Pierce College at Fort Steilacoom

Lakewood, WA

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Pierce College at Fort Steilacoom

Pierce College at Fort Steilacoom

Pierce College at Fort Steilacoom Student Essentials

Pierce College at Fort Steilacoom Student Essentials
Region: Northwest
Setting: Large Town Setting
Type: Public
Affiliation: Not applicable
Size: Very Large (+10,000 Undergrad)
Mascot: Raider
Website: www.pierce.ctc.edu
On-Campus Housing Available: No
Parking Permit Required: Yes
Selectivity: Open Admissions
In-State Tuition: $3,777
Out-of-State Tuition: $8,967
Retention Rate: 56%
Enrollment: 13,512
Year Established: 1967

About Pierce College at Fort Steilacoom

Pierce College, at Fort Steilacoom in Lakewood, Washington, is the perfect school for associate’s degrees, university transfers, and professional, technical, continuing education, and e-learning programs.

Some of the majors available are Business Information Technology, Computer Network Engineering, Diagnostic Health and Fitness, Homeland Security Emergency Management, Human Services and Substance Abuse, Language Interpreting, Nursing, Pupil Transportation Supervision, Social Service Mental Health, and Veterinary Technology.

Financial aid options for eligible students include loans, grants, work-study, internships, job connections, and school scholarships such as those available on the scholarship listing called The Wash Board.

Pierce College has many available student services that enhance the learning experience, such as a library, computer labs, tutoring, counseling, college publications, and academic advising.

Eligible high school students may also take part in the Running Start program at Pierce College, which will allow them to take college-level classes for credit in both high school and college, at no cost.

Workforce programs are available for students and graduates who are struggling to find work job connection services which help you buff up your resume and work on interviewing skills. There are also two state-funded programs called Worker Retraining and WorkFirst which help people re-enter the workforce while going to school.

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Pierce College at Fort Steilacoom Map & Location

Pierce College at Fort Steilacoom
9401 Farwest Dr SW
Lakewood, WA 98498


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Getting Around Pierce College at Fort Steilacoom

Walkability

Fair walkability. You could have a car for this area, but walking is possible.

4/10
walk

Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Lakewood, WA

Winter
Dec
47
36
Jan
48
37
Feb
51
37
Spring
Mar
56
40
Apr
60
43
May
66
48
Summer
Jun
72
53
Jul
77
56
Aug
77
56
Fall
Sep
71
52
Oct
61
46
Nov
53
40

Students

Total Students 13,512

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 10%
  • African American: 12%
  • Caucasian: 55%
  • American Indian or Alaska native: 1%
  • Asian: 5%
  • Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 2%
  • Unknown and Other: 15%
Latino 10%
African American 12%
Caucasian 55%
American Indian or Alaska native 1%
Asian 5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 2%
Unknown and Other 15%

Undergraduate 100%
Graduate %
Full-Time 22%
Part-Time 78%
International 2%
Domestic 98%

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Pierce College at Fort Steilacoom

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