Pasadena City College Overview
Pasadena City College is a public, two-year institution in Pasadena, California. Its campus is located in a city, with a total enrollment of 22,859. The school utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. The student-faculty ratio is 25:1. The highest degree offered at Pasadena City College is an associate degree. The school has an open admissions policy.
The in-state tuition and fees for 2012–13 were $1,152, and out-of-state tuition and fees were $6,504. There is no application fee.
Students can earn degrees and certificates in 20 different fields. Popular programs include: Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Health Professions and Related Programs, and Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians.
General Information (Fall 2012)
Applying (Fall 2012)
|Open admission policy||Yes|
|Total entering students, fall 2012||5,201|
|Full-time retention rate 1||80%|
|Part-time retention rate 1||59%|
|Graduation rate 2||37%|
|Transfer-out rate 3||13%|
|Entering students who are full-time first-time undergraduates 4||29%|
Student Life (Fall 2012)
|American Indian or Alaska Native||0%|
|Black or African American||4%|
|Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander||0%|
|Two or more races||3%|
|Percent of population under 18||3%|
|Percent of population 18-24||70%|
|Percent of population 25-65||27%|
|Percent of population over 65||0%|
Campus Info and Services (Fall 2012)
|Employment services for students||Yes|
|Credit for life experiences||N/A|
|Academic/career counseling service||Yes|
|Placement services for completers||Yes|
|On-campus day care for students' children||Yes|
|Library facilities at institution||Has own library|
Paying for SchoolAt Pasadena City College, 50 percent of undergraduates receive grant or scholarship aid and the average scholarship or grant award is $2,667.
|In-state tuition and fees||$1,152|
|Out-of-state tuition and fees||$6,504|
|Books and supplies||$1,656|
1570 E Colorado Blvd.
Pasadena, CA 91106-2003
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