South Puget Sound has many special programs that can get you out of the classroom and into the real world. Read about the below programs available to students.
- Cooperative Work Experience/Internship
Gain professional experience in your field of interest while earning credit here at South Puget Sound.
- High School Completion
South Puget Sound Community College offers adult students a high school diploma through both day and evening programs.
- IBEST - Integrated Basic Education Skills Training
IBEST is a program that supports students who qualify for Adult Basic Education (ABE) classes and are working toward the Office Clerk/Customer Service Specialist Certificate or the Beginning Automotive Technician Certificate.
- Learning Communities
Learning communities create a supportive community of students and professors which increase student engagement and deepen learning.
- Parenting Program
The college offers three types of courses for parents. They include instruction in child development, family communication and guidance, and providing a quality learning environment for children.
- Running Start
The Running Start program enables students to earn college credit while in high school.
- Study Abroad
This unique opportunity allows students to study in France, Italy, or even Costa Rica while earning credits here at South Puget Sound.
- Washington 45
The Washington 45 is a list of courses that satisfy general education core requirements at all Washington state public colleges and universities and most of the state's private higher education institutions. You can take any course from the list and be assured it will transfer and apply a maximum of 45 quarter credits toward your general education requirements.
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