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Bates Technical College

Bates Technical College

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School Info

Basic information

  • Enrollment
  • 3000students
  • Airport Pickup
  • Telephone
  • 1 253-680-7284
  • Fax
  • 1 253-680-7289
  • Address
  • 2320 S. 19th, Tacoma WA 98405


  • Suburban
  • On-Campus Dorm/residence
  • University-based Program

Why This School?

  • - Located on the Downtown Tacoma, the third largest city in Washington State
    - Situated along the shores of Puget Sound with a majestic backdrop of Mount Rainier and the Cascade Mountains
    - Free access to all campus facilities

Bates Technical College About the

  • Bates Technical College, located in Tacoma, Washington, is the state's largest public technical college. It offers two-year Associate of Technology degrees, academic certificates, and industry certifications, and maintains articulation agreements with several four-year universities. Some of the college's two-year degrees are transferable. Bates operates three campuses in Tacoma, occupying a total of approximately 650,000 square feet (60,000 m2) of classrooms, shops, meeting rooms and offices. Bates presents education in a competency-based format. Classroom settings are similar to the workplace in a related field, and students are evaluated as they would be at a business. The college works closely with industries in all career education areas to continually review and refine the curriculum. The college offers extended learning, business and management training, home and family life programs, and apprenticeship training.

Course Information

  • College % Career preparation
    Advanced Manufacturing
    Architecture & Construction
    Audio/ Visual Technology & Applied Arts
    Business, Finance, & Personal Services
    Culinary Arts
    Education & Human Services
    Engineering Technology
    Allied Health
    Information Technology
    Public Safety
    Transportation Technology
    Continuing Education
    High school
    Child Studies

Course Information

Schedule 48 Weeks VISA Info I-20 Issued Upon Request
Minimum age 16 Accommodation On-Campus Dorm/residence


  • Our staff welcomes the opportunity to make your application process as smooth as possible. If you have any questions, you can email us and we will be happy to help you.

    There is no Proof of English proficiency and minimum GPA requirement for admission to Bates Technical College. All students are asses for placement in general education classes upon arrival.

    How to Apply

    Submit the International Student Application with the non-refundable $50 USD application fee ($100 for Practical Nurse).
    Copy of passport photo page.
    Submit a bank statement and the Financial Resources Information Form.
    Complete the International Student Health Insurance Form.
    If you are currently in active status at another U.S. school, submit the Transfer Release Form.
    If you will be bringing a spouse or children with you, submit the Dependent Information Form.

Course Schedule

2025-01-02 2024-09-25
※ From the Course Starting Dates 48Weeks(month) Choose



School's Admin fee
48 Week Week Week Week Week
(USD)$ 7,126
Week Week Week Week Week


Housing Placement fee
Accommodation Fee
Terms Homestay On-Campus Dorm/residence Off-Campus residence

Airport Pickup

Airport Pickup
Other Charges (USD)$ 315    Detail

Remarks / Other Information

  • * Dates and Fees are approximate and may change without prior notice.



  • Basketball court(s), Cafeteria, Computer center, Fitness Center, Fitness Classes, Gymnasium,
    Language Technology Center (LTC), Library, Racquetball/squash Courts, Recreational park, Running track, Snack bar, Swimming pool (indoor), Volleyball court(s), Wheelchair accessible Workout area


FAQ Questions

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A、はい。ELSタコマ (ELS Tacoma) はシアトル郊外にあるワシントン州タコマの中心部に位置しているベイツテクニカルカレッジキャンパス内で授業を行います。

1クラス最大 15名
最低受講期間 2週間
レベル数 12レベル
入学時期 (2016) 1/4・2/1・2/29・3/28・4/25・5/23・6/20・7/18・8/15・9/12・10/10・11/7・12/5
受入年齢 16歳~
日本人スタッフ 不在
スタディセンター あり
設備  ランゲージラボ、PCルーム、その他大学施設
日本人比率(年間平均) 12%
その他国籍(年間平均) 中東系:70%、韓国:10%、中国系:5%、ブラジル:5%


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우선은 제가 수강한 것은 오전에는 공부를 하고 오후에는 수업이 없어서

시간을 좀 자유롭게 사용할 수 있어서 좋았어요
주로 스피킹 위주로 수업을 했구요 말 하면서 공부하니까
시간도 금방 지나가고 지루하지도 않았어요.
그리고 오후에 수업이 없어서 간단히 숙제를 하거나 근교로 놀러다녀오기도 좋았구요
외국으로 어학연수갔으면 빡세게 공부 해야하는거 아니냐고들 많이 하시는데
저는 이렇게 조금 여유롭게 지내는게 더 좋았던거 같네요~ 강추합니당!!

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