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Pasadena City College (PCC)

Hello Seniors,

Thank you to those who attended this morning! Those who did not are responsible to go ahead and make their CCC account and Lancerpoint Account. 

Here's some additional information for the students who have already finished their applications. Please make sure to READ your emails from PCC.

PCC will be having Cash for College on February 26th, more details to follow.

Application Workshop PPT: https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1xXgB79ls46wqtbbIY_8SySttTERnotjW

If you are receiving an error message, please make sure you are using the latest version of the Chrome browser; as well it's very important you clear your cache, cookies/other site data and history before trying again. If you are still experiencing an issue, please send us a screen shot of the error to support@openccc.net or call the Helpdesk at 877-247-4836.

Links for students:

Start Here: https://pasadena.edu/

New Student Checklist: https://pasadena.edu/get-started/first-time-college-student/index.php

FYE Financial Aid App Assistance - Tues/Thurs 4-5pm. https://form.jotform.com/203066814029149

We will be hosting App Assistance Zoom Drop-in Tuesdays from 4-6pm. If you would like assistance to complete and submit your PCC app, please come by to get help: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1FWYcE5Nw2pNHb5pnUgp-lkJu78e_qV8F/view?usp=sharing

Minor Authorization

If you will be under 18 by May 1st, please complete a Minor Authorization form after receiving your ID number.

This is the link for the form: https://pasadena.edu/campus-life/student-health-services/docs/Minor_Authorization_Consent_Form.pdf

 Once completed, please email to pathways@pasadena.edu

At beginning:

Link for Attendance Form:https://form.jotform.com/213336024038143 

After workshop: 

App Workshop Survey: https://form.jotform.com/213336587841159 

Student Information Change Form: https://pasadena.edu/admissions-and-aid/admissions-and-records/records-transcripts/student-information-change.php

 

Why Should You Study At Pasadena City College?

  • Pasadena City College is a top-rated, 2-year community college that serves more than 30,000 students every semester. The college is world-renowned for its high-quality education and extensive range of general education, transfer, certificate, and associate degree programs.
  • Widely recognized as a transfer leader, PCC ranks in the top 5 of community colleges in the state that transfer students to local universities, including the CSU and UC system, USC, Art Center College of Design, Caltech, and more.
  • PCC can meet a variety of educational needs 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
  • Classes are offered days, evenings, weekends, online, and on television.
  • PCC partners with the community providing occupational programs to train firefighters, dental assistants, paralegals, and many more professionals.
  • PCC offers generous financial aid and scholarships to students and awards nearly $28 million in student aid every year.
  • 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.
  • PCC Pathways Program: PCC has made a bold investment in the success of first year students, leveraging resources from a Title V grant, Student Access and Success Initiative (SASI) funds, and faculty and staff from across the campus to create the First Year Pathway Programs. Students enrolled in Pathways are guaranteed priority registration and provided with critical support in and out of the classroom.
PCC website: www.pasadena.edu

CONCURRENT ENROLLMENT
STEPS FOR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS TO ENROLL AT PASADENA CITY COLLEGE

Click on Concurrent Enrollment to be directed to the PCC website.
 
  • High School students that are interested in taking a PCC course, must see their counselor for prior approval and forms. 
  • If you'd like to get your PCC course on your SPHS transcript, you will have to get prior approval from Mrs. Wichman before taking the course. 
 
Extended Opportunity Programs (EOP)
 
This is a state-funded program at Pasadena City College that provides educational and financial support services to eligible students who have historically experienced economic and educational disadvantages. EOP&S assists eligible students in obtaining their educational goal of certificate, degree or transfer by providing additional support through counseling, tutoring, financial assistance,transfer services, career advisement, and other services.  See files to the right for application and more information about the EOP program. 
 

PROGRAMS AT PCC:

Restorative Dental Technology Program