Pasadena City College is a top-rated, two-year community college that serves more than 29,000 students every semester. Nestled in the foothills of Pasadena, California – home of the annual Tournament of Roses Parade and Rose Bowl football game – PCC has educated more than a million students since its founding in 1924.
The college is world-renowned for its high-quality education and extensive range of general education, transfer, certificate, and associate degree programs. With more than 60 academic and 70 Career and Technical Education programs – as well as Extended Learning fee programs, Online Education, and the PCC Community Education Center – PCC can meet a variety of educational needs.
PCC offers generous financial aid to students and awards nearly $28 million in student aid every year.
Widely recognized as a transfer leader, PCC ranks in the top five of community colleges in the state that transfer students to local universities, including UCLA, USC, Art Center College of Design, Caltech, and more. – less