Pasadena City College is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges (ACCJC) of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).

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

Other important documents from the current accreditation cycle:

August 2015 Notice Of Enhanced Monitoring 

For an accessible version of the August 2015 Notice of Enhanced Monitoring, click here

2015-16 Accreditation Workgroup Team Leads

  • Ryan Cornner
  • Stephanie Fleming
  • Robert Bell
  • Deborah Bird
  • Jay Cho
  • Dave Douglass
  • Laconia Fennessy
  • Rod Foster
  • Valerie Foster
  • Joe Futtner
  • Krista Goguen
  • Danny Hamman
  • Paul Jarrell
  • Marina Jiminez
  • Julie Kiotas
  • Crystal Kollross
  • Debra Kraus-Canterero
  • Juli Mosier
  • Cynthia Olivo
  • Shelagh Rose
  • Mark Sakata
  • Kathy Scott
  • Joe Simoneschi
  • Marjorie Smith
  • Rueben Smith
  • Leslie Tirapelle
  • Robert Bell
  • Bob Miller
  • Juli Mosier
  • Cynthia Olivo
  • Kathy Scott
  • All managers
  • Jose Arechiga
  • Joe Futtner
  • Richard Harsha
  • Julio Huerta
  • Paul Jarrell
  • Marina Jiminez
  • Julie Kiotas
  • Bob Miller
  • Juli Mosier
  • Robert Bell
  • Kris Pilon
  • Berlinda Brown
  • Walter Butler
  • Dan Gallup
  • Liz Garcia
  • Paul Jarrell
  • Crystal Kollross
  • Annette Loria
  • Wendy Lucko
  • Charlotte Moore
  • Robert Bell
  • Cynthia Olivo
  • Kathy Scott
  • Members of the Executive Committee
  • Academic Senate
  • Classified Senate
  • Faculty Association
  • Management Association
  • Susan Bower
  • Kathy Scott
  • Mei-Ling Cheng
  • Dave Douglass
  • Matthew Kiaman
  • Julie Kiotas
  • Cha Mancini
  • Manny Perea
  • Theresa Reed
  • Leslie Tirapelli
  • Yajaira De La Paz
 
  • Lynora Rogacs
  • Kathy Scott
  • Robert Bell
  • Berlinda Brown
  • Alex Boekelheide
  • Eduardo Cairo
  • Debra Kraus-Canterero
  • Ryan Cornner
  • Stephanie Fleming
  • Valerie Foster
  • Joe Futtner
  • Paul Jarrell
  • Michael Ihrig
  • Robert Miller
  • Irving Morales
  • Jordyn Orozco
  • Manny Perea
  • Kris Pilon
  • Shelagh Rose
  • Jeff Wojcik
  • Jeanette Mann
  • Crystal Kollross
  • Ryan Cornner
  • Stephanie Fleming
  • Martha House
  • Paul Jarrell
  • Debra Kraus-Canterero
  • Jens Kristen
  • Jeff Wojcik
  • Hillina Jarso
  • Cynthia Olivo
  • Carrie Afuso
  • Myriam Altounji
  • Susan Bricker
  • Rosemarie Cervantes
  • Armando Duran
  • Mark Garcia

 2015-16 Accreditation Timeline

2015
 

29th - Accreditation groups/subgroups have met and created a plan/steps for meeting their recommendation

2nd - Working plans/steps from each recommendation group/subgroup submitted to ALO

6th - Drafts from working groups/subgroups for each area submitted to ALO

Mid - Campus Forums for Accreditation Update

27th - Draft of Follow-Up Report completed before Winter Break

2016
 

20th - Recommendation groups/subgroups have reconvened after the break and determined work that still needs to be completed

12th, 5 PM - New drafts from working groups/subgroups for each area submitted to ALO and Faculty Accreditation Coordinator

16th - Drafts returned to working groups for revision and/or additional evidence

19th, by noon - Final drafts from working groups due to ALO and Faculty Accreditation Coordinator

22nd - Report sent to P&P members (a preliminary draft may be sent on 2/19); draft report made available to campus for electronic input

24th - P&P/Accred Steering Committee - 1st Reading of Follow-Up Report Board, Presentation on Draft report to Board of Trustees

29th - P&P/Accreditation Steering Committee - 2nd Reading

2nd - Additional P&P meeting (in the event needed)

14th - P&P/Accred Steering Committee - Additional meeting if necessary

18th - Feedback on draft received from Board of Trustees

28th - Academic Senate 1st Reading and Approval of Follow-Up Report

30th - Associated Students 1st Reading of Follow-Up Report

6th - Classified Senate 1st Reading of Follow-Up Report

11th - Academic Senate 2nd Reading and Approval of Follow-Up Report

13th - Associated Students 2nd Reading and Approval of Follow-Up Report

14th - Campus Forum for Accreditation (12:00 and 5:00 p.m.)

20th - Classified Senate 2nd Reading and Approval of Follow-Up Report

25th - Final Academic Senate Meeting of Year

28th - College Council

20th - Board of Trustees 1st Reading

3rd - Board of Trustees approval of Follow-Up Report

26th - Follow-Up Report submitted to ACCJC (Due Oct. 1, 2016)