High school students are able to earn both high school and college credits at West Sound Technical Skills Center. The Dual Credit opportunities prepare students with an academic and technical foundation required for employment in today’s technologically advanced workplace. Whether planning to obtain a four-year degree, a two-year degree, apprenticeship, military or immediate employment upon graduation from high school, Dual Credit give all students a jump-start on their education/career plan in these ways:

  • Student can earn college credit during high school and receive admission priority into our partnering community and technical colleges.
  • College credit potentially saves families hundreds of dollars, and student’s countless hours toward their port-secondary educational training.
  • An early start means and early finish to the selected post-degree program.

This course is College Dual Credit approved and articulated with the schools listed below. Students, who demonstrate a proficiency of the college course competencies with a “B” (3.0) or better grade, earn college credits through the SERS Tech Prep registration process.

Class Name School Class Number Hours Credits
Year 1
Introduction to Esthetics Olympic College COS 160 30 3
Esthetics General Science I Olympic College COS 161 50 5
Esthetics General Science II Olympic College COS 162 30 3
Esthetics Skin Care I Olympic College COS 171 50 5
Esthetics Skins Care II Olympic College COS 172 50 5
Esthetics Lab Clinic I Olympic College COS 181 60 6
Esthetics Lab Clinic II (Start) Olympic College COS 182 90 9
Year 2 (contingent upon hours and completion)
Esthetics Lab Clinic II (complete) Olympic College COS 182 90 9
Esthetics Skin Care III Olympic College COS 173 60 6
Business Practices Olympic College COS 180 20 2
Esthetics Lab Clinic III Olympic College COS 183 80 8
Creative Sales Bates MARK 124 5
Pierce MNGT 182 5
Customer Service Applications Bates MARK 102 5
Pierce MNGT 130 5
Retailing & Merchandising Clover Park RBM 109 3
Pierce MNGT 293 5