Career Advising

Career Advisors are here to help you. If you’re an existing student who needs support in planning your educational pathway, your career advisor is a great resource. Career Advisors are also available to refer students to community resources for crisis intervention and problem resolution.

Career Advisors can assist with:

  • Appropriate placement in general education courses
  • Learning about college resources and support services
  • Understanding degree or certificate requirements
  • Program costs
  • Understanding college policies, procedures
  • Educational planning

Career advisors are assigned based on your career pathway.

To make an appointment with a career advisor, call 253.680.7002 or email


Advisor Jason Carroll Advisor Bob Traufler Advisor Leesa Ostrander
Administrative Medical Assistant Accounting Architectural Woodworking/Cabinet Making Technology
Barber Administrative Business Assistant Auto Body Rebuilding and Refinishing
Biomedical Service Technician:

Clinical Engineering

Broadcasting/Video Production Automotive Technology
Certified Medical Assistant Business Direct Transfer Agreement (DTA/MRP) Carpentry
Dental Assisting Civil and Environmental Engineering Technology Commercial Truck Driving-Entry Level
Dental Lab Technician Cloud Computing and Networking Technology Diesel and Heavy Equipment


Denturist Culinary Arts Early Childhood Education
Electronic Equipment Service


Machinist Digital Media
Nursing Assistant Certified Electrical Engineering Technology
Occupational Therapy Assistant Electronics Technician Certificate Electrical Construction
Practical Nurse Automation and Mechatronics Facilities Maintenance Engineer
Information Technology Specialist Fire Service
Marketing and Business Management Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration
Technician (HVAC)
Mechanical Engineering Technology Motorcycle and Marine Technology
Software Development Sheet Metal Technology

Student services will be reduced May 9-20 for ctcLink implementation. Programs, courses, library, tutoring and student activities will continue as scheduled. Students can still email offices or drop off paperwork. Offices will reopen for full service on Monday, May 23.