About the Program

Gain expertise in current programming languages, program design and programming mobile and web applications as well as the essential communications and problem-solving skills needed to excel in this field.

Programming student in class at Seattle Central College

Career Opportunities

Enrolling in the programming option in Information Technology will prepare you for positions in the software industry such as Junior Software Engineer, Mobile App Developer and Front End Developer. You may also have the opportunity to work as a programmer, web support or data support professional for banks, law firms and other businesses or public agencies.



New Programmer jobs will be created in the United States by the year 2020.

Programming instructor in class at Seattle Central College

Intensive Education

This high–powered curriculum was designed with input from Puget Sound industry representatives, and teaches the skills needed for successful employment. Classes in the program provide expertise in current programming languages, program design and operating systems, as well as granting students an introduction to computer hardware and essential communications and problem-solving skills. Learn More.

Gainful Employment

Learn more about this program’s Gainful Employment information (pdf).

Gold quote from the Director of IT Programs

We are the most diverse campus in the state of Washington. Every day, you get to meet new people from variety of backgrounds and learn about other cultures and hopefully integrate them into our own eclectic culture.

Lisa Sandoval, Director of IT Programs

Lisa Sandoval is the Director of IT Programs at Seattle Central College


Information Technology
Seattle Central College
1701 Broadway, BE3176
Seattle, WA 98122
206.934.3150 (phone)