International Student Advisor
Location Downtown Campus, Rm. M323I
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Welcome to Bates Technical College International Programs. Bates Technical College is dedicated to promoting international education and training within the college, the community and around the world.
Whether you want to study English your first quarter, earn a degree or certificate, or continue your education at a four-year college or university after attending Bates, we can help you attain your educational goals. To learn more, ask a question, or receive information, please submit this form.
Why Choose Bates?
- Quality education. Small class sizes. Hands-on instruction.
- Two-year degree programs in 49 areas of study, including business, engineering, health/sciences, information technology and many more.
- English as a Second Language (ESL) program
- Dedicated international student advisor
- Low tuition and living expenses
Bates Technical College is located in the city of Tacoma in Washington State, in the Northwest corner of the United States. Tacoma is a progressive, international port city situated on the shores of Puget Sound. The city is located 35 miles south of Seattle and is within easy driving distance of mountains, the Pacific Ocean, Canada and other large international cities such as Portland, Oregon.
Tacoma is a city of 200,000 population (third largest city in the state) located in northwest Washington state - just 30 minutes from Seattle and the capital city, Olympia. Students should fly into Seattle-Tacoma International Airport.
Explore Tacoma and its surrounding areas:
Explore International Programs
The links below will provide you with a window to international program activities in which the college is involved and opportunities for you to become involved:
- Information for Agents
- Information for Prospective Students
- Information for Current International Students
- About our International Business Training
ELS Language Centers
Bates is proud to partner with ELS Language Centers, operating at our Downtown Campus. Visit ELS Language Centers website to learn more.
StudyUSA.com Fact Sheet
Study in the USA is a website dedicated to helping international students search and evaluate their educational choices in the United States. We invite you to take a moment and check out our Fact Sheet.
Click on a button below to find out how Bates can help you achieve your educational dreams.