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  • Community Programs
    Offering adults of all ages and backgrounds a diverse selection of concise arts and science courses and informative events that encourage interdisciplinary exploration, discussion and exchange of knowledge.
    Bellingham
    Face-to-Face
  • Community Programs
    Offering adults of all ages and backgrounds a diverse selection of concise arts and science courses and informative events that encourage interdisciplinary exploration, discussion and exchange of knowledge.
    Bremerton, Port Angeles, Poulsbo
    Face-to-Face
  • Language & Culture Programs
    Western Washington University’s Bridge Program is designed to help international students make a successful transition into WWU classes.
    Bellingham
    Face-to-Face
  • Professional Programs
    Powered by The Foundry Makerspace and WWU IDEA Lab, this course helps you learn to rapidly prototype ideas inexpensively and independently as you build your own 3D printer to take home.
    Bellingham
    Face-to-Face
  • Degree Programs
    Western on the Peninsulas’ Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Business Administration degree program is located in Poulsbo, WA, and prepares students for leadership roles in business and the community.
    Poulsbo
    Face-to-Face
    Hybrid
  • Certificate Programs, Endorsement
    Are you looking to extend your knowledge with a certificate or endorsement? Western’s Woodring College of Education offers a variety of options for educators and educational leaders to gain specialized certifications and endorsements.
    Face-to-Face
  • Professional Programs
    Observe and assist a Shannon Point Marine Center scientist in the collection of oceanographic data for long-term monitoring of the Salish Sea.
    Bellingham
    Face-to-Face
  • Degree Programs
    Prepare for graduate-level study in the fields of speech pathology or audiology with Western Washington University's Communication Sciences and Disorders (CSD) post-baccalaureate program in Bellingham.
    Bellingham
    Face-to-Face
  • Degree Programs
    Cybersecurity degree program focuses on administrative and technical fields involved in protecting computer systems, programs, and digital info from cyber threats and exploitation. Computer and Information Systems Security, B.S.
    Bellingham, Poulsbo
    Face-to-Face
  • Services
    Our experienced and friendly staff is available year-round to assist with your academic event needs. Whether you are hosting a function on Western’s campus, or need assistance with an off-site event in the region, we are here to help.
    Bellingham
  • Language & Culture Programs, Services
    Western's Language and Culture Programs is proud to offer custom programming opportunities for your visit. A custom program is an academic program that is designed to meet the specific needs of your group, including your timeframe, academic interests, excursions, and more.
    Bellingham
    Face-to-Face
  • Certificate Programs, Degree Programs, Endorsement
    Make a difference in your community by preparing for a career in school or district leadership with one of Western’s Educational Administration programs for aspiring educational leaders around the Puget Sound. Both M.Ed. and Post-M.Ed. Program
    Bellingham, Bremerton, Burien, Everett, Seattle, Tacoma
    Face-to-Face
  • Community Programs
    Special Interest Courses are all about your health, both intellectually and physically. Western offers a variety of credit-bearing electives that range from Anthropology and Glassblowing to Environment and Travel; from Conditioning and Self-Defense to Sailing and Ultimate Frisbee. Courses are available in the classroom and online.
    Bellingham
    Face-to-Face
  • Certificate Programs, Degree Programs
    Western's Teacher Education Outreach Program prepares individuals to become a certified elementary and/or special education teacher with the skills and knowledge to support educational growth of youth.
    Bremerton, Everett, Seattle
    Face-to-Face
  • Degree Programs
    Focused on sustainability of human and natural environment, including ecosystems and socioeconomic systems, with in-depth study of public policy, environmental law, and processes of policy decision making.
    Everett, Port Angeles, Poulsbo
    Face-to-Face
  • Degree Programs
    Western's Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science prepares students for a variety of careers related to the conservation and restoration of the natural environment. The program is provided by nationally-recognized Huxley College of the Environment, offering courses and field studies in Everett, Port Angeles, and Poulsbo.
    Everett, Port Angeles, Poulsbo
    Face-to-Face
  • Endorsement
    Offers personalized curriculum in a variety of formats, and designed for practicing teachers (P-12) seeking additional endorsements to bolster skills to support educating English Language Learners. English to Speakers of Other Languages, Learn to be an English Language Instructor.
    Bellingham, Everett
    Online
    Face-to-Face
  • Western’s Testing Center serves students, graduates, faculty, professionals and members from the local and regional community. Choose from a wide variety of services including make-up exams, placement tests, test proctoring, test preparation and more.
  • Community Programs
    Each summer, Youth Programs hosts a variety of student programs on Western’s campus. Our volunteers serve as aids for the instructors and as role models to the participants. Examples of a volunteer’s daily responsibilities might include conversation practice with international students, assisting an instructor in classroom activities, or attending local field trips around Bellingham.
    Bellingham
    Face-to-Face
  • Degree Programs
    The Human Services BA is for professionals who support the well-being of individuals, groups, and communities, and plan to work towards social change and social justice throughout their careers.
    Bellingham, Everett
    Online
    Face-to-Face
  • Community Programs, Language & Culture Programs
    Western has welcomed international youth programs to its campus since 2008. Through interactive courses and activities, youth in grades 4-12 have enhanced their English language skills, expanded their academic knowledge, and experienced American culture.
    Bellingham
  • Community Programs, Language & Culture Programs
    Western has welcomed international youth programs to its campus since 2008. Through interactive courses and activities, youth in grades 4-12 have enhanced their English language skills, expanded their academic knowledge, and experienced American culture.
    Bellingham
  • Degree Programs
    Western Washington University in Everett offers a Master in Teaching (MIT) degree for career-changers from a variety of professions who are interested in teaching grades 6 through 12.
    Everett
    Hybrid
  • Degree Programs
    Take the next step. Advance your career with an MBA from Western. Meets every other weekend 20 times a year; perfect for busy working professional who also needs to keep up with family and responsibilities of life.
    Everett
    Face-to-Face
  • Professional Programs
    The goals of this program are to foster the development of interdisciplinary research skills for students intending on working in remote or mountain environments.
    Bellingham
    Face-to-Face
  • Degree Programs
    The Multidisciplinary Studies Bachelor of Arts program is designed to integrate a student's academic interest and skills, as well as provide a solid liberal arts education to prepare students for rapidly changing career opportunities in many different fields.
    Port Angeles, Poulsbo
    Face-to-Face
    Hybrid
  • Professional Programs
    Presented by Western's Munro Institute for Civic Education, the 2018 Munro Summer Institute will explore civil rights in Washington from the 1960s to the present. The course is geared towards educators.
    Bellingham
    Face-to-Face
  • Degree Programs
    The RN to BSN Nursing Program supports lifelong learning and preparation of a nursing workforce that transforms the health of communities. Topics include social justice, leadership, health policy and care coordination.
    Bellingham
    Face-to-Face
    Hybrid
  • Professional Programs
    Build your professional portfolio through Western’s variety of professional development opportunities. Taught by industry experts, each course is designed to provide knowledge that can immediately be put into action within the workplace.
    Bellingham
    Face-to-Face
  • Degree Programs
    Western Washington University in Everett offers a Master of Arts in Rehabilitation Counseling to prepare students for careers serving individuals with disabilities.
    Everett
    Face-to-Face
    Hybrid
  • Study language, culture, and explore service learning as part of your Western experience with Faculty-led USA Learning Programs. Study USA Learning Programs provides ways for students to travel and study with Western faculty and earn Western credits with various programs throughout the year.
    Bellingham
  • Community Programs
    Summer @ Western means an open quarter – formal admission to WWU not required. The “shorter quarter” offers six-week and nine-week courses, allowing students to catch up, stay on track or jump ahead on credits.
    Bellingham
    Online
  • Certificate Programs, Degree Programs
    TESOL Certificate program prepares students to work abroad teaching English or providing humanitarian aid. Learn options include online from anywhere, on-campus evening classes in Bellingham, or a combination of the two.
    Bellingham
    Online
    Face-to-Face
    Hybrid
  • Community Programs, Professional Programs
    High-quality and secure-testing services for students, graduates, professionals and people from local and regional communities. Take a make-up exam, placement test or prepare for graduate school entrance exams.
    Bellingham
  • Services
    Western’s Testing Center serves students, graduates, faculty, professionals and members from the local and regional community.
    Bellingham
  • Community Programs
    Viking Launch offers incoming freshmen a strong, focused start up to college life at Western. Students will arrive on campus seven days early for an intensive week of study and preparation for a successful Western Experience.
    Bellingham
    Face-to-Face
  • Certificate Programs, Degree Programs, Endorsement, Professional Programs
    WesternOnline provides support in the development and delivery of quality online courses and programs for students in Washington State and around the globe.
    Anacortes, Bellingham, Bremerton, Burien, Everett, Mount Vernon, Port Angeles, Poulsbo, Seattle, Tacoma
    Online
  • Community Programs
    Western’s Youth Programs have been inspiring youth for 33 years through academic enrichment and recreational activities. Taught by highly regarded educators, students enjoy access to specialized labs and university resources as they explore their intellectual and creative passions in a safe, lively college atmosphere. Programs include College Quest, Computer Science Club, Early Release, English Adventure Camp, GEMS, Global Connections, Grandparents U, High School Volunteer Program, KNOW (Kids Night Out), Ocean STEM, Odyssey of Science and Arts, Western Kids Camp and Lakewood Jr Sailing Camp as well as Custom International Programs for youth.
    Anacortes, Bellingham, Poulsbo
    Face-to-Face

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