School and Ranking Information
Only a few schools in the Seattle, WA, area offer programs in electronics technology. These schools typically offer associate's degrees and certificates in the discipline. Programs in electrical or electronics engineering technology tend to be more widespread, though they're more focused on engineering principles.
- Winner: North Seattle Community College is the top school in the area due to it's location and the programs it offers - an associate's degree and a certificate program in electronics technology.
School Info Chart
|Category||North Seattle College|
|School Type||2-year; public|
|Tuition & Fees (2014-2015)||$3,862 (in-state); $ 9,052 (out-of-state)**|
|Electrical Engineering Programs Offered||AAS, certificate***|
|Graduation Rate (in 150% of normal degree time) for 2008 Entering Class||29%**|
|Noteworthy||Air Washington Consortium member***|
Sources: *NCES College Navigator, **North Seattle College
North Seattle College
- Has several large, well-equipped labs including broadband cable and high-speed internet
- Offers flexibility in scheduling
- Good relationships with local companies can increase job opportunities for grads
North Seattle College enrolls around 6,500 students on a large campus in the Northgate area of Seattle, WA. Graduates can go on to pursue their bachelor's degrees at many of the most prestigious universities in the U.S. Programs are available in electronics technology, nanotechnology and other cutting-edge fields of study.
The electronics technology program at North Seattle includes study in such areas as fiber optics, avionics, solid state electronics, robotics, broadband technology and more. Students are also prepared to earn A+ certification.