Pasadena City College is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges, Western Association of Schools and Colleges, 10 Commercial Blvd., Suite 204, Novato, CA 94949, (415) 506-0234, an institutional accrediting body recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation and the U.S. Departmentof Education. Additional information about accreditation, including the filing of complaints against member institutions, can be found at: www.accjc.org.

In February 2017, the ACCJC delivered a letter affirming PCC's status as a fully accredited institution. Read the letter here.