Community College


Pierce College 皮爾斯學院 (華盛頓州 WA)


Pierce College is ranked in the top 10% of American community colleges. Pierce College offers the 2 year Associate Degree for university transfer. Each year, hundreds of its students transfer to universities in Washington State and other states. Students can begin most majors at Pierce College; popular programs of study include business, engineering, environmental science, digital design or film, art, and education.

The Basics
Setting 45 minutes south of the city of Seattle.
School Type State-supported, Coed
Tuition US$10,000
Housing Homestay, Residence Hall
Transfer Records University of Washington, University of California, Washington State University, Indiana University, New York University, University of Illinois, Purdue University
Current Weather
School Website
General Information
State Washington (WA)
Location Lakewood
Nearest City Seattle
Environment Suburban
Campus Size 140 acre
Year Founded 1967
Admission Req.m F.4 or above
Academic Calendar Spring / Fall / Winter
Level Offered Intensive English, High School Diploma, Associate Degree, Bachelor’s Degree
Enrollment Approximately 8,200 students
Student-to-Teacher 25:1

Students Transfer Records:

Students studiedPierceCollegein 2009 has transferred to other Universities in 2011.

Pierce college

HK Secondary School


Transferred to


Ophelia Leung



UW Seattle


Chan Y. S.

Pooi To Middle School


UW Tacoma


Chan Y. Sum

Choi Kou, Sheng Kung Hui


UW Seattle


Lok K. C.



UW Seattle


Tsang K. K.

Immaculate Heart OfMaryCollege


UW Seattle


Kwok W. H.

KowloonTrueLightMiddle School


City U HK


Kwok Y. L.

Shuk Tak Fraternal Association Seaward Woo College


UW Seattle


Billy Kong

Shau Kei Wan East Government Sec Sch


UW Tacoma



University of Washington, Seattle University, Seattle Pacific University, UC Berkeley, University of California Riverside, Penn State University



Students Transfer Records:

University of Washington, Washington State University, Columbia University, New York University, George Washington University, Purdue University, University of California Los Angeles (UCLA), University of California Irvine, University of California San Diego, University of Oregon etc.


Academic Programs:

The Associate of Arts degree is designed for students who plan to transfer to four-year institutions after completing the first two years of study at Pierce. The degree enables students to fulfill the undergraduate general education requirements of most four-year degree programs and is also recommended for students who have not yet decided the field they will enter or the four-year institution they will attend.




State-of-the-art computer labs.

A well-staffed International Office meets the special needs of international students.

Nationally recognized, award-winning libraries with all the latest information technology.

New Fitness Center

New Science Building


Students Life:

Student Programs office that organizes many fun activities, trips, and events for students.

International students make new friends by participating in student clubs and organizations; college sports teams; student government; campus music, drama and film productions.

Campus and local resources available for students of any culture or religion.



Other Information:

Welcome to Pierce College!

We invite you to study atPierceCollege, an accredited 2-year community college in beautifulWashingtonState. A state school, established in 1967, Pierce offers top quality education at a reasonable price. AtPierceCollegeyou can improve your English in our Intensive English Program; complete the first two years of a bachelor's degree in our University Transfer Programs (2+2=4); earn a degree or certificate in our Professional/Technical Programs; or, finish your high school diploma while you earn credits towards your bachelor's degree in our High School Completion program.


"PierceCollegeis like a family. Everyone is so warm and nice and I have great memories." Shoko Nishimura (now works at Osaka College of Foreign Languages and International Business)


Our outstanding services, activities and facilities include a well-staffed International Office; Conversation Partner Program; tutoring and writing centers, many student clubs; several musical and theater groups open to students; nationally recognized, award-winning libraries; cafeteria; many computers for student use; free internet; wireless internet "hotspots" at convenient campus locations; and a new fitness center.


Use our web pages to learn more aboutPierceCollege. We are waiting to welcome you!


Majors & Degrees, Degrees Offered, Certificates, Diplomas, and Associate

Business: Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services, Accounting, Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science; Business Administration and Management, Marketing/Marketing Management


Technology: Communications Technologies/Technicians And Support Services, Computer Typography and Composition Equipment Operation, Computer Programming, Information Science/Studies


Technology: Kindergarten/Preschool Education


Engineering Technologies/Technicians: Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology




Industrial Technology

Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences, Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technology, Dental Hygiene, Mental Health/Rehabilitation, Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling, Veterinary Technology


Legal Professions And Studies

Legal Administrative Assistant/Secretary, Legal Assistant/Paralegal, Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities, Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies, Security And Protective Services, Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration, Fire Science