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I want to transfer to a four-year college 


TCC prepares you for success

If your ultimate goal is to land at a four-year university, then you’ve come to the right place. Tacoma Community College offers you an exceptional start on your four-year degree, with numerous transfer programs designed to meet the criteria of your next university. More than 65 percent of our students transfer to four-year schools.

We are the right choice for you: 

  • Accredited by the Northwest Commission of Colleges and Universities
  • An Achieving the Dream college
  • Military Friendly College
  • And, we make transferring to other schools easy: Read about the "Washington 45" - a list of courses that are accepted at all public colleges and universities in the State of Washington. 

What do you want to learn? 

We offer a wide variety of high school completion, degree and professional and technical certificate programs that are geared for your lifelong success. Bring your drive, energy and curiosity - and we will prepare you for the next step. 

26 Associate Degrees 
29 Professional and Technical Certificates
56 Areas of Study
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College transfer degrees 

Our Associate degrees are directly transferable to most four-year colleges and universities in Washington state. We prepare you well for your chosen field and get you ready for junior status. 


Stay at TCC - and earn your Bachelor degrees

TCC offers two Bachelor of Applied Science degrees: Health Information Management and Community Health. Both degrees offer the same academic rigor, quality and expertise as other four-year institutions - and you can accomplish this online and under your schedule.


Bachelor of Applied Science - Health Information Management (HIM)

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Bachelor of Applied Science - Community Health

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Connect with an Advisor

After you enroll and complete orientation, you'll want to connect with an advisor at TCC and your planned transfer school to make sure you take the appropriate courses. Stop by Advising at Building 7, call them at 253-566-6091 or drop them a line. 

Advising is also available at TCC's Gig Harbor Campus! Scheduling can be completed by calling the Front Desk at 253-460-2424.


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