Pierce College District

2023 Tuition & Fees $4,902
Student Population 7,363
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $6,008
Graduation Rate 37 %
Students:Faculty 22 : 1

Academic Overview

Pierce College District is a public, four-years institute located in Lakewood, Washington. It is an Associate's - Public Rural-serving Large by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Bachelor's degree.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $4,538 for Washington residents and $4,902 for out-of-state students. The school offers only undergraduate programs and a total of 7,363 students are enrolled.
The salary after graduation from Pierce College District varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $39,700. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, Pierce College District's tuition & fees is $4,538 for Washington residents and $4,902 for non-residents.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
Washington ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at Pierce College District.
The average received amount of financial aid is $6,008 and 33% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 7,363 students is attending , and the student to faculty ratio is 22 to 1.
Graduation Rate for Pierce College District is 37 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Pierce College District is 19 %
Transfer-out Rate
Student Population for Pierce College District is 7,363
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Pierce College District is 22 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
22 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $6,008 at Pierce College District.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address9401 Farwest Dr SW, Lakewood, WA 98498-1999
Online Applicationwww.pierce.ctc.edu/apply-admission
Financial Aidwww.pierce.ctc.edu/financial-aid
Net Price Calculatorwww.pierce.ctc.edu/tuition-fees
Veterans Tuitionwww.pierce.ctc.edu/veterans-benefits
Disability Servicewww.pierce.ctc.edu/ads

Offered Degrees

Pierce College District offers 74 major programs on-site (in-person class) only. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
One but less than two years certificate160
Associate's Degree280
Bachelor's Degree40

Special Learning Opportunities

Pierce College District offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for undergraduate programs. The school provides teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:60)
Board/Meal Plan

Veterans Benefits

Pierce College District has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges