Why Washington Tech: What Makes Us Unique

In today’s competitive educational landscape, discerning students are not just looking for any institution—they’re looking for the right institution. An institution that stands apart not just in terms of its academic offerings, but also in its vision, mission, and commitment to excellence. Enter Washington Technical Institute (WTI), a beacon in the realm of technical education. Here’s what sets WTI apart from the rest.

Academic Excellence with a Modern Edge

At the heart of WTI is its pioneering curriculum. But what really makes it shine is the blend of this with state-of-the-art student information and learning management systems. While many schools offer standard technical courses, WTI pushes the envelope by leveraging modern digital tools that enable efficient, flexible, and interactive learning experiences.

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A Faculty Second to None

WTI is not just about advanced course materials and sophisticated digital tools. At its core, it’s about people. The faculty at WTI is comprised of professionals who bring a wealth of knowledge and industry experience. Their expertise ensures that students are not just learning theories but are also gaining insights into real-world applications.

Extensive Experience in Online Education

This is where WTI truly stands apart. Being a part of Excel Education Systems (EES) brings a myriad of advantages to the school. Founded in 2005, EES is a forerunner in the world of K-12 and post-secondary distance education. With schools like Excel High School and Northgate Academy under its belt, the pedigree is evident. EES isn’t just about education; it’s about transforming the very way students learn. By being a part of this innovative ecosystem, WTI students benefit from cutting-edge methodologies, a vast network, and the collective experience of a larger educational community.

Accreditations that Speak Volumes

WTI’s credentials are further solidified by its accreditations. Being regionally accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools is a testament to WTI’s dedication to maintaining the highest standards of education. This is further amplified by the fact that Excel Education Systems holds corporate accreditation by Cognia and the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, both of which are titans in the realm of educational accreditation. These recognitions not only validate WTI’s commitment to quality but also assure students that their education is in competent hands.

Mission, Vision, and Core Values

Washington Technical Institute, under the EES umbrella, operates with a steadfast mission to prepare its students for a lifetime of achievement and career success as knowledgeable and well-trained professionals. This is further demonstrated by its superior outcomes and high student satisfaction. The vision is vivid—cultivating professionals who not only excel in their respective fields but also make a difference. The core values driving WTI towards this vision are:

  • Students at the Forefront: Every decision, every course, every methodology is centered around the best interests of the students.
  • Unwavering Integrity: From transparent operations to keeping promises, WTI operates with unwavering integrity.
  • Innovation as a Cornerstone: Constantly striving for improvement ensures that students receive contemporary and relevant education.
  • Collaboration & Accountability: The focus on collaboration ensures best practices, while the commitment to accountability guarantees that WTI delivers on its promises.
  • Optimism & High Expectations: At WTI, the future is bright, with high expectations set for both students and staff.

Diversity & Inclusion

In today’s globalized world, diversity and inclusion are not just buzzwords—they’re imperatives. WTI’s dedication to fostering belonging and empowerment is evident in its operations. The institute believes in the power of diversity, ensuring that educational and technology services cater to a diverse student base.

In conclusion, while there are numerous technical institutes around, Washington Technical Institute is in a league of its own. It’s not just about technical education; it’s about molding the leaders of tomorrow with a blend of academic rigor, innovative methodologies, and a student-centric approach. So, when you ask, “Why Washington?”, the answer is simple: Because at WTI, excellence isn’t just a goal; it’s a way of life.

If you’re ready to get started, you can register for your program online through our website. Still have questions about our programs? Feel free to call us at 800-371-5581 or text us at 952-465-3702 to speak with an admissions specialist.

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Washington Technical Institute is Regionally accredited by the Middle States Association CESS, and licensed by the Minnesota Office of Higher Education as an institution of higher learning