State community college board considers adding more bachelor's degree programs

Tacoma News TribuneDecember 3, 2013 

The State Board for Community and Technical Colleges will meet for two days this week at Pierce College in Puyallup.

Following a Wednesday study session, the board will hold its regular business meeting on Thursday.

At that meeting, the board will consider approving four new bachelors of applied science degrees: data analytics at Bellevue College, cyber security and forensics at Highline Community College, public health at Lake Washington Institute of Technology in Kirkland, and allied health at Seattle Central Community College.

The study session will be from 11:30 a.m. to 5:15 p.m. Wednesday and the regular meeting will be from 9:15 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday.

Both meetings will be held at Pierce College Puyallup, 1601 39th Avenue SE, College Center Building, Multipurpose Room B.

Both meetings are open to the public. Meeting agenda and background materials are posted at the State Board website: http://www.sbctc.ctc.edu/general/_a-agenda.aspx

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