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Continuing Education

Continuing Education classes are designed to help you learn new skills to further your professional development or take a class for sheer enjoyment.

Flexible Hours, No Grades, Lots of Fun

Continuing Education classes are designed to work around your busy schedule. Day. Evening. Weekend. Online. Classes are available at both our Tacoma and Gig Harbor campuses.

What interests you?
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We offer hundreds of classes each year at our Gig Harbor or Tacoma campuses.


Harbor Institute

Harbor Institute is a category of classes designed for curious, inquisitive, and academically inclined individuals seeking ongoing intellectual challenges!

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Online Courses

Continuing Education uses ed2go to offer six-week, instructor-facilitated online courses that are fun, convenient and highly interactive. Courses are available to you anytime. 



Frequently Asked Questions 



Continuing Education Instructors 


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Wanda Degolier: I have worn a lot of hats in my life, but Zumba, by far, is the most fun! I have a BS degree in Business Administration, as well as 17 fitness certifications including ACE Group Fitness, ACE Personal Trainer, SAIL, and a host of Zumba licenses.

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Award-winning singer/songwriter/guitarist/ukulele player Jeff Saxon is known for his meaningful, expertly-crafted, soulfully-delivered songs with jazz, blues, Latin and R&B leanings. Simultaneous to music creation, production and performance, Jeff teaches ukulele, songwriting and guitar classes at several Washington state colleges.

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Theresa Cosgrove has worked as a management analyst for the Federal government for over 25 years and is very knowledgeable about data gathering and evaluative methods. She teaches Beginning French Language and various genealogy classes at Tacoma Community College. In 2019 she will also begin teaching an Equestrian Art History course. 

about our CE Instructors


We Welcome New Instructors!

Do you have a hobby or topic you are passionate about? Do you have experience and expertise you want to share with others? Do you feel there are community members who are interested in your topic and who want to learn? Please use this form to tell us about yourself and your ideas. Thank you for your interest in Continuing Education at TCC!

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Quarterly Schedule 

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Continuing Education

Quarterly Class Schedule