Community and Technical College System Overview


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Read more about our system's history.

Location, counties served, district number, and years established

Bates Technical College

Location: Tacoma
Counties Served: Pierce
District: 28
Established: 1940

Bellevue College

Location: Bellevue
Counties Served: King
District: 8
Established: 1966

Bellingham Technical College

Location: Bellingham
Counties Served: Whatcom
District: 25
Established: 1957

Big Bend Community College

Location: Moses Lake
Counties Served: Adams, Grant, Lincoln
District: 18
Established: 1962

Cascadia Community College

Location: Bothell
Counties Served: Snohomish, King
District: 30
Established: 1994

Centralia College

Location: Centralia
Counties Served: Lewis, Thurston
District: 12
Established: 1925

Clark College

Location: Vancouver
Counties Served: Clark, Skamania, Klickitat
District: 14
Established: 1933

Clover Park Technical College

Location: Tacoma
Counties Served: Pierce
District: 29
Established: 1942

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Columbia Basin College

Location: Pasco
Counties Served: Benton, Franklin
District: 19
Established: 1955

Edmonds Community College

Location: Lynnwood
Counties Served: Snohomish
District: 23
Established: 1967

Everett Community College

Location: Everett
Counties Served: Snohomish
District: 5
Established: 1941

Grays Harbor College

Location: Aberdeen
Counties Served: Grays Harbor, Pacific
District: 2
Established: 1930

Green River Community College

Location: Auburn
Counties Served: King
District: 10
Established: 1965

Highline College

Location: Des Moines
Counties Served: King
District: 9
Established: 1961

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Lake Washington Institute of Technology

Location: Kirkland
Counties Served: King, Snohomish
District: 26
Established: 1949

Lower Columbia College

Location: Longview
Counties Served: Cowlitz, Wahkiakum
District: 13
Established: 1934

North Seattle College

Location: Seattle
Counties Served: King
District: 6
Established: 1970

Olympic College

Location: Bremerton
Counties Served: Kitsap, Mason
District: 3
Established: 1946

Peninsula College

Location: Port Angeles
Counties Served: Clallam, Jefferson
District: 1
Established: 1961

Pierce College Fort Steilacoom

Location: Lakewood
Counties Served: Pierce
District: 11
Established: 1967

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Pierce College Puyallup

Location: Puyallup
Counties Served: Pierce
District: 11
Established: 1999

Renton Technical College

Location: Renton
Counties Served: King
District: 27
Established: 1941

Seattle Central College

Location: Seattle
Counties Served: King
District: 6
Established: 1966

Seattle Vocational Institute

Location: Seattle
Counties Served: King - Seattle's Central District
District: 6
Established: 1987

Shoreline Community College

Location: Seattle
Counties Served: King, Snohomish
District: 7
Established: 1964

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Skagit Valley College

Location: Mt. Vernon
Counties Served: Island, San Juan, Skagit
District: 4
Established: 1926

South Puget Sound Community College

Location: Olympia
Counties Served: Thurston
District: 24
Established: 1962

South Seattle College

Location: Seattle
Counties Served: King
District: 6
Established: 1970

Spokane Community College

Location: Spokane
Counties Served: Ferry, Lincoln, Pend Oreille, Spokane, Stevens, Whitman
District: 17
Established: 1963

Spokane Falls Community College

Location: Spokane
Counties Served: Ferry, Lincoln, Pend Oreille, Spokane, Stevens, Whitman
District: 17
Established: 1970

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Tacoma Community College

Location: Tacoma
Counties Served: Pierce
District: 22
Established: 1965

Walla Walla Community College

Location: Walla Walla
Counties Served: Asotin, Columbia, Garfield, Walla Walla
District: 20
Established: 1967

Wenatchee Valley College

Location: Wenatchee
Counties Served: Chelan, Douglas, Okanogan
District: 15
Established: 1939

Whatcom Community College

Location: Bellingham
Counties Served: Whatcom
District: 21
Established: 1967

Yakima Valley Community College

Location: Yakima
Counties Served: Kittitas, Klickitat, Yakima
District: 16
Established: 1928

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