Advance Your Career with CityU

Grow as a Teacher, Leader, Counselor, or More

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City University of Seattle is proud to offer Federal Way Public Schools employees a special tuition reduction and access to CityU’s top-flight programs for educators, leaders, and support staff.

CityU can help you reach your goals. Whichever way you wish to grow in your school community, CityU has a certificate, degree, or program to help you get there. Whether it’s getting your teaching certificate, endorsement, or pursuing a leadership or counseling path, CityU can assist.

Our advanced degrees and certifications will help you strengthen the skills you need for senior leadership roles in your district including educational leadership, school administration and instructional supervision.

Combine the experience you’ve gained in the classroom with your growing interests and talents to make an even bigger impact in the lives of students and your district.

Get connected to learn how to maximize this 15% tuition reduction. For questions, contact Melissa Myers at or 253.896.3215 to learn more.

Note: CityU’s flexible and affordable Alternative Route program for teacher certification is not eligible for the 15% tuition reduction as it is already deeply discounted.


  • 15% tuition reduction for most programs
  • Principal, Administrator, Superintendent certification
  • Alternative Routes to Teacher Certification (four options)
  • Programs in School Counseling, Special Education
  • Endorsements, ELP, and Continuing Education
  • Additional bachelor’s, graduate, & certificate options

Why Choose CityU?

  • Accredited, private, nonprofit university
  • High quality, relevant education
  • Weekend, evening and online class options
  • Online, on-campus, and mixed-mode courses
  • Local support with CityU campuses in Tacoma and Renton
  • Strengthen your professional network
  • Leadership Academy completers can challenge 6 credits
  • Potential to earn credits for your performance-based knowledge

Why Choose Nonprofit?

We’re with our students every step of the way—through dedicated faculty, a suite of student services, and a quality educational experience.

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