Green River Technology Division is focused on pathways to in-demand careers that make up a major part of Washington’s economy, especially in the greater Seattle area. Because of the quality of our programs and our graduates, they are well-received by both state and local businesses, allowing students to earn thriving wages and opportunities to continue to earn advanced degrees. The Technology Division offers undergraduate degrees in Computer Science, Engineering, Aviation, Software Development, Natural Resources, Computer-Aided Design and IT Cybersecurity and Networking. Nursing is also part of the Technology Division, offering Associate and Baccalaureate degrees in Nursing, as well as Certificates leading students to careers as Phlebotomists, Nursing Assistants and Emergency Room Technicians. Nursing offers full- and part-time programs to ensure we can help current healthcare workers grow their skills to meet industry demands in this region.
Many of our programs are nationally recognized or accredited, our IT program is an NSA Cybersecurity Center for Academic Excellence. Our Aviation programs are certified by the FAA (Federal Aviation Administration), Natural Resources maintains Society of American Forester’s accreditation, and our Nursing programs have state and national accreditation through the NLN CNEA (National League for Nursing Commission for Nursing Education Accreditation). Faculty also hold numerous certifications and do regular development to make sure their qualifications match industry demands. The course offerings are current, innovative and reflect the needs of our community. Our graduates work for many different companies and organizations, from small and large businesses, start-ups, and non-profits to state and federal agencies and locally for national companies like Microsoft, Amazon, Boeing, MultiCare and Blue Origin.