability, Business Technology, Business Management and Accounting (non-transfer) programs and much more. View career pathways in:

Nursing, Health Professions, Radiation and Imaging Programs, Drug and Alcohol Counseling, Fire  Science, Early Childhood Education, and much more. View a complete list of programs.

Social Science: Criminal Justice

Humanities: Interior Design

Don’t see the program you’re looking for at Bellevue ? Don’t worry, Washington State offers many career preparation programs. Take a look at the complete list of professional technical degree and certificates and explore career options