Quick Facts

College history
It’s easy to take something for granted when it’s right in your backyard, but PCC has built a national reputation for quality and innovation over its 54-year history.
Portland Community College is the largest institution of higher learning in the state, serving more than 1,336,667 college-age residents in a five-county, 1,500-squaremile area in northwest Oregon. Learn more about the makeup of our students faculty and staff.
Portland Community College is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities. Many programs within the college have accreditation from professional associations.
Frequently Asked Questions
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