The Center of Excellence for Global Trade & Supply Chain Management is a partnership with Highline College, located in the Pacific Northwest in Des Moines, Washington, USA.
The Center of Excellence for Global Trade & Supply Chain Management is a partnership with Highline College, located in the Pacific Northwest in Des Moines, Washington, USA.
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Make it in Washington Initiative

The Make it in Washington initiative is a public-private investment in small and midsized manufacturers located in qualified Washington counties. Using an integrated approach and a blend of federal, state, and private investment, Make it in Washington delivers solutions for increasing workforce skills through advanced education, tailored business consulting services, connection to growth capital, and access to global markets. The goal of Make it in Washington is to increase manufacturing capacity, strengthen supply chains, attract investment, and create new opportunities for businesses and individuals.

EVENTS

There is so much to know and experience in the areas of supply chain management and logistics. Along with the Center's own events, we are helping promote events across Washington state. Take a look here.

Customs Brokerage Exam Prep Course

A Customs Broker is licensed by U.S. Customs and Border Protection to aid clients in the import and export of goods across the U.S. border.  Class is slated to meet in Winter 2015.  Watch for more details.

CENTERS OF EXCELLENCE

There are nine additional Centers that focus on a targeted industry that drives the state’s economy and are built upon a reputation for fast, flexible, quality education and training programs. Connect to one.

LATEST NEWS & RESOURCES

We're watching the news and aggregating the latest and best articles. In addition, we've been building a resource library here and on the Highline College campus. Check out the new updates.

INDUSTRY TRENDS

We've compiled the latest statistics. Why are exports and imports important to Washington State? What does the talent pool look like and where are the demands? Find out more.

HIGHLINE COLLEGE

Highline Community College is host to the Center of Excellence. See how the College, located in the Seattle metropolitan region, has leveraged global partnerships and resources for economic development. 

Your Resource Center

We're working to consolidate the latest reports and stats on industry trends.

Contact Us?

Send us an email, give us a call, or visit us on the Highline College campus.

Education Handbook

Find our more about educational pathways in Washington State.