Bachelor of Technology in Applied Design
If you have an applied associate's degree in a design-related field and are looking to take your skills to the next level, our Bachelor of Technology in Applied Design (BTAD) program offers the opportunity to earn a four-year degree and obtain management skills.
Students who wish to take courses without being admitted to the program (non-matriculated) may be considered on a space-available basis.
Architectural Graphics Associate of Applied Science-T (AAS-T) Degree
The Architectural Graphics program’s intent is to prepare students for careers with construction firms, architectural product manufacturers, architecture, engineering, construction and design firms, as well as city, county and state architectural and civil engineering departments and corporate architectural and civil engineering departments.
Business Direct Transfer Agreement/Major Related Program Degree
The Associate in Business DTA/MRP degree is a pathway for students planning to prepare for various business majors at universities in Washington. This agreement meets all the requirements of Washington’s Direct Transfer Agreement. This agreement is between the baccalaureate institutions offering a bachelor’s of science or bachelor’s of arts in business administration including accounting, management, and management information systems. Baccalaureate institutions that are party to this agreement are: CWU, EWU, UW (all campuses), WSU (all campuses), Gonzaga, Heritage, PLU, SMU, SPU, SU, and WWU.
Dental Hygiene Associate of Applied Science-T (AAS-T) Degree
The Dental Hygiene AAS-T prepares students to enter the healthcare workforce as entry-level Dental Hygienists who are competent in the provision of safe, ethical and effective dental hygiene care. The program aims to provide students with high quality didactic and clinical education in the cognitive, psychomotor, and affective skills of Dental Hygiene as well as the promotion of life-long learning.
The Lake Washington Institute of Technology Dental Hygiene Program believes the function of the Dental Hygienist is to provide safe and effective Dental Hygiene care to help people retain and improve their oral health for greater quality of life. It is the philosophy of the Dental Hygiene Program at LWTech to foster the acquisition of Dental Hygiene skills in a safe learning environment that supports communication, collaboration, and critical thinking, and to promote culturally sensitive, ethical, and compassionate care in the dental workplace.
Students with an AS/AAS/AAS-T in Dental Hygiene may earn a Bachelor of Science degree in Dental Hygiene from Eastern Washington University. The classes are online and this is an innovative and new way for graduates of the Dental Hygiene program to earn a Bachelor's degree while working part or full time as clinical dental hygienists.
Electronics Technology Associate of Applied Science-T (AAS-T) Degree
The Electronics Technology AAS-T degree prepares students to utilize the skills learned in this program to enter the electronics manufacturing industry as engineering technicians, electronics specialists, inspectors, managers, and testers or to pursue further education at the baccalaureate level.
This degree is intended for students who may wish to transfer to specific colleges who accept the credits– check with your adviser. Achievement of this degree will prepare the transfer student for further study. Graduates will also be able to utilize the skills learned in this program to enter into either the electronics manufacturing industry as assemblers, inspectors, managers and testers, or into any high-tech industry maintaining one of the many multi-million dollar machines and devices utilized in almost all high-tech fields today.
Fitness Specialist/Personal Trainer Associate of Applied Science-T (AAS-T) Degree
The Fitness Specialist/Personal Trainer AAS-T degree program prepares students for entrepreneurial pursuit or employment as fitness instructors or personal trainers in entry-level to mid-management positions in health and fitness clubs, athletic clubs, strength training gyms, retirement centers, corporate fitness centers, and nonprofit and recreation organizations. In addition, it prepares students interested in pursuing a degree at the baccalaureate level.
Information Technology Applications Development Associate of Applied Science-T (AAS-T) Degree
The Information Technology Applications Development AAS-T is designed to prepare individuals to work as entry-level application developers within an organization. Students will acquire the skills to design, code, implement, and maintain programs and database systems that provide computer-based solutions to business problems. The Information Technology Applications Development degree program offers the students an opportunity to further develop skills in greater depth. In the final term students collaborate on a project that simulates a real-life team-based applications development environment, or complete an industry-based internship.
Associate in Math Education Direct Transfer Agreement/Major Related Program Degree
The Math Education DTA/MRP degree is designed to meet the minimum general education requirements to prepare students for teacher certification in secondary math at Central Washington University (CWU), Eastern Washington (EWU), Western Washington University (WWU), and Washington State University (WSU). This agreement meets all the requirements of Washington’s Direct Transfer Agreement.
Nursing Associate of Applied Science-T (AAS-T) Degree
The Nursing AAS-T degree prepares students who are highly educated, technically advanced, competent and caring individuals to practice professional nursing in a variety of settings and participate in lifelong learning. In addition, it may prepare students interested in pursuing a degree at the baccalaureate level.
Pre-Nursing Direct Transfer Agreement/Major Related Program Degree
The Pre-Nursing DTA/MRP program pathway offers a broad selection of academic courses which prepare students for upper division coursework leading to the Bachelor of Applied Science, Nursing Degree (Entry-to-practice/basic BSN). Pre-nursing graduates are prepared to apply to BSN programs at various institutions across Washington state including the following baccalaureate institutions offering an entry-to-practice/basic BSN program and the community and technical colleges system: University of Washington, Seattle; Washington State University; Northwest University; Seattle University; Seattle Pacific University; Pacific Lutheran University; Walla Walla College, and the Washington State University Intercollegiate College of Nursing (WSU-ICN), a consortium whose members include Eastern Washington University, Gonzaga, and Whitworth. Associate degree transfers to WSU-ICN are admitted through WSU, not through the other consortium institutions. EWU participated in the development of this agreement.
Technology Direct Transfer Agreement/Major Related Program Degree
The Associate in Technology DTA/MRP degree is for students planning to prepare for industrial/mechanical technologies and mechanical/electrical/ computer engineering technology majors at Central Washington University (CWU), Eastern Washington University (EWU), and Western Washington University (WWU). The Technology DTA/MRP agreement meets all the requirements of Washington’s Direct Transfer Agreement. This agreement is between the baccalaureate institutions offering a bachelor’s of science in technology (such as Industrial Technology, Mechanical Technology, Applied Technology, Technology with various options (manufacturing, electronics, design and construction), and technology education) and the community and technical colleges system. Baccalaureate institutions that are party to this agreement are: CWU, EWU, WWU.