About Us


The Center of Excellence collaborates with community and technical colleges, industry, and other partners to facilitate equitable access to in-demand jobs and build a diverse, highly skilled, and readily available technical workforce for the state of Washington.

The Center of Excellence for Information & Computing Technology (COEICT) is a statewide resource for:

  • Washington’s community and technical colleges
  • Information technology industry and employers
  • K-12 educational system

We convene stakeholders, provide resources, and identify solutions for Washington’s technical workforce needs.

The COEICT works closely with education and industry partners to support the growth of the technology sector in Washington State. We provide:

  • Best practices for technology training and education
  • Up-to-date research on emerging technology trends, required skills, and labor market needs
  • Coordinated access to a diverse and highly skilled workforce
  • Strategic partnerships around IT workforce planning and equitable access to in-demand jobs

Contact us to discuss your needs.