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Our Classes are Affordable

Affordable professional and technical training for today’s job market.

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We offer affordable, professional and technical training for today’s careers and tomorrow’s opportunities.

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Continue Your Education

Take advantage of LWTech’s transfer agreements with other colleges and universities.

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All of our associate degree programs have public articulation and transfer opportunities to colleges and universities. 

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Enrolling and registering at LWTech is easy

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LWTech offers free and open enrollment for most programs. Take these easy steps to start your future today!

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Campus Life

Thriving Campus Open to All

Experience a supportive and unique life at LWTech

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LWTech’s vibrant and beautiful campuses are open to students, faculty, staff and community members.

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About Our College

Located just outside of Seattle, WA, Lake Washington Institute of Technology (LWTech) was founded in 1949, and is the only public institute of technology in the state of Washington. LWTech offers six bachelor’s degrees (starting Fall 2017), 47 associate degrees, and 89 professional certificates in 44 areas of study, including STEM-focused programs in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math.

LWTech directly serves the communities of Kirkland, Redmond, Bellevue, Kenmore, Mercer Island, Bothell, Woodinville, Carnation, Duvall, North Bend, Fall City, Sammamish, Issaquah, Snoqualmie, Skykomish, Clyde Hill, and Medina. LWTech also serves students from outside our service area, as well as students from around the world.

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Be Successful at LWTech

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LWTech Has a Community Feel

I did all my prerequisites here to get into the Physical Therapist Assistant program, and I’ve had a great experience when it comes to my teachers. The teachers are awesome in our program! LWTech has a community feel and my classes are smaller, which is great.

– Lauren McConkey, Physical Therapist Assistant Student

School of Business & EntrepreneurshipCulinary ArtsSchool of Design & Applied ArtsEarly Childhood EducationSchool of Engineering, Science & MathSchool of Health SciencesEnvironmental HorticultureSchool of Information TechnologySchool of ManufacturingSchool of Transportation Technology


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