TBCC Receives Title III Grant

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Tillamook Bay Community College was recently awarded a Federal Title III Strengthening Institutions Grant. TBCC will be funded for $2.5 million over the next five years. The funds will be used to enhance the college’s ability to help students plan their education and career paths and improve student persistence and completion. This is the second […]

Tillamook County small businesses invited to free government contracting workshop

Partners for Rural Innovation Building

Tillamook Bay Community College Small Business Development Center (SBDC) and the Economic Development Council (EDC) of Tillamook County are hosting a workshop designed to help small businesses learn how to take advantage of new HUBZone certifications – and other SBA designations – to help secure government contracts.  The workshop will be held on Saturday, November […]

Instructor Highlight: Paul Letersky

How does a former secretary to J. Edgar Hoover, FBI Special Agent, Sky Marshall, Head of Security for United Airlines, and Vice President of Pan American World Airways arrive at Tillamook Bay Community College? It is a long story. A long, fascinating story. What inspired you to go into a career with the FBI? I […]

TBCC Foundation Awarded Grant to Support CTE Students

This fall, the Tillamook Bay Community College Foundation was awarded a $15,000 grant from The Roundhouse Foundation to support students enrolled in a Career-Technical Education Program. The grant helps cover costs associated with supplies and program fees. “The intent is to lessen the barrier for these students to participate in these programs,” said Britta Lawrence, […]

High Schoolers can take classes at TBCC for free this fall term

Free College Courses for Juniors and Seniors

Registration is now open for fall term classes at Tillamook Bay Community College (TBCC), and high school juniors and seniors can once again take classes for free. To qualify, high school students must be currently enrolled at a Tillamook County high school, or part of the local home school program, and apply for admissions at […]

Apply Now for Fall Term at Tillamook Bay Community College

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Now is the time to apply for fall term classes at Tillamook Bay Community College. Classes begin Sept. 20. “If you’re thinking about earning your degree, fall is the ideal time to start,” said Rhoda Hanson, VP of Student Services. “Our Career Education Advisors are ready to help you find the right path forward to […]

Angelica Ortiz: Career Education Advisor

Angelica Ortiz

Tillamook Bay Community College recently hired Angelica Ortiz as a new Career Education Advisor. Angelica is a TBCC graduate, whose main role will be helping students find the right path for their educational goals. Angelica said students can make an appointment to talk to her before they register for classes, or anytime while pursuing their […]

Fall Scholarships available through the TBCC Foundation

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The Tillamook Bay Community College Foundation is awarding over $28,000 in scholarships to students who enroll for fall term. The scholarship application opens Aug. 9. Fall term classes begin Sept. 20. Scholarships awarded by the TBCC Foundation can help pay for tuition, fees, books, educational supplies and sometimes living expenses. “If you are thinking about […]