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Tacoma Community College

Tacoma Community College

6501 S 19th St
Tacoma, WA 98466-6100
(253) 566-5000

Founded in 1965, Tacoma Community College is a public 2-year institution. This college, which is near the center of the city, is in Tacoma, WA. It is the 11th biggest institution in the state of Washington. This community college offers 27 certificates and 24 degrees at the associates level to students. In 2010, 8,556 students sought degrees from the 41 programs at this medium-sized college. It offers subjects including education, legal assisting, and respiratory therapy. The Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities accredits it. This college is one of 22 community colleges in Washington.

Student Demographics

In 2010, this community college enrolled 8,556 students.

Student Demographics

In 2010, this community college enrolled 8,556 students.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 3337
  • Total Enrolled Female: 5219
  • Undergraduate Male: 3337
  • Undergraduate Female: 5219

Faculty Demographics

410 faculty work for this college. 128 out of 410 teachers are full-time, over two-thirds of the teachers are part-time, and just under two-thirds of the faculty are women.

Faculty Demographics

410 faculty work for this college. 128 out of 410 teachers are full-time, over two-thirds of the teachers are part-time, and just under two-thirds of the faculty are women.

  • Male: 148
  • Female: 262
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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