Northwest Career & Technical High School | Clover Park Technical College
Graduation applications for students completing their programs this spring are due May 1, 2017. Fill out the application online or print it and turn it in to the Enrollment Services Office, Building 17:
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Northwest Career & Technical High School

Northwest Career & Technical High School allows students to earn a high-school diploma while earning a certificate or degree in a technical field. We combine a rigorous educational program with career guidance and high-quality career and technical education. We're located on the Clover Park Technical College campus in Lakewood.

While earning a high-school diploma, students can also earn a certificate of initial competencies in their chosen career path. Students who graduate from Northwest Career & Technical High School are prepared for post-secondary education and training opportunities — and, if a student enrolls in the Elective High School option, they can leave NWC&THS with a college degree or certificate.

Entrance Requirements

To enroll at NWC&THS, you must...

  • Be at least 16 and not older than 21
  • Be a current high-school junior or senior
  • Provide an official transcript and state test scores
  • Obtain a release from your school district of residence each school year
  • Provide your own transportation
  • Have an up-to-date certificate of immunization

Enrollment Options

Option A

Earn a high-school diploma and a college certificate or degree. For this option, you enroll in a daytime adult career-path program and take academic classes in the late afternoon. Cost varies per program.

Option B

Earn a high-school diploma and enroll in a career path with high-school students from 3-6 p.m. For this option, you take academic classes from 1-3 p.m. The career-path offerings are Automotive, Cosmetology and Certified Nursing Assistant — but these are subject to sufficient enrollment.

Class Offerings

Degree & Certificate Programs

Adult High School Completion

Northwest Career & Technical High School follows the CPTC academic calendar.


Northwest Career & Technical High School is fully accredited according to standards of the Northwest Association of Accredited Schools and Colleges.

Contact Us

Phone: 253-589-5770