Seattle Vocational Institute, located in Seattle, Washington, is a vocational school that focuses on getting students ready for their future careers. SVI offers programs of study in the medical, business, and service fields. They also offer Bright Future programs that focus on helping students get their high school diploma or GED.
SVI offers a vast selection of career certificate programs that include: dental assistant, medical administrative specialist, medical assistant, medical front office clerk, phlebotomy, administrative office professional, computer support technician, cosmetology, and many more.
Offered in the Bright Future program are several opportunities for adults to achieve educational goals that they might not otherwise reach. These programs include: basic and transitional studies, adult basic education, English as a second language, and GED preparation. Adults will graduate from the Bright Future initiative ready to take the GED examination.
Seattle Vocational Institute offers lots of resources to their students in an effort to help them succeed. SVI offers childcare, a job resource center, externship opportunities, a counseling center, student assistance, financial aid officers, and more.
Financial aid in the form of federal grants and scholarships are available to qualifying students. Financial aid officers are available at SVI to help students navigate the sometimes complicated financial aid application process.
If you or someone you know is interested in applying to attend Seattle Vocational Institute, or if you would like to learn more about the career certificates and programs of study offered there, click here to access SVI’s official website.
The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.
Get more information about the programs offered by Seattle Vocational Institute by clicking the request information to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Business and Marketing Studies
Computer and Information Sciences
Health and Clinical Professions
Mechanic and Repair Technology
Personal and Culinary Services
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $2,200. To calculate a more personalized cost visit the net price calculator. The figures listed below are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.
Tuition & Fees Information
- Annual tuition estimates are between $3,200-$3,800 for both state residents and nonresidents
- The estimated tuition for part time students is around $63 to $76 per unit
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student per year.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||92%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||92%||$6,454|
Admissions, Academics, & Student Services
To help support students, Seattle Vocational Institute may provide services to students like:
- Remedial courses
- Counseling assistance
- Employing students to lower education costs
- Assisting students to find work
- Child care
Specialized Programs & Accreditations
- Dental Assistant Program
- Accredited by the American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation (since 2000)