Workforce Education Programs

Basic Food Employment Training (BFET)

BFET funds tuition, fees, books, tools for food stamps recipient pursing Career & Techinical Associate Degrees or Certificate, Transfers (exception general Associate in Arts Degree), ELL, GED and Basic Skills . 

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Opportunity Grant

Opportunity Grant funds tuition, fees, tools and books for low-income students in specific career paths (Healthcare, Early Childhood Education, Information Technology, Natural Resources, Caprentry, Welding, Business Management, Administrative Assistant, Accounting, Business Applications Specialist, Medical Office Adminstration and Legal Administrative Assistant). 

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The WorkFirst funds tuition, books, Work-Study wrap around service (tools, transporation, education supplies ,etc. )and fees for TANF recipient who is pursing Career & Techinical Associate Degrees or Certificate , Conitnue Education, ELL, GED and Basic Skills . To participate in the WorkFirst, all parents must have approval from a DSHS caseworker.

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Worker Retraining

Worker Retraining funds tuition, fee, books, tools, for Career Technical Associate, Certificate and Bachelor. 

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Rising Scholars

Justice Impacted student support 


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Phone: 253-931-6550

WorkForce Education is located on Green River College's main campus in Auburn in SA-270



Hours of Operation

Monday - Thursday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Friday - Sunday


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