UEI Trade School in Washington


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Vocational schools in Washington state offer specialized training focused on specific careers, equipping students with the practical skills needed to enter the workforce immediately. Trade schools bridge the gap between traditional academic education and the demands of various industries. Catering to a diverse array of fields, from healthcare to technology, trade schools in Washington offer a pathway for those seeking a direct route into a profession without the extended timeframe of a conventional college degree.

UEI College is a vocational trade school that focuses on student success, thus providing you with the career training and practical skills you need to take your first step toward a rewarding new career in healthcare, dental, HVAC , automotive, and other rewarding fields. Whether you're straight out of high school, making a life or career transition, or striving to make up for missed opportunities from the past, UEI College is here to guide you through the processes of commitment, achievement, and success.

UEI's Tacoma campus is an accredited learning institution. UEI College is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges(ACCSC). Combined with the hands-on training and real-world experience you'll receive through UEI instructors, our diploma programs are designed to move you closer toward your personal, academic, and professional goals!


For nearly 40 years, UEI has provided students with the opportunity to gain the hands-on skills and training they need to become successful in a variety of vocational careers.

As the workforce evolves, employers' needs change, and workers seek new career opportunities. The demand for career training is critical in and around the state of Washington. By providing Washington students with a trade school that's safe, secure, welcoming, and focuses wholeheartedly on student success, UEI College is ready to take on these new and unique challenges!


UEI trade school in Washington are synonymous with quality and industry-relevant education. Our Washington state trade school are premier institutions that prepare students for career-centric roles in various sectors. Our Tacoma campus offers specialized training and ensures students are job-ready upon graduation.

1415 E. 72nd St.
Tacoma, WA 98404

(253) 210-3590

Open today: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Hybrid Classes

Walk-Ins Welcome

2021 Year Opened

5 Programs Offered

20 Classrooms

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Local Attractions and Other Nearby Locations

Nestled in the vibrant city of Tacoma, our Washington trade school campus is strategically located near the state's most notable landmarks and locales. A stone's throw away from the picturesque Point Defiance Park, students can immerse themselves in nature's beauty or stroll along Ruston Way Waterfront after rigorous training.

Those more inclined toward art and history can explore the renowned Museum of Glass or the Tacoma Art Museum. For those needing retail therapy or a bite to eat, the Tacoma Mall offers many shopping and dining options. Commuting is easy with the campus's proximity to major roadways like I-5.

Washington Trade School FAQs

Those interested in attending UEI trade school in Washington must be at least 17 or older. All applicants should either be high school graduates or possess a (GED). Any proof of high school graduation or its equivalency should be printed and signed by the applicant in the presence of a UEI College official. Learn more about our admissions requirements.

To ensure students select the right vocational track, UEI College offers a Program Match Quiz. This tool assists prospective students in determining which program aligns best with their interests and career aspirations, ensuring a more tailored and fulfilling educational experience.