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
April 12, 2018
We take a closer look at the Upward Bound program, which is designed to prepare students for college whom might not otherwise succeed due to economic or family factors.
April 12, 2018
Does it make a difference whether you earn your high school diploma or a GED? Grace Chen looks at the issue in detail.
April 12, 2018
Who says college is just for the 18 - 22 year old crowd? In fact, more community colleges are recruiting students over the age of 50 - and for good reason!