Get Started at Edmonds Community College

Getting Started

Give Yourself College Credit

You'll thank yourself later. It costs a lot less when you start early. Choose one of these programs, or any combination, to achieve your goals and increase your earning potential. Start now at Edmonds Community College.

Tech Prep: Cut college costs, prepare for today's jobs

Earn college credit in your high school career and technical education classes. Start your college certificate or degree now. The Edmonds Tech Prep Program is a dual enrollment program that allows high school students to take classes on their own campus and receive both high school and college career and technical education credit upon successful completion of courses, including health care, engineering, material science, business, advanced technology, horticulture, and visual communications.

See the complete list of Edmonds Tech Prep classes offered at your high school.

Running Start: Start college early, tuition-free

Get started on the classes you'll need for a bachelor's degree or take career and technical training classes on the college campus — or online. We'll help you learn about resources to help you succeed as a college student. What do you need to do? Take advantage of these resources, and be ready for college-level classes.

Tuition waived. Students pay an admissions fee, quarterly fees and for their textbooks.

College in the High School: Earn college credit at your school

Take academic transfer classes offered at your high school for college credit. Ask a high school counselor which classes are available at your school.

Reduced tuition (less than half price). Students pay an admissions fee.