Programs

  • University Transfer: Our 2+2 transfer program offers students an opportunity to start their four-year bachelor's degree. The transfer program provides courses equivalent to the first two years of a university degree.  Students can take two years at Green River, then transfer to a university to complete their four-year degree.
  • University Transfer Pathway: Green River Community College international students have been admitted to hundreds of universities all over the US. Students gain the qualifications needed for admission at Green River and transfer to top universities as third year juniors. Admission is not guaranteed, but our students have been very successful in gaining admission to top universities such as UC Davis, UC Irvine, UC Santa Barbara, and Embry Riddle, just to name a few.
  • Intensive English: Our Intensive English Program is primarily for international students who want to prepare for academic study at American colleges and universities.  We offer small classes and personal attention from highly qualified instructors.  Study English at an intensive pace in an English-speaking environment.
  • High School Completion Plus: Save money and get a Washington State high school diploma and transferable university credit at the same time. The High School Completion Plus Program is a Fast Track to a US university degree and is an excellent option for High School Exchange Students.
  • Gap Year: The Gap Year at Green River provides an opportunity for you to study abroad in the U.S. during the "gap year" between secondary education and university. Depending upon the courses taken and the policies of the receiving university, some of these courses may be transferable.
  • College Experience: International Student College Experience prepares all new international students for academic success at Green River and beyond. It provides students with essential information and practical skills that will help make their transition to Green River Community College and the US as seamless as possible.
  • Foundation for Success - This one quarter program helps students establish a strong learning foundation and enables them to transfer to top universities. Foundation for Success (FFS) program is required for all incoming academic students and all students enrolled in the Intensive English Language Program.
  • Degrees and Certificates: Green River offers two-year degrees as well as a wide variety of certificate programs ranging from three months to two years.
  • Course Catalog: A comprehensive listing of all Green River courses.