Top Tacoma Community Colleges

For the 2021 school year, there are 3 top community colleges in Tacoma, Washington, serving 10,580 students.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Black), and the student:teacher ratio is 30:1.

Top Tacoma, WA Community Colleges (2021)

  • College Location Students
  • Everest College-Tacoma
    Private, for profit
    2156 Pacific Avenue
    Tacoma WA  98402
    (253) 207-4000

    795 students
  • 1101 S Yakima Ave
    Tacoma WA  98405
    (253) 680-7000

    2,596 students
  • 6501 S 19th St
    Tacoma WA  98466
    (253) 566-5000

    7,189 students
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