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- August 31, 2022
KBTC's Northwest Now talks 'Back to School' with Superintendent Chris ReykdalRead More
- August 04, 2022
Bates Technical College’s Digital Media program students create and produce documentary about Tacoma’s 1942 Japanese internmentRead More
Puyallup Tribe of Indians $20,000 grant helps Bates Technical College students in needJune 08, 2022
Bates Technical College celebrates grand opening and ribbon cutting for new Center for Allied Health EducationApril 12, 2022
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Bates Technical College is located in Tacoma, Washington, approximately 35 miles south of Seattle and 30 miles north of the state’s capital city, Olympia. The college operates on three campuses, with over 600,000 square feet of classrooms, shops, meeting rooms, and offices.Learn More