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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
U.S. region where majority of students come from: Northwest

Campus size: 150 acres
City or town school is located in: Tacoma, WA
Population of city/town: 213,418
Locations of branch/satellite campuses: Branch campus in Gig Harbor, WA.
Nearest major city: Seattle
Distance of nearest major city: 30 miles
Population of nearest major city: 724,745
Online campus map:

Institution offers housing: no
Percent of students who live off campus: 100%
Student conduct policies:
honor code
Alcohol is permitted on campus to students of legal age: no

Every student is required to lease or own a computer: no
Every student is required to take a computer course: no
Computer equipment is provided in: library, computer center/lab(s), student center
Internet access provided to all students: yes
E-mail services/accounts provided to all students: yes
School has a library on campus: yes

Remedial learning services:
reading, writing, math, study skills
Additional services offered:
nonremedial tutoring, placement service, day care, health insurance
Counseling services:
minority student, veteran student, career, personal, academic
Career placement services:
internships, career/job search classes, interest inventory, on-campus job interviews, resumé assistance, interview training
Amount of campus that is accessible to physically handicapped: partially

Student activities:
student government, student newspaper
School newspaper(s): The Challenge
Number of honor societies: 1
Campus-based religious organizations:
Christians on Campus
Minority student organizations:
Black Student Union, Muslim Student Association; Baha'i, Filipino cultural, and Pacific islander clubs
International student organizations:
Bridges International and International Student Organizations
Other student organizations, musical groups, activities, and committees:
Musician Student Union, Pride and Allies, Students for Life, Men of Distinction, Student Nurses Organization; anime, clay, book, German, environmental, investment, medical/dental/pharmacy, respiratory care, radiological technology, DEV, and engineering clubs

School has an athletic program: yes
Athletic director: Jason Prenovost,
Athletic Director
School colors: blue and gold
School mascot: Titans
Athletic conference memberships: NWAC

Sports offered Scholarships? Athletic Assoc.
Men's baseballno 
Men's basketballyes 
Men's soccerno 
Women's basketballno 
Women's soccerno 
Women's volleyballno 

Athletic facilities:
gymnasium, soccer field; fitness and health/wellness centers
Intramural/Recreational sports:
dance, golf, soccer, volleyball

Public transportation serves campus: yes
Nearest international airport: Seattle-Tacoma (25 miles)
Nearest passenger train service: Tacoma, WA (5 miles)
Nearest passenger bus service: Tacoma, WA (5 miles)

List of four-year colleges most often selected by recent graduates:
Four-year schools most often selected by recent graduates are Arizona State University, Ohio State University of California, Pacific Lutheran University, University of Puget Sound, University of Washington, and Washington State University.

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