Career Colleges and Vocational Schools in Washington


Trade Schools in Washington

Washington is a state of extremes. From the beauty of towering mountains--including famous St. Helens, a semi-active volcano--to the salt spray of the Pacific Ocean, Washington offers a wide variety of natural wonders to explore. When you're not enjoying the outdoors of the Evergreen State, enjoy sitting courtside at one of the many professional sports team games, or look at the world from Seattle's Space Needle.

With just over 6.7 million people within its borders, the state has a great need for those who earn their living in vocational and technical occupations. Trade schools in Washington can help you get a jump on the education you need.

Just the facts about trade schools in Washington

Technical and trade schools in Washington can open up a wide realm of occupations for your consideration. Vocational schools offer the advantage of targeted learning that allows you to move into a trade immediately upon completion of your chosen program. Most people are familiar with the traditional offerings of vocational schools, such as programs to become a mechanic, engineer, computer science professional or graphic designer. But today's trade schools offer many more opportunities, including courses in business, culinary arts, nursing, fashion design, criminal justice and other fields.

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the mean annual wage for all occupations in Washington was $47,770 in 2009. The field of study you choose in trade school can help determine your personal income.

See also: Universities and Colleges in Washington

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