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Tacoma Community College

Tacoma Community College is a community college located in Tacoma, Washington, with satellite operations in Gig Harbor and the Bridge Program in partnership with the Evergreen State College - Tacoma location in the 6th Avenue district

Location

Address
6501 S 19th St
City
Tacoma
State
WA

Contact Information

Stats

Total Undergrad enrollment
7053
In State Tuition Fees
3606
Out State Tuition Fees
8795
Male Female Ratio
40:60
Acceptance Rate
100%
Student Faculty Ratio
19:01

Additional Information

College Type
Public
Religious Affiliation
N/A
Campus Housing
No
Mascot
Titan
Colors
White Blue
Conference
NWAC

College History

History

Tacoma Community College is a community college located in Tacoma, Washington, with satellite operations in Gig Harbor and the Bridge Program in partnership with the Evergreen State College - Tacoma location in the 6th Avenue district. Tacoma Community College (TCC) serves the city of Tacoma and the Pierce County portion of the Kitsap Peninsula. TCC's creation was authorized by voters in 1962, and it opened in fall 1965. As of 2009, nearly 1/2 million students have attended TCC since its opening. TCC is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU) and is currently in the process of continued accreditation with NWCCU's current cycle of standards. TCC's average student age is 28 years old with over 15,000 students enrolling each year. TCC offers 46 state-approved vocational and technical programs with the average placement rate of 86% for students in their chosen field as of 2009/2010 data

College Specialty

Specialty

Tacoma Community College shall provide quality educational programs in a dynamic learning environment. The college shall be accessible, comprehensive and flexible, and shall address the personal, professional and social needs of its diverse community.

Campus

Campus

Urban

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