Since 1924, Pasadena City College has provided the San Gabriel Valley with a high-quality, innovative learning environment that inspires student success.
Each semester PCC serves 29,200+ students, including international students from 76 different countries. Our academic programs encompass a variety of degrees, transfer programs, certificates of achievement, and occupational skills certificates that challenge students and support progress toward their goals.
PCC is home to the Micro Nano Technology Education Center (MNT-EC), a National Science Foundation Advanced Technical Education Center that aims to increase technical education programs in Micro- and Nanotechnology. The MNT-EC provides cross-disciplinary programs in nanotech, photonics, nanobio, materials science, semiconductor fabrication, and much more. PCC offers an Associate’s in Science Degree and offers certificates of achievement in Biotechnology and Laser Technology. A Certificate of Achievement in Nanotechnology will be available in Fall 2022.
Academics at PCC
PCC offers 141 Associate degree programs, 99 Certificate of Achievement programs, and 43 Noncredit certificate programs.*
*Program numbers based on the 2020-2021 College Catalog.