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Tacoma Community College

Tacoma Community College
6501 South 19th Street
Tacoma, WA 98466

Official telephone: (253) 566-5000
Screen last updated on: December 2019
Semester/term begin dates: in late September, early January, early April, and late June.
Calendar system: quarter system (four terms comprise academic year)
Month(s) in which new student orientation is held: Orientation for new students held in June, September, December, and March.
Number and length of summer sessions: One summer session of eight weeks.

Special programs offered:
pass/fail grading option, internships, distance learning
Cooperative programs are offered: no

Associate's Degrees

  • Accounting
  • Allied Health
  • Anthropology
  • Architecture
  • Art
  • Astronomy
  • Atmospheric Science
  • Biology
  • Botany
  • Business
  • Business/Accounting
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry
  • Chiropractic
  • Civil Engineering
  • Communication Studies
  • Computer Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Dentistry
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Elementary Education
  • English Literature
  • Environmental Science
  • Exercise Science
  • Forestry
  • Geology
  • Health Information Technology
  • History
  • Human Services
  • Humanities
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Mathematics
  • Mathematics Secondary Education
  • Medicine
  • Microbiology
  • Music
  • Nuclear Medicine Technology
  • Nursing
  • Nutrition
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Oceanography
  • Optometry
  • Paralegal
  • Pharmacy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Physics
  • Political Science
  • Pre-Nursing
  • Psychology
  • Respiratory Therapy
  • Sociology
  • Statistics
  • Veterinary Medicine
  • Wildlife Biology
  • World Languages
Bachelor's Degrees

  • Health Information Management

  • Accounting
  • Bookkeeping Systems
  • Certified Nursing Assistant
  • Computerized Accounting
  • Customer Service
  • EMT
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Human Resource Specialist
  • Paralegal
  • Paramedic
  • Tax Preparation

Credit placement options:
  • credit and/or placement for CEEB Advanced Placement (scores of 3 or higher)
  • credit and/or placement for CLEP general
  • credit and/or placement for CLEP subject
  • credit and/or placement for Regents College Exams (RCE)
  • credit and/or placement for DANTES
  • credit and/or placement for school's own challenge exams
  • credit and/or placement for relevant military experience
  • credit and/or placement for relevant life experience
  • credit and/or placement for international baccalaureate
Other credit/placement programs:
Placement may be granted for TOELF.

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