Sep 21, 2023  
2022-23 Catalog 
2022-23 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Educational Paraeducator, AAS

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Learning Outcomes

Washington State General Paraeducator Standards of Practice

  • STANDARD 1: Support educational outcomes.
  • STANDARD 2: Demonstrate professionalism and ethical practices
  • STANDARD 3: Support a positive and safe learning environment
  • STANDARD 4: Communicate effectively and participate in the team process
  • STANDARD 5:  Demonstrate cultural competency

Important notes

  • Students will be required to pass a criminal history background check specified by each school district. 
  • This information does not substitute for meeting with a faculty adviser.
  • Students must achieve a minimum 2.0 GPA in each required class to attain a certificate or an AAS degree
  • AAS degree programs emphasize preparation in specific job skills required for try-level employment.
  • Not all classes are offered every quarter or at night.
  • Students attending only in the evening must remember it is likely to take more than two years to complete program.
  • Coursework is highly interactive and includes field-based internships.


Total Program Credits: 91 credits

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