Our Career Pathways help you explore career fields related to your interests. These educational paths can lead you to a rewarding career. Need help choosing a career? Take this quiz. It's time to transform your future!
- November 27, 2023
Welding program students at Bates Technical College Krak down on this year’s displayRead More
- September 15, 2023
Student Emily Stech Selected as 2023 Coca-Cola Leaders of Promise ScholarRead More
President Zhou joins Phi Theta Kappa Presidential Advisory BoardAugust 30, 2023
Bates President Lin Zhou wins Chief Executive Officer AwardMay 16, 2023
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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