Current International Students

Thank you for choosing Bates as your educational partner! Our friendly staff want your studies in the U.S. to be enjoyable. The International Student Advisor is here to answer your questions and help with any concerns or problems that arise.

We hope you enjoy your time here in Washington state and at Bates Technical College!

Orientation
Bates Technical College provides an orientation for all new international students. At orientation, you’ll learn about the college and resources available to you, and you’ll get a chance to meet and mingle with other international students. Stay tuned for more details.

Transfer Options
While Bates prepares students for careers that do not require a baccalaureate degree, you may decide that you want to take your education to the next level. Bates offers several options that may fit your unique needs, including articulation agreements with other colleges that will allow you to transfer some of your college credits earned.

Learn more about transferring to another institution.

Insurance
Most international students are required to have insurance while studying in the USA. (More info to come)

Immigration Information and Regulations
(More info to come)

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