Prince William Sound College

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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Student Affairs at PWSC

It's a great time to earn a degree!

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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UAA Chancellor Sandeen and PWSC Director O'Connor

Sound and Valley News report on the chancellor's visit

Listen to the Shahmeer Azmat's audio report

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Cross country skier in Valdez, Alaska

Ski for Free

Rent a pair of cross-country skis from the Health and Fitness Center for free!

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Latest News  
Millwright students in class

Career and Technical Education Tuition Discount

Beginning this fall, the University of Alaska will offer a 25 percent tuition discount on selected career and technical education (CTE) courses. For the upcoming fall semester at PWSC, this discount will apply to Millwright I, II, and III, as well as Medical Terminology.

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PWSC student Alex Johnson

Interview with Alex Johnson

PWSC interviewed outdoor leadership student Alex Johnson to discover how his experience at PWSC has been so far.

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Saje Pernie

Interview with Saje Pernie

Saje Pernie recently completed a year-long millwright program at PWSC. We interviewed her to find out what she is doing now. We discovered that she currently works for Hess Corporation in North Dakota and earns a whopping $210,000 per year! 

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