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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PWSC Graduation

PWSC Update on Budget

The University of Alaska is currently dealing with challenges due to the governor’s budget. There have been multiple conflicting reports about how this will affect Prince William Sound College. There are still many unknowns, but here are some important clarifications.

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Woody Woodgate works on building the tiny home

Learn basic construction trades by volunteering to build a tiny home

PWSC is building a tiny home and is inviting anyone in the community to join us!

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Kaela Gaylord

Summer Internship at the BLM

Kaela has had a busy summer as an intern for the BLM. From helping with administrative duties to assisting with youth camp outdoor activities, she has done a little bit of everything and has learned a lot throughout her experience.

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Millwright Class at Commencement

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 Yosselyn Gheen

Interview with Yosselyn Gheen

Yosselyn started her college education in 2005, but it was postponed due to life circumstances. In 2017, she decided to go back to school and this May she graduated with her Associate of Arts.

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PWSC student Phylicia Martel Barnum

Interview with Phylicia Martel Barnum

Phylicia is graduating this August from Prince William Sound College (PWSC) with an Associate of Arts in General Studies and will continue her education at University of Alaska Fairbanks (UAF) where she plans to pursue a degree in electrical engineering.

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