Highline Community College is a two-year college that offers degrees for transfer to university and professional/technical career training.Students can choose from more than 100 university majors and 42 professional/technical programs. Highline is well known for its Business, Nursing, Education and Hospitality and Tourism Management programs. Highline has an intensive Honors Scholar Program that prepares students for transfer to top universities around the U.S.,including the University of Washington, UCLA, Boston University, Johns Hopkins University, Columbia University and many others.
Students at Highline enjoy an active campus life with many clubs and activities throughout the year. The International Leadership Student Council plans events almost every week for students to make friends, have fun and explore the region’s attractions.
Highline Community College is located in DesMoines, Washington, 10 minutes from the Seattleairport. In just 20 minutes you can visit downtownSeattle and ride to the top of the Space Needle orwatch the Mariners win a baseball game at SafecoField. Seattle is known for its vibrant music scene,professional sports, and industry leaders such asMicrosoft, Boeing and Starbucks. Highline is anideal choice for students who want to combineopportunities for cultural and recreational activitieswith a world-class education.
Highline international students have many options for housing near the college. Students can live witha host family, stay in the dormitory near campus orfind an apartment on their own or with friends.