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 Commencement

Now is the time to start or continue your college education

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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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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PWSC's tinyhome/toy hauler called "Game Chaser"

For Sale

Prince William Sound College is offering a sale by bid of a “Game Chaser” 2018 Big Bubba 8X24 deck over, 14K trailer with 8X12 cabin built by students in the PWSC Construction Academy Program.

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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 Demetri Kyles

Meet the students: Demetri Kyles 

Demetri Kyles is happy to finally be back in Valdez, Alaska, and to be attending PWSC! He hopes to eventually be a journeyman for Alyeska and is working toward that goal. Demetri grew up in foster care and with different family members so he found himself moving a lot when he was younger. After living in Valdez, years ago, he had always dreamt of coming back.

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Valdez local Kelly Brown

Interview with Kelly Brown

Though it took her longer to complete a degree, she finally did it! In an interview, she said "Do not let the thought of going back to school overwhelm you. You can take your time. You do not have to finish your degree in two years. Do what is right for you!"

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