Clover Park Technical College is a Washington State owned facility, with the Main Campus located in Lakewood, Washington (near Tacoma). The Aviation Campus is located at Thun Field (Pierce County Airport), identifier KPLU.
The Aviation Center of Clover Park Technical College is a modern, state-of-the-art facility designed primarily to house the Aviation Trades Program. At this facility, Professional Pilot Program, Aviation Maintenance Technician (A&P) programs, Aerospace Composite Program, and soon a Non-Destructive Testing program (Material Science) are located. All programs are primarily offered with an Associate’s degree, and are also offered as a Certificate option.
The programs degrees are AAS-T, (Associate os Applied Science, transfer), and AAT (Associate of Applied Technology). Courses in Quantitative Reasoning, Communication, and Sociology, with captstone projects are required in addition to the technical training.
In operation since 1942, Clover Park Technical College is a fully accredited school.