The Workforce Board licenses and regulates more than 300 private career schools doing business in the state of Washington. The agency also investigates student complaints and administers a fund that reimburses students affected by a school closure.
Information for Students
Looking for a School?
Before you choose a private career school, check to be sure it's licensed with the state. View our current list of licensed schools.
The Workforce Board approves programs offered at public and private educational institutions in Washington for veterans and those eligible for GI Bill education benefits.Only approved programs can receive educational benefits from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. Find out more about how we oversee veterans education programs.