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NSCC Preschool Openings

High Quality Preschool Openings for Children from Birth to Five: Join our Parent Cooperative Preschool classes! NSCC Parent Education Program works with parent cooperative preschools around North Seattle that provide excellent early childhood education for young children. We have openings for both day and evening classes, on-campus and off. Openings can be found here (

Posted on: January 4th, 2012 at 15:55:19

Grant Awarded for New NSCC Healthcare Programs

North Seattle Community College (NSCC), in partnership with the Seattle Community College District and Seattle Vocational Institute, recently received word that the group's application to the U.S. Department of Labor's Employment and Training Administration for a three-year Community-Based Job Training Grant has been awarded 2009 CBJTG funds in the amount of $1,919,441. The project, Expanding Access to Health Care Careers, will establish three new programs at NSCC and one at SVI. 

Posted on: June 6th, 2011 at 12:15:09

Grant Provides Training for Local Hospital Staff

North Seattle Community College (North) has received a Hospital Employee Education and Training (HEET) grant from the State Board for Community & Technical Colleges (SBCTC) to meet the growing demand for more well-trained healthcare workers in Washington. HEET is one of only five state-wide grants of its kind.

Posted on: June 6th, 2011 at 10:45:51

Student Professional Association Launched

The Pharmacy Technician program recently learned that the Washington State Association of Pharmacy Technicians (WSAPT) has approved the formation of a chapter of the American Association of Pharmacy Technicians (AAPT) at NSCC. The AAPT works to expand the role of pharmacy technicians and to influence decisions which affect changes at all levels of the profession. Congratulations to program coordinator Uyen Thorstensen and the students who took the initiative to form a chapter.

Posted on: June 6th, 2011 at 10:46:48

Grant Funds Nursing Cohort

Starting winter quarter 2011, the NSCC Nursing Program enrolled 24 students in its new, ARRA-funded (American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009) hybrid nursing program. The students are employed in Seattle area medical centers. This is a two-year LPN to RN ladder program taught by current and new faculty members.

Posted on: June 6th, 2011 at 10:47:20

New Program Trains Emergency Department Employees

In order to meet the growing need for hospital emergency department technicians, faculty members of NSCC’s Health and Human Services Division, working in partnership with Swedish Medical Center and the Service Employees International Union (SEIU), have developed an Emergency Department Technician Program. This program will take approximately 20 employees from within the Swedish Hospital organization and train them to become emergency department technicians. The coursework includes three kinds of classes: emergency department technician fundamentals, emer

Posted on: June 6th, 2011 at 10:47:54

Grant Provides Career Advancement for Entry-Level Healthcare Workers

June 29, 2009

Posted on: September 3rd, 2010 at 15:33:31

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