Lake Washington Institute of Technology - Diploma

Lake Washington Institute of Technology is a two-year technical community college located in Kirkland, Washington, US. Lake Washington Institute of Technology offers associate degrees in Applied Sciences study routes and technical training certificate programmes. Lake Washington Institute of Technology is licensed by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities to grant associate and bachelor's degrees.

  • Average Tuition USD 10,163

School Description

Lake Washington Institute of Technology was started in 1949 by Lake Washington School District as an adult vocation training programme. In 1991, Lake Washington Institute of Technology became independent of the school district and started operating as a degree-granting technical college. In 2011, the school name was changed from Lake Washington Technical College to Lake Washington Institute of Technology.

Lake Washington Institute of Technology is the only public Institute of Technology in the state of Washington. Lake Washington Institute of Technology offers 43 associate degrees and 91 professional training certificates in 42 disciplines of study. LWTech is home to more than 6,500 students of which 3,397 students are full-time. Lake Washington Institute of Technology has recreational space for its students to get involved in extra-curricular activities and sports.

Diploma Programs

  • 11605 132nd Ave NE, Kirkland, WA 98034, USA

    Accountancy

    USD 10,163 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Accounting Principles. The program offers courses that focus on all aspects of business, management and finance.

  • 11605 132nd Ave NE, Kirkland, WA 98034, USA

    Applied Design

    USD 10,163 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual, technical and practical knowledge of the elements of Design. The program offers courses that focus on the study of visual arts; design techniques; and computer-aided design.

  • 11605 132nd Ave NE, Kirkland, WA 98034, USA

    Architectural Technology

    USD 10,163 Tuition Fee

    A program that prepares students to learn fundamental skills including technical software tools, as well as larger industry concepts that prepare students to be critical thinkers. Classes are organized in a cohort model where students take the same classes with their peers throughout the two-year program. The cohort model offers support and opportunities for students to learn from one another.

  • 11605 132nd Ave NE, Kirkland, WA 98034, USA

    Auto Body Technician

    USD 10,163 Tuition Fee

    The Auto Body Technician - Restoration certificate prepares students to work in an auto body shop. Students create and implement restoration projects, including performances of refinishing skills and development of estimates for projects. Lab work provides students an opportunity to work on customer vehicles to hone skills.

  • 11605 132nd Ave NE, Kirkland, WA 98034, USA

    Auto Repair Technician

    USD 10,163 Tuition Fee

    Lake Washington's affordable program features a hands-on auto repair learning environment with the most current tools, equipment and computerized instruments available. The class area is designed to simulate an actual industry repair shop environment.

  • 11605 132nd Ave NE, Kirkland, WA 98034, USA

    Business Technology

    USD 10,163 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Business Engineering. The program offers courses that focus on the study of accounting; engineering economy; financial management; industrial and human resource management; industrial psychology; management information systems; mathematical modeling and optimization; quality control; operations research; safety and health issues; and environmental program management.

  • 11605 132nd Ave NE, Kirkland, WA 98034, USA

    Civil Design

    USD 10,163 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual, technical and practical knowledge of the elements of Design. The program offers courses that focus on the study of visual arts; design techniques; and computer-aided design.

  • 11605 132nd Ave NE, Kirkland, WA 98034, USA

    Computer Security & Network Technology

    USD 10,163 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the principles of Cyber Security. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the techniques used to identify, search, seize and analyze digital media; cyber investigations against criminal and terrorist activities; computer boot processes and drives; jumper setting; file access and reconstruction; hacking; network systems; cryptography; programming; web-based investigation methods; cyberterrorism and applicable laws and administrative procedures.

  • 11605 132nd Ave NE, Kirkland, WA 98034, USA

    Computing and Software Development

    USD 10,163 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Software Engineering. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the application of scientific and mathematical principles to the design, analysis, verification, validation, implementation, and maintenance of computer software systems.

  • 11605 132nd Ave NE, Kirkland, WA 98034, USA

    Culinary Arts

    USD 10,163 Tuition Fee

    Students will gain skills in every facet of working in a commercial food service operation as they learn basic cooking principles, terminology and food handling practices. Practical experience is provided with all stations of line cooking, inventory, daily specials production, garde manger work, sauce preparation and commercial equipment maintenance. Students will be prepared to work in a commercial kitchen, restaurant, catering company, cafeteria, deli or other specialty shop.

  • 11605 132nd Ave NE, Kirkland, WA 98034, USA

    Design

    USD 10,163 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual, technical and practical knowledge of the elements of Design. The program offers courses that focus on the study of visual arts; design techniques; and computer-aided design.

  • 11605 132nd Ave NE, Kirkland, WA 98034, USA

    Diesel and Heavy Equipment Technician

    USD 10,163 Tuition Fee

    This program prepares students to efficiently and effectively manage, coordinate, and supervise the construction process from the concept development through the project completion. The program offers courses that focus on the study of facilities management; project planning; budgeting and cost control; logistics and materials management; personnel management and labor relations; site safety; construction contracting; construction processes and techniques; organization and scheduling; and applicable codes and regulations.

  • 11605 132nd Ave NE, Kirkland, WA 98034, USA

    Early Childhood Education

    USD 10,163 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the principles of Childhood Education. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the design and provision of teaching including other educational services for infant and preschool aged children with special learning needs or disabilities.

  • 11605 132nd Ave NE, Kirkland, WA 98034, USA

    Electronics Technology

    USD 10,163 Tuition Fee

    The curriculum exposes students to a basic core of skills through advanced electronics principles and applications. By focusing on the idea that a career in high-tech involves constant and continuing education, the student learns the importance of life-long learning. Through this, the program prepares its graduates for entry level positions in the rapidly growing high-tech industries of the 21st century.

  • 11605 132nd Ave NE, Kirkland, WA 98034, USA

    Environmental Horticulture

    USD 10,163 Tuition Fee

    This is a cohort program by design, which allows students follow the same classmates and instructor together until graduation. The cohort program provides a unique opportunity for students at LWTech to build a tight-knit network of like-minded professional horticulturists.

  • 11605 132nd Ave NE, Kirkland, WA 98034, USA

    Fitness Specialist/Personal Trainer

    USD 10,163 Tuition Fee

    This program equips students with the knowledge of exercise and physical activities that promote physical fitness. The program combines coursework that includes professional education and physical education, offering courses that focus on the study of kinesiology; exercise psychology; and motor skills development.

  • 11605 132nd Ave NE, Kirkland, WA 98034, USA

    Health Science

    USD 10,163 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Health Science. The program includes the study, research, and knowledge of health and the application of knowledge to improve health and cure diseases. The program offers courses that focus on human anatomy, chemistry, biology, pharmacology and public health.

  • 11605 132nd Ave NE, Kirkland, WA 98034, USA

    Human Resource Management

    USD 10,163 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the proper management and strategic approach required to recruit, train, develop and sustain employees in an organization.

  • 11605 132nd Ave NE, Kirkland, WA 98034, USA

    Mechanical Design Technology

    USD 10,163 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Industrial Engineering. The program offers courses that focus on the study of applied mathematics; physical sciences; social sciences; engineering analysis; systems design; computer applications; and evaluation methodology.

  • 11605 132nd Ave NE, Kirkland, WA 98034, USA

    Medical Assisting

    USD 10,163 Tuition Fee

    The program will provide students with a knowledge base that includes anatomy, physiology, medical terminology, pharmacology, medical billing and coding, medical office assessments and procedures, patient care and education. Medical Assistants are highly versatile professionals in both clinical and administrative realms.

  • 11605 132nd Ave NE, Kirkland, WA 98034, USA

    Medical Billing & Coding Professional

    USD 10,163 Tuition Fee

    The Medical Billing & Coding Professional certificate will prepare students with the necessary skills and knowledge to obtain an entry-level position in medical insurance coding and office administration within a variety of healthcare settings.

  • 11605 132nd Ave NE, Kirkland, WA 98034, USA

    Nursing

    USD 10,163 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Nursing. The program offers courses that focus on the study of biology, physiology, chemistry, and anatomy. The program also includes a practical clinical component.

  • 11605 132nd Ave NE, Kirkland, WA 98034, USA

    Public Health

    USD 10,163 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Public Health. The program offers courses that focus on the study of public health biology and management, behavioral sciences, biostatistics, epidemiology, environmental science, and communications and informatics.

  • 11605 132nd Ave NE, Kirkland, WA 98034, USA

    Social and Human Services

    USD 10,163 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Social Work. The program offers courses that enable students to work with individuals, groups, and communities. The program requires students to participate in social work agencies, children's homes, and other institutions.

  • 11605 132nd Ave NE, Kirkland, WA 98034, USA

    Welding

    USD 10,163 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Electrical Engineering. The program offers courses that focus on the study of mathematical and scientific principles and electrical power generation systems.

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    LWTech offers college transfer degrees which allows international students to transfer to a four-year university towards completion of a bachelor's degree programme in the US.

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