Intensive Summer Sessions

Get a JUMP on your college degree! Intensive Summer Sessions at Seattle Central begin Summer Quarter 2014!

In just one quarter, students can:
√ Complete coursework to finish a transfer degree FASTER 
√ Earn up to 20 college credits in high demand courses 
√ Get a head start on "sequences" of courses in Accounting, Biology, English and more

How Intensive Summer Sessions work

The eight–week summer quarter will be split into two four–week sessions:
TERM A - June 30 to July 25
TERM B - July 28 to August 22

This allows students to complete in just one quarter certain courses that need to be taken in sequence, which would ordinarily take two quarters.

Intensive Summer Sessions 2014 Courses

Classes will meet Monday through Thursday. Each class will meet for three hours and 25 minutes each day. All courses listed below satisfy transfer degree requirements. Students are encouraged to choose two classes for each term:

  • Term A
  • June 30 - July 25 (4 weeks)
  • Term B
  • July 28 - August 22 (4 weeks)
  • Accounting 201
  • Computer Science 110*
  • Humanities 105
  • English 101
  • Mathematics 142*
  • Biology 241**
  • Accounting 202
  • Communication 220
  • Computer Science 110*
  • Psychology 100
  • Mathematics 142*
  • Biology 242***

* Some courses require a math placement test
** This course requires a math placement of Mathematics 084 or higher, eligibility for English 101, and completion of either Biology 160 or Chemistry 121.
*** This course has a prerequisite of Biology 241. 
Disclaimer: Specific courses and times may change.

Course selection suggestions

Students are encouraged to choose two courses for each term from the appropriate list below:

Business Majors
Term A - Accounting 201, Mathematics 142, English 101
Term B - Accounting 202, Communication 220

Health Sciences Major
Term A - English 101, Biology 241
Term B - Psychology 100, Biology 242

Engineering/Computer Science Majors
Term A - English 101, Mathematics 142
Term B - Communication 220, Computer Science 110

Humanities/Social Sciences Majors
Term A - English 101, Humanities 105
Term B - Communication 220, Psychology 100

How can current international students enroll?

Students should make sure they have met the necessary pre-requisites (English and Math eligibility, or other pre-requisites), then simply register for Intensive Summer Sessions classes when Summer quarter registration opens on May 19, 2014!

Full-time requirements for the Intensive Summer Sessions can be found on the immigration pages of our site.

Special early registration for students living in the Studios on Broadway
A limited number of spaces in Intensive Summer Sessions classes have been reserved for students living in Seattle Central's on-campus apartments in Summer 2014. Studio residents can visit the IEP Office beginning May 5, 2014 to reserve a spot in these classes.