Pierce College has rolled out some new programs. Links to those programs as well as some fun facts follow:
For the first time in 99 years, a total solar eclipse will pass across the entire United States, creating a spectacular sight for communities across the country. On Aug. 21, the Pierce College Science Dome will offer a stellar opportunity for the community to safely view the solar eclipse. Although the local community is not […]
Did you know you can earn an entire associate degree at Pierce College without ever paying for a textbook? The college’s Pierce Open Pathway program eliminates the high cost of traditional textbooks, removing financial road blocks that could derail students’ progress toward a degree. This degree program allows students to earn a fully transferable associate […]
Michael Schwartz may be a familiar face to some, with his graduation photo appearing around town on Pierce College billboards, social media pages and more. But many more people surely know him as the friendly face from the Puyallup Student Life office who helped them find their way to class or around campus.
Young athletes throughout the community have an opportunity to sharpen their skills and athletic abilities with Raider Athletics volleyball and basketball summer camps. Campers will have an opportunity to train with Pierce College coaches and athletes while learning a little more about what life is like as a student on campus.
Pierce College now offers college courses at Graham-Kapowsin High School, bringing access to higher education to communities in south Pierce County. Courses are offered in the late afternoon and evenings, allowing working adults the added flexibility of earning college credits after work in their own community.
A degree in Kinesiology from Pierce College can open the doors to a variety of careers ranging from fitness training and athletic coaching to athletic management and nursing. At Pierce College, students enjoy access to multi-million dollar health facilities, and opportunities to combine classroom instruction with the most technologically advanced laboratory equipment available.
Thanks to this year’s NEW transferable associate degree in music, students in the program will enjoy a smooth transition into university programs around the state. Department leaders have worked hard to address the unique challenges that music students face. These students are often required to take multiple sets of sequential courses that may prevent them […]
The Pierce College Foundation’s annual Scholarship Scramble golf tournament takes place on Aug. 10 at High Cedars Golf Club in Orting, and it’s not too late to get involved in the fun! Registration is $150 per player, and includes green fees, a golf cart, box lunch, player gift and admission to a hearty barbecue dinner […]
Come out to Pierce College this fall and have all your questions answered about how to pay for college! The college is offering a series of comprehensive financial aid workshops, where you will receive hands-on help. The first 15 minutes of each workshop will include information about ways to pay for college, and the last […]