Pierce College at Fort Steilacoom
Pierce College is an accredited two-year community college in beautiful Washington state. Established in 1967, Pierce College has two campuses, one in Lakewood and one in Puyallup. Both are located about 45 minutes from Seattle. This area is known for its natural beauty, clean environment, and cutting edge technology.
Here, you can improve your English language skills, complete the first two years of a bachelor's degree, earn a professional/technical degree or certificate, or finish a high school diploma while earning college credits.
During your time at Pierce, you will enjoy outstanding services, top-notch facilities, and interesting activities. Some of these include:
- A well-staffed, friendly International Education office.
- English Language Conversation Partners.
- Tutoring and Writing centers.
- Student government, student clubs, active musical and theatre groups.
- Nationally recognized, award winning libraries.
- Computer labs for student use.
- Free internet and wireless hotspots across campus.
- Fitness centers.
- New science buildings.
School Information9401 Farwest Dr SW
Lakewood, Washington 98498-1999
P: (253) 964-6229
F: (253) 964-6256
Locale: Suburb: Large
Open Admissions: Yes
Sector: Public, 2-year
Carnegie Basic: Associate's--Public Suburban-serving Multicampus
Religious Affiliation: Not applicable
Students & Faculty
- 15,165Total Students
- 7,452Male Students
- 7,713Female Students
- 266Total Intl Students
- 143Intl Male Students
- 123Intl Female Students
- 231Total Faculty
- 105Male Faculty
- 126Female Faculty
- 21:1Student/Fac Ratio
Out of State Tuition
Books & Supplies
Room & Board
Degrees & Programs
|Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping|
|Biology/Biological Sciences, General|
|Building/Construction Finishing, Management, and Inspection, Other|
|Business Administration and Management, General|
|Computer Support Specialist|
|Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications|
|Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration|
|Data Entry/Microcomputer Applications, General|
|Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General|
|Early Childhood Education and Teaching|
|Fire Services Administration|
|Food Preparation/Professional Cooking/Kitchen Assistant|
|Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other|
|Forensic Science and Technology|
|General Office Occupations and Clerical Services|
|Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General|
|Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies|
|Marketing/Marketing Management, General|
|Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary|
|Occupational Safety and Health Technology/Technician|
|Office Management and Supervision|
|Psychiatric/Mental Health Services Technician|
|Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse|
|Retailing and Retail Operations|
|Selling Skills and Sales Operations|
|Small Business Administration/Management|
|Sport and Fitness Administration/Management|
|Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling|
|Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician and Veterinary Assistant|