A local leader with a national reputation

Shoreline Community College is well-known for leading the way and those  efforts are recognized with local, regional and national awards. Here are some of those honors: 

  • AACC Board Member
    • President Lee Lambert elected to the board of the American Association of Community Colleges. More>
  • NC3 Board Chairman
    • President Lee Lambert appointed Chairman of the Board of the National Coalition of Certification Centers. More>
      SCC President Lee Lambert (center)
      accepts the ACCT award from
      President and CEO J. Noah Brown
      (left) and Past Chair
      Arthur Anthonisen. 
  • 2009 Pacific Regional Chief Executive Officer Award
    • President Lee Lambert named one of the top five community college leaders in the country by the national Association of Community College Trustees. More >
  • Toyota T-Ten award
    • For four of the past five years, SCC' s Toyota T-TEN Program is the top training program in the country by Toyota Motor Sales USA. More >
  • Bellwether Award 2011
    • Professional Automotive Technician Program recognized  for its stellar advances in the Workforce Development category at the 2011 Community College Futures Assembly. More >
  • Bellwether Award 2009
    • Clean Energy Technology Center program named one of top 10 Workforce Education programs in the United States at the 2009 Community College Futures Assembly. More >
  • King County Best Workplace for Recycling
    • SCC was the only community college or university recognized as one of the 2008 Best Workplaces for Recycling by King County. More >
  • 2009 School of the Year finalist
    • Automotive Technology Center one of four finalists for the " 2009 School of the Year" contest sponsored by Chicago Pneumatic tools and Tomorrow' s Technician magazine.
      More >
  • Top literary magazine in the U.S. - 2010
    • The 2010 edition of Spindrift art and literary journal named best in the U.S. by the Community College Humanities Association. More >
  • Top literary magazine in the U.S. - 2009
    • The 2009 edition of Spindrift art and literary journal named best in the U.S. by the Community College Humanities Association. More >
  • Power Player Award - Seattle City Light
    • SCC' s 18 kilowatt solar electric energy system, the largest non-residential system in Seattle City Light's service area, brings award for leading in energy conservation. More >
  • Best Practices in Workforce Development
    • The Automotive Training and Career Opportunities Partnership honored with Governor' s Award for Best Practices in workforce development for the General Service Technician training program. More >
  • U.S. Department of Labor
    • "Recognizing the Demographics of the Workforce" Honorable Mention for effective services to individuals with disabilities, persons with limited skills in English, homeless individuals, migrant farm workers and others. 2007
  • Diversity at the top of award
    • President Lee Lambert honored for being a Top Contributor to the Asian Community by Assunta Ng and Northwest Asian Weekly newspaper. More >
  • Grammy U
    • SCC is one of only a dozen colleges across the country - the only community college - to be selected by the Recording Academy (The GRAMMY Awards) as a GRAMMY U Network satellite campus, tying education to access to the recording industry. More >