Pierce County Community Colleges

In Pierce County, Washington, you can find 6 community colleges serving 22,814 students.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic).
The student:teacher ratio of 33:1 is more than the state average of 32:1.
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Pierce County Community Colleges

  • College Location Students
  • 98405-Tacoma
    1101 S Yakima Ave
    TacomaWA 98405
    (253)680-7000
    2,409 students
  • 98499-Lakewood
    4500 Steilacoom Blvd SW
    LakewoodWA 98499
    (253)589-5800
    3,407 students
  • 98402-Tacoma
    Everest College-Tacoma
    Private for-profit
    2156 Pacific Avenue
    TacomaWA 98402
    (253)207-4000
    903 students
  • 98498-Lakewood
    9401 Farwest Dr SW
    LakewoodWA 98498
    (253)964-6500
    5,799 students
  • 98374-Puyallup
    1601 39th Ave SE
    PuyallupWA 98374
    (253)840-8400
    3,243 students
  • 98466-Tacoma
    6501 S 19th St
    TacomaWA 98466
    (253)566-5000
    7,053 students
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Did You Know?
For Pierce, WA public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,208 per year for in-state students and $8,378 for out-of-state students. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.
Pierce, WA community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.51, which is higher than the national average of 0.48. The most diverse community college in Pierce, WA is Everest College-Tacoma. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.