Tacoma Community College

  • Established: 1965
  • Type: Public / College / Tacoma Community College
  • Total Students: 6242

About Tacoma Community College

Tacoma Community College (TCC) is a public community college in Tacoma, Washington and with satellite operations in Gig Harbor and the Bridge Program in partnership with The Evergreen State College. It 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

At a Glance

  • Established on 1965
  • Total students population: 11000+
  • International student population: 500+
  • Countries represented: 40+
  • Student and faculty ratio 23:1
  • Tacoma has 4 distinct season with mild winter and warm summers
  • Ranked in the top 50 US colleges since 2010
  • Free Tutoring services
  • Excellent Student support
  • Safe and beautiful location
  • Tacoma is 3rd largest city in Washington state
  • 45 Minutes from Seattle

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Courses Offered

Applied Management

Area of Study Business and Management
Intake
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Community Health

Area of Study Health Science, Public Health , Medicine and Pharmacy
Intake
  • Fall( Aug/Sept)
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Health Information Management

Area of Study Health Science, Public Health , Medicine and Pharmacy
Intake
  • Fall( Aug/Sept)
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Accounting

Area of Study Business and Management
Intake
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Actuarial Science

Area of Study Liberal Arts ,Social Sciences and Communication
Intake
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Anthropology

Area of Study Liberal Arts ,Social Sciences and Communication
Intake
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Arts

Area of Study Liberal Arts ,Social Sciences and Communication
Intake
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Atmospheric Sciences

Area of Study Engineering, Science and Technology
Intake
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Bioengineering

Area of Study Engineering, Science and Technology
Intake
  • Fall( Aug/Sept)
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Business

Area of Study Business and Management
Intake
  • Fall( Aug/Sept)
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Civil Engineering

Area of Study Engineering, Science and Technology
Intake
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Communication Studies

Area of Study Liberal Arts ,Social Sciences and Communication
Intake
  • Fall( Aug/Sept)
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Computer and Electrical Engineering

Area of Study Engineering, Science and Technology
Intake
  • Fall( Aug/Sept)
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Estimated Tution and Other Fees

Bachelor's Degree

Tution Fee
$0
Accomodation & Other Fees
$7300
Total
$7300

Associate Degree

Tution Fee
$9354
Accomodation & Other Fees
$7300
Application Fee
$50
Total
$16704

Requirements

Bachelor's Degree

Minimum GPA Total
2.5
Minimum level of Education
High School
Minimum TOEFL
65
Minimum IELTS
6
Minimum Pearson
46
Minimum Duolingo
90

Associate Degree

Minimum GPA Total
2
Minimum level of Education
High School
Minimum TOEFL
65
Minimum IELTS
6
Minimum Pearson
46
Minimum Duolingo
90

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