Become a partner

It’s easy—and rewarding—to become an Industry Preferred Partner of the Northwest Career Colleges Federation. Join the outstanding vendors, service providers and professional organizations who have partnered with the Northwest Career Colleges Federation.

What's new

The Careers That Work! Scholarship program makes available five $1000 scholarships to every high school – public and private – in Oregon, Washington and Idaho to award to graduating seniors headed to one of the NWCCF participating member colleges. This includes alternative high schools and skill centers. High schools select the recipients.

Did you know?

The first recorded private "venture" school opened in 1705 in Colonial America, the first business college opened in Washington in 1886 and Perry Technical Institute opened in 1941, making it the oldest, continuously operating private career college in Washington.

Powerful Teaching and Learning Methods April 2
Powerful Teaching and Learning Methods
Plan now to attend this impactful faculty development workshop, presented by Cengage/Milady.
More information and register above.

The training was a huge success!! Thanks to Milady for sponsoring the event!






Coree Ferrell Visits West Coast Training
Coree at West Coast Training






Coree Ferrell, in her  role of Washington Member Services Administrator, has visited with a number of members.  At West Coast Training in Woodland, a school that trains students on heavy equipment, Coree had the opportunity to run a front loader (seen here) and operate a crane.

Northwest Career Colleges Federation
47th Annual Conference Recap

Conference in Review!

Y’Eli Buonya, a graduate of TLG Learning Center, Bellevue, Washington, was awarded 2016 Graduate of the Year at the conference.

Gene Rathbun, Medical Assisting instructor with Pima Medical Institute, Seattle, was awarded the 2016 Instructor of the Year at the annual conference.