Welcome to career advising! Our advisors are here to help. If you’re an existing student who needs support in planning your educational pathway, we are a great resource. We are also available to refer you to community resources for crisis intervention and problem resolution.

Advisors can assist you with:

  • Checking your ACCUPLACER results and assisting with appropriate placement in general education courses
  • Informing you of college resources and support services
  • Understanding degree or certificate requirements
  • Program costs
  • Understanding college policies, procedures
  • Educational planning

Career advisors are assigned based on your area of study. To make an appointment, please call 253.680.7002, or find your career advisor below.

If you are a new student seeking guidance on how to enroll, visit our Get Started webpage or contact Admissions at 253.680.7002.

To make an appointment with your career advisor, please call 253.680.7002. For South Campus advisor Jim Field, please call 253.680.7403.
Jason Caroll, 253.680.7008

Business Administration

  • Accounting
  • Administrative Medical Assistant
  • Administrative Office Assistant
  • Marketing and Business Management


  • Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Technician
  • Sheet Metal


  • CNC Machinist
  • Machinist

Wholesale and Retail Services

  • Barber
  • Culinary Arts
 Jim Field, 253.680.7410


  • Architectural Woodworking/Cabinet Making Technology
  • Carpentry
  • Electrical Construction
  • Facilities Maintenance Engineer
  • Welding

Transportation and Distribution

  • Automotive Parts/Inventory/Warehousing
  • Auto Body Rebuilding and Refinishing
  • Automotive Technology
  • Commercial Truck Driving
  • Diesel & Heavy Equipment Technology
  • Power Sports and Equipment Technology

 Public Safety

  • Fire Service
Dan Eberle, 253.680.7010

Education and Training

  • Early Childhood Education


  • Biomedical Service Technician
  • Dental Assisting
  • Dental Lab Technician
  • Denturist
  • Electronic Equipment Service Technician
  • Hearing Instrument Technology
  • Occupational Therapy Assistant
  • Practical Nurse and Pre-nursing (CNA, NAC)

Specialist Advising

  • College DSS Coordinator
  • WA 45
Bob Traufler, 253.680.7605

Audio/Visual Technology and Communication

  • Broadcasting/Video Production
  • Digital Media


  • Civil Engineering Technology
  • Electrical Engineering Technician
  • Mechanical Engineering

Information Technology 

  • Computer Networking Systems Technician
  • Database Technology
  • Electronic and Communications Systems Technology
  • Electronics Technician
  • Information Technology Specialist
  • Software Development
  • Web Design and Development


  • Industrial Electronics & Robotics Technician

Distance Learning Student Advisor