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Pierce County Skills Center

The Pierce County Skills Center offers year-long Career and Technical Education program designed to give students an in depth look into specific career fields. PCSC courses are taught by industry professionals in state-of-the-art facilities. PCSC programs earn high school and college credit and prepare students to successfully transition to post-secondary education.

  • Students attend their home high school for the morning half-day and PCSC for the afternoon.
  • PCSC serves juniors and seniors only
  • Programs are tuition free, but there may be course fees.
  • Transportation is provided to and from the high school.
  • Students may earn up to 1.5 credits per semester. Total 3 per year

Students who are interested in attending should meet with their counselor to review credit status and to complete a PCSC application.

  • Aerospace Composites
  • Aerospace Machining
  • Automotive Technology
  • Construction Trades
  • Cosmetology
  • Criminal Justice
  • Culinary Arts
  • DigiPen
  • Video Game Development
  • Fire Science & Emergency Services Medical Careers
  • PC Networking & Hardware Repair
  • Pre-Pharmacy Technology
  • Pre-Physical Therapy & Sports Medicine
  • Pre-Veterinary Technology

See the course equivalency guide for a list of equivalency credits for SHS. PCSC Course Equivalency Guide

PCSC Presentation 2023

How do I apply?