Skagit Valley College

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Skagit Valley College (SVC), founded in 1926, is a two-year community college the serves the higher education needs of residents of Skagit Island, and San Juan counties. The college offers technical certificates and associate degrees designed to prepare students for entry-level career positions and to pursue advanced degree opportunities at regional four-year colleges and universities. Over twenty of SVC’s certificates and degrees can be completed via the college’s virtual online campus. SVC offers classes during Summer, Fall, Winter, and Spring quarters.

In addition to its main campus in Mount Vernon, the college offers several other campus locations including the Whidbey Island Campus, in Oak Harbor, Washington; the South Whidbey Center, in Clinton, Washington; and the San Juan Center, in Friday Harbor. The Whidbey Island Campus is designated and designed to serve the unique education needs of military personnel and their families.

General Information

Admission Office

2405 East College Way

Mount Vernon, WA 98273

(360) 416-7697

(877) 385-5360

Fax: (360) 416-7890

Contact: Karen Bates

Recruitment and Admissions
Main Address

2405 East College Way

Mount Vernon, WA 98273

(360) 416-7600

Total undergrads: 5,809


Rural setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Not reported

College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Agricultural Business A
Dairy Science A
Horticultural Services A

Arts, Visual & Performing

Commercial/Advertising Art A,C

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A,C
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Business Administration/Management A,C
Hospitality/Recreation Marketing A
Office Clerical Services C

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric A

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Programming – General A
Computer Programming – Specific Applications A
Computer/Information Sciences – General A,C
Information Sciences/Systems A


Early Childhood Education A,C


Electrical/Communications Engineering A

Engineering Technologies

Electrical Engineering Technologies A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Medical Assistance C
Medical Transcription C
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical A,C
Prenursing A

Law & Legal Studies

Paralegal/Legal Assistance A,C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

General Studies A
Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Automotive Technology A,C
Diesel Mechanics A,C
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Repair A,C

Natural Resources & Conservation

Natural Resources & Conservation – General A

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Parks/Leisure Facilities Management C

Personal & Culinary Services

Culinary Arts/Related Services A,C

Public Administration & Services

Human Services A

Security & Protective Services

Fire Science/Firefighting A

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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