Military Quick Facts

  • BAH Rate
    $1,893
  • Yellow Ribbon Program
    YES
  • Approved for Tuition Assistance
    YES
  • Offers College Credit for Military Experience
    YES
  • Awards Credit for CLEP Exam
    NO
  • Awards Credit for DSST Exam
    NO

Pierce College at Fort Steilacoom is a two year, public college in Lakewood, Washington. Pierce College conveniently offers "roadmaps" to students’ desired career along with employment outlooks for a variety of degrees and careers. Students enrolled at Pierce College can pursue associate degrees, professional & technical programs, and certificates.

Pierce College Veteran and Military Offerings

Pierce College offers the following veteran and military support programs:

Pierce College is a MyCAA approved school.

About Pierce College

Pierce College at Fort Steilacoom offers university transfer and direct transfer degrees, professional/technical degrees and certificates, extended learning options, e-learning, and a transitional education programs.

Pierce College Direct Transfer Degrees

The direct transfer degrees are aimed at students who intend to complete their lower division general education/core requirements and lower division degree-related requirements for the baccalaureate institutions.

The direct transfer degrees offered by the Pierce College at Fort Steilacoom include Associate of Arts (AA-DTA) and direct transfer degrees in areas such as:

  • Business
  • Biology
  • Pre-Nursing
  • Construction Management
  • Elementary Education

Pierce College Transfer Degrees

The university transfer degrees include the Associate of Science (AS-T) degrees in areas such as:

  • Biological and Environmental Resource Sciences
  • Geology
  • Earth Sciences
  • Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Physics
  • Atmospheric Sciences

Professional and Technical Degrees and Certificates

Various professional and technical degrees and certificates offered by the Pierce College at Fort Steilacoom include:

  • Associate in Technology
  • Associate in Accounting
  • Certificate in Practical Accounting
  • Associate in Computer Network Engineering
  • Certificate in Computer Systems Administration
  • Criminal Justice Technician certification
  • Associate degree in Criminal Justice.

Pierce College Facilitates All Around Development

Pierce College at Fort Steilacoom offers various opportunities and facilities to students to ensure an all round development. The bookstore on campus stocks all required textbooks and school supplies for classroom needs. It also houses various other items such as calculators, study-aids, bestselling books, clothing, gifts, greeting cards, and other merchandise.

The Pierce College Child Development Center provides childcare and high quality early childhood programs for children. There are evening child care programs for children whose parents are enrolled for evening classes.

Military and Veteran Costs
  • Tuition Cost
    $ 3,783/yr
  • GI Bill Coverage
    - $ 3,783/yr
  • Yellow Ribbon Coverage
    N/A
  • Student Veteran Cost
    $ 0/yr

Military/Veteran Support

  • BAH
    $1,893
  • Campus SVA Chapter
    YES
  • Full-Time Veteran Counselor On Campus
    YES
  • Signed VA Principles Of Excellence
    YES
  • Club/Association for Veterans
    YES
  • Veteran Upward Bound Program
    NO
  • 8 Keys to Veterans' Success
    YES
  • Offers ROTC Program
    NO
Academic Support
  • Offers College Credit for Military Experiences
    YES
  • Awards Credit for CLEP Exam
    NO
  • Awards Credit for DSST Exam
    NO
Financial Support
  • Comply with The Veterans's Choice Act
    YES
  • Approved for Tuition Assistance
    YES
  • Yellow Ribbon Program
    YES
  • Scholarships for Military
    YES
  • Reduced Tuition for Military
    YES
Costs
  • Undergraduate
    $3,783
    In State
    $4,197
    Out of State
  • Graduate
    $0
    In State
    $0
    Out of State
  • Cost Per Credit
    N/A
    In State
    N/A
    Out of State
  • Textbooks
    $855
Student Population
  • Student Count
    4,879
    Undergarduate
    0
    Graduate
    1,016
    GI Bill Students
  • Male
    41%
    Population
  • Female
    59%
    Population
Affiliation
  • Religious
    No Religious Affiliation
  • Ethnicity
    No ethnic affiliation
  • Gender
    Coed School
School Information
  • College Type
    PUBLIC
  • Setting
    Urban
  • Accrediation Type
  • Duration
    2 Year
  • Calendar
    QUARTERS
  • Online Undergraduate
    YES
  • Online Graduate
    NO
Average Scores
  • Avg. Accepted

4.1

(127 Review)

Nina Fridley

1 week ago

I found it's an amazing experience, the priceds are very reasonable too. I recommend this amazing University.

Nina Fridley

1 week ago

I found it's an amazing experience, the priceds are very reasonable too. I recommend this amazing University.

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