Community and technical college board to consider applied bachelor’s degrees at four colleges
OLYMPIA, Wash. – The State Board for Community and Technical Colleges will convene its regular business meeting in Olympia Thursday, Feb. 6, from 8:30 a.m. to noon.
The board will discuss the state plan for adult basic education and consider taking action on a variety of capital projects, as well as five new bachelor of applied science degrees: Diesel Technology at Centralia College; Global Trade and Logistics, Respiratory Care, both at Highline Community College; Application Development at North Seattle Community College; and Computer Information Systems at Olympic College.
Prior to its regular business meeting, the board will hold a study session on Wednesday, Feb. 5 from 1 to 5 p.m. to review proposals for new applied baccalaureate degrees at Columbia Basin College (nursing) and Grays Harbor College (applied management). The board will also get an update on the 2015-17 operating budget development and discuss nursing transfer agreements.
The study session and business meeting will be held at the SBCTC office, Cascade conference room, 1300 Quince Street S.E. in Olympia.
Both meetings are open to the public.