A new program offered at Pierce College seeks to help local veterans transition into their next assignment in life in the most efficient way possible. The VIE-25 program is a unique collaboration between local community and technical colleges, state agencies and the armed forces.
Now that fall quarter classes have started, now is the time to make sure you are signed up to receive important information from Pierce College regarding emergencies, delays and college closures. Students and employees can sign up to receive emergency messages through text, email or by phone.
A number of events taking place at Pierce College Fort Steilacoom Oct. 6-7 will celebrate and shed light on banned and challenged books. The college has held events celebrating banned books since the 1980s, highlighting literature that has historically been challenged by organizations throughout the country.
Pierce College International Education hosted its first-ever study tour to South Korea, where students earned college credits while exploring the world. Students were able to earn up to 15 credits toward their associate degree, taking classes with Pierce College faculty both in the classroom on campus, as well as in South Korea at DongJu College.
Pierce College digital design students are in the spotlight this fall, in a gallery exhibit showcasing outstanding photographs, illustrations and digital paintings.
Pierce College is proud to announce the launch of its first ever baccalaureate degree program in dental hygiene starting in 2016. The Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities has approved Pierce College’s proposal to offer a Bachelor of Applied Science in Dental Hygiene (BASDH) after the college expanded the existing program by one quarter.