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  • Prince William Sound College

    Prince William Sound College (PWSC) is a small and affordable two-year college located in beautiful Valdez, Alaska, with extension sites in Glennallen and Cordova. PWSC is accredited through the University of Alaska Anchorage.

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PWSC graduates during commencement

It's never too late to go to college!

If you're thinking of starting or continuing your college education, now is a great time to earn a degree or certificate. PWSC offers convenient online and evening classes so that you can work it into your schedule. Part-time student scholarships are also available for students who are enrolled in at least six credits.

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Students in PWSC's My Youth Prepardness Iniative

George Keeney is teaching the My Youth Preparedness Initiative at the Valdez High School.

My Youth Preparedenss Initiative
Daniel Barbero, PWSC Media Intern

PWSC Social Media Coordinator Jessica Young is collaborating with outdoor leadership student Daniel Barbero on a media internship.

Daniel Barbero's Media Internship with PWSC

Year in Review

As we start the new year, we like to take a moment to look back at all of the accomplishments achieved during our last year. Take a look at the Year in Review site for the 2018-2019 academic year!

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PWSC students at Dock Point in Valdez, Alaska
Haason Scott, PWSC outdoor leadership student

Haason Scott is an outdoor leadership student. He fell in love with the outdoors in 2017 after he had an internship with a national park.

Haason Scott
Ashley Hicks, PWSC student

Ashley Hicks has faced many challenges in her young life, including dealing with addiction. Ashley sought help through a residential treatment program. With time and perseverance, she regained her focus, and continued to pursue her education at PWSC. Ashley will be graduating with a degree from PWSC in May.

Meet the students: Ashley Hicks