A Talent Pipeline Fueled by World-Class Education
Looking to fill open jobs in Tacoma-Pierce County? You won’t have to look far. Nine regional colleges and universities, along with 12 technical schools, produce thousands of career-ready graduates each year. The highly ranked University of Washington Tacoma, Pacific Lutheran University, University of Puget Sound, Pierce College, Tacoma Community College, Clover Park Technical College and Bates Technical College are among the many institutions of higher learning that prepare the workforce in Tacoma for established and emerging industries. For more information, visit our Universities page.