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School of Aerospace and Aviation

This school prepares students for vital careers in the Pacific Northwest working with large and small airlines and airports as pilots and aviation maintenance mechanics. Students in these programs study at CPTC's South Hill Campus next to Pierce County Airport.  VIEW PROGRAMS

School of Science, Technology, Engineering and Design

The cutting-edge technical programs in this school prepare students for careers in a wide range of high-tech industries, including engineering; graphic, digital and interior design; computer programming and network security; and more.  VIEW PROGRAMS

School of Automotive and Trades

These top-notch programs prepare students for careers in the automotive industry and the skilled trades. Some career options for these students include automotive mechanic, auto body repair technician, heating and air conditioning technician, electrician, construction worker and welder.  VIEW PROGRAMS

School of Advanced Manufacturing

This school features program options that prepare students for careers working in a variety of advanced manufacturing industries, including working with automated robotic manufacturing, fabricating composite materials, testing materials for destructive flaws, and more.  VIEW PROGRAMS

School of Nursing

Our nursing program offers numerous options to prepare students for careers in the nursing industry. Graduates can begin careers as a licensed practical nurse or certified nursing assistant, and pre-nursing courses can prepare students to transfer to four-year programs.  VIEW PROGRAMS

School of Health and Human Development

We offer a variety of health sciences and human services programs to prepare students for careers in the healthcare, early childhood and human services industries. These programs lead to careers in a wide range of healthcare fields.  VIEW PROGRAMS

School of Business and Personal Services

This school prepares students for careers in the private sector and personal services industry. Graduates can enjoy careers in accounting, retail and restaurant management, culinary and pastry arts, cosmetology, esthetics and massage, and more.  VIEW PROGRAMS

View All Programs

Click below to browse a list of all of our programs in alphabetical order.  VIEW PROGRAMS



May 2019
    • Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Location: Bldg 23, Atrium
    • Contact: CAB
    • Description: The Dental Assistants Club is collaborating with the Campus Activities Board to offer a graduation cap decorating event for all graduating Clover Park Technical College students. The first 50 students to RSVP will receive a free graduation cap to decorate. Decorations will be provided along with access to glue guns/glue sticks. RSVP is required. This event is open to all but preference will be given to the class of 2019.
June 2019
    • Time: 6:00 PM
    • Location: Location: McGavick Conference Center
    • Contact: Story Gilmore, 253-589-5762 or story.gilmore@cptc.edu
    • Description: The Office of Student Life, in partnership with the CPTC Associated Student Government, hosts an Annual Student Awards Ceremony as a way to celebrate those exemplifying academic and community leadership at Clover Park Technical College. Checkout the awards website to find out more about this annual ceremony.
    • Time: 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Location: The Northwest Float Center 3907 6th ave Tacoma 98406
    • Contact: CAB
    • Description: This event does not allow for a guest. Students only are invited to this event. We will begin checking students in 4:45 pm at the Northwest Float Center. This event is scheduled in fifteen minute time increments and we ask that you arrive 10 minutes before your float session. You will self-select a float session when you RSVP.
    • Time: 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Location: Cheney Stadium 2502 S Tyler St, Tacoma, WA 98405
    • Contact: CAB
    • Description: Join us at Cheney Stadium in Tacoma for some baseball fun as the Tacoma Rainier's take on the Nashville Sounds on Saturday, June 8 at 5:05pm. Reserved seats and food provided! RSVP is required for this event because space is limited. Each CPTC student is permitted to bring one guest.

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Our South Hill Campus — located just south of Puyallup — is home to our aviation programs, which make use of the runway next door at Thun Field.


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Northwest Career & Technical High School allows students to earn a high-school diploma while earning a certificate or degree in a technical field. We combine a rigorous educational program with career guidance and high-quality career and technical education.


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Workforce Development is dedicated to the creation, implementation, and facilitation of quality short-term educational programs, funding opportunities, and student-centered supports by being responsive to business/industry and community needs.


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We enhance student learning and success through a comprehensive array of programs and experiences that focus on a holistic approach toward personal, intellectual and global understanding.


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The CPTC Bookstore is located in Bldg 23 and is open from 8am - 4pm Monday thru Friday.


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