Continuing Education in Tacoma,

Gig Harbor, and Online.

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Continue your education today! Learn new skills to further your professional development or take a class for sheer enjoyment. Continuing Education classes are designed to work around your busy schedule. Day. Evening. Weekend. Online. Classes are available at both our Tacoma and Gig Harbor campuses!

Featured Instructor

Patrick Lowinger

Patrick Lowinger is a historian and freelance writer.  Patrick possesses a MA in Ancient History from AMU and a BS in Microbiology from CSULB.

After retiring from a career in law enforcement in 2012, Patrick and his family moved to Washington from his native California.  Pat’s interest and area of focus are on the people and societies of the ancient Mediterranean- from the Late Bronze Age through Early Medieval periods.  As an active member of the Association of Ancient Historians, Pat remains academically engaged- having just spent the summer in Romania doing archaeological field work.

When he’s not teaching or digging Pat enjoys working on various writing projects, including his blog, Discovering Ancient History.  In addition to all things historical, Pat enjoys photography and hiking as well as spending time with his family.

Important Dates and Information

Spring Quarter – 02.02.2018 – 06.11.2018

Write in the Harbor – 11.02.2018 – 11.03.2018

2018 Spring Schedule

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If you need to have your Continuing Education enrollment verified for any reason, Tacoma Community College’s Continuing Education Department is a registered clock hour/continuing education unit (CEU) provider with the Washington State OSPI. For each hour of instruction, one clock hour or .1 CEUs are awarded. Clock hours and CEUs must be requested at the time of registration and a $20 fee (per class) will be issued on top of class registration fees for administrative processing of clock hours/CEUs. If you have any questions please call us at (253) 460-2424.

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