Pasadena City College

Tuition & Fees $7,476
Student Population 25,034
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $3,649
Graduation Rate 43 %
Students:Faculty 26

Academic Overview

Pasadena City College is a public, 2-4 years institute located in Pasadena, California. It is an Associate's - Public Rural-serving Small by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Associate's degree. The 2022 tuition & fees are $1,212 for California residents and $7,476 for out-of-state students. The school offers only undergraduate programs and a total of 25,034 students are enrolled.
The salary after graduation from Pasadena City College varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $39,300. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2022 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2021-2022, tuition and fees of Pasadena City College are $1,212 for California residents and $7,476 for non-residents.
Pasadena City College 2022 Tuition & Fees
California ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2022 key academic statistics at Pasadena City. The average received amount of financial aid is $3,649 and 60% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 25,034 students is attending , and the student to faculty ratio is 26 to 1.
Graduation Rate for Pasadena City College is 43 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Pasadena City College is 7 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Pasadena City College is 79 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Pasadena City College is 25,034
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Pasadena City College is 26 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
26 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $3,649 at Pasadena City College.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

Pasadena City offers 162 major programs on-site (in-person class) only. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate330
One but less than two years certificate440
Associate's Degree780
Two but less than four years certificate70

Special Learning Opportunities

Pasadena City College offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for undergraduate programs. The school provides study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
Board/Meal Plan

Veterans Benefits

Pasadena City College has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges