Our programs are focused on giving students real-world job skills that prepare them to meet current industry needs. Our partnerships with area companies include regional hospitals, industry leaders like Boeing, and small businesses. Advisory committees from these fields ensure that our faculty members are up to date with the latest trends and industry needs, helping Renton Technical College stay ahead of the curve in providing relevant programs and industry training. RTC students are regularly heralded for their achievements, consistently winning state, regional and national competitions. Classes are held in realistic workplace settings using state-of-the-art technology. Our faculty and staff take pride in giving the personal attention that helps students success in school and beyond. Renton Technical College has also been recognized as a national leader in our commitment to student success, through programs that work on improving students’ reading skills (Reading Apprenticeship) and developing teaching practices that address students’ individual learning styles and needs (Universal Design for Learning). Degrees are offered in 36 training and apprenticeship programs. Certificates are offered in 80 program areas.