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Bates Technical College appoints new vice president of administrative services

Bates appoints new vice president of administrative services Read More»

Bates Technical College lands $1.2 million federal grant

The White House, U.S. Dept. of Labor and U.S. Dept. of Education announced last Monday that Bates Technical College will receive a $1.2 million grant. The grant will help strengthen employer engagement with the college and expand capacity in high-demand programs. Read More»

Fall quarter at Bates Technical College brings new educational opportunities

In response to evolving industries and demand for skilled employees, Bates Technical College has added new educational pathways to its diverse list of program offerings. Read More»

Infusion of funding spurs growth in high-demand aerospace programs

Bates Technical College will receive $411,771 from the State Board for Community and Technical Colleges (SBCTC) to expand the capacity of the Welding and Machinist programs. Read More»

Filipino youth organization and Japanese drum group perform at Bates' Global Heritage Celebration

Bates Technical College's 19th annual Global Heritage Celebration will feature cultural dance performances and booming drums. Watch The Pilipino American Youth Organization (PAYO) and Okinawa Kenjin-Kai Taiko Drumming Troupe on Thursday, June 12, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at the college's South Campus, 2201 S. 78th Street in Tacoma. Read More»

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