Tacoma Community Colleges

  • There are 3 community colleges in Tacoma, Washington, serving 10,393 students.
  • Pierce County, WA community colleges have a diversity score of 0.65, which is lower than the national average of 0.67 (view national diversity statistics).
  • Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), and the student:teacher ratio is 24:1.

Tacoma, WA Community Colleges:

  • College Location Students
  • 1101 S Yakima Ave
    Tacoma WA  98405
    2536807000

    2,409 students
  • Everest College-Tacoma
    Private, for profit
    2156 Pacific Avenue
    Tacoma WA  98402
    (253)207-4000

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

    7,189 students
Recent Articles
December 21, 2017
Many students start their academic careers at a community college, hoping to transfer to a four-year university, but find themselves missing the mark. Thankfully, a new report surveying university leaders provides ideas on how to help students make the transfer successfully.
December 21, 2017
Learn about the research that shows how participation in community college boosts student performance and success.
December 21, 2017
Learn about the controversy surrounding community colleges' admission policies regarding undocumented immigrants.