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Pierce College Fort Steilacoom

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Pierce College Fort Steilacoom, located in Lakewood, is one of two campuses and extension sites in the Pierce College District that create quality educational opportunities for more than 17,000 diverse learners.


Why Choose Pierce Fort Steilacoom?

Pierce College Fort Steilacoom was ranked No. 2 in Washington on a 2017 list of the top 35 two-year colleges in the nation that produce the highest paid workers.
As a Center of Excellence for Veteran Student Success, Pierce College increases veteran student enrollment and completion rates. It serves 5,839 military students, veterans and their families.
As a result of student retention and completion efforts, Pierce College has increased its graduation rates by 65%. In 2016, 3,846 students earned certificates, degrees and diplomas.

Popular Programs

  • AA–Liberal Arts
  • ​AA–General Studies
  • Pre-Nursing
  • Associate in Business
  • Associate of Science
  • Criminal Justice

See all programs of study at Pierce College Fort Steilacoom.

College Address

Pierce College
9401 Farwest Drive S.W.
Lakewood, WA 98498

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