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Study at Tacoma Community College

Tacoma Community College, also referred to as TCC, is a coeducational, public, community college located in Tacoma, Washington, United States. It was established on September 28, 1965, to serve the population of Tacoma-Pierce County, Washington. The College is organized into the main campus in west Tacoma, Gig Harbor Peninsula Campus, Washington Institute for Service Excellence at the Tacoma Mall, Madison School, The Evergreen State College-Tacoma, Washington Corrections Center for Women, and Mission Creek Corrections Center for Women. The College presently offers admission to more than 14, 000 students every year. It offers a number of courses in libaral studies to its students. The divisions at Tacoma Community College include the following:
  • Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Business and Technology
  • Health, Justice and Human Services
  • Mathematics, Sciences and Engineering
  • Workforce Education
The college's sports teams are called the TCC Titans. The official mascot is the Titan. The College offers basketball, baseball, and soccer for men and offers basketball and volleyball for women.

Profile of Tacoma Community CollegeTacoma, WA is home to Tacoma Community College. Tacoma is a medium-sized city. The school is a public institution. Degrees at Tacoma Community College go up to the Associate's degree.

Course Topics

Students commonly pursue studies in liberal arts.

Tacoma Community College Selectivity

Prospective students are drawn to the school's open admissions.

The school has a tenure system for senior faculty.

Student Enrolment

Tacoma Community College has 5, 811 enrolled students .

The school reports its educational mission is:

"Tacoma Community College shall provide quality educational programs in a dynamic learning environment. The college shall be accessible, comprehensive and flexible, and shall address the personal, professional and social needs of its diverse community. "

Tacoma Community College Programs and Degrees
General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors
Liberal Arts469liberal arts and sciences
Business and Management129business, accounting technology, business management
Nursing and Emergency Medicine110registered nursing, EMT paramedic
Medical administration73medical records tech, medical secretary, medical receptionist, medical transcription, medical billing
Medical Support and Technology53respiratory care tech, radiation therapist, medical coding, sonography and ultrasound tech, pharmacy tech
Therapy and Counselling37mental and social health services
Law22legal assistant
Computer Science and Engineering21computer networking, computer support, computer programming, web design
Education and Teaching20teacher aide
Science14physical sciences
Security and Law Enforcement13criminal justice and administration
office and Administration12receptionist, office management, office data entry, data entry
Landscaping and Horticulture4applied horticulture
Engineering Technician2electronics tech
Art Studies1arts management
Contact: Tacoma Community CollegeTacoma Community College

6501 S 19th St

Tacoma, WA 98466-6100

General Phone: (253) 566-5000


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