To earn an AA Degree from Pasadena City College you must complete the following requirements:

  • Complete a minimum of 60 AA units (courses numbered 1-99)

  • Maintain a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 2.0 in all coursework completed at PCC and in comparable courses at other regionally accredited institutions. 

  • Complete the required courses for your selected Area of Emphasis as detailed in the catalog or addenda. All courses in the area of emphasis must be completed with a grade of C or better or a "P" if the course is taken on a Pass/No Pass basis.

  • At least 15 units of the required 60 units, must be completed at PCC. No more than 6 units may be transferred from another college if earned after your last enrollment at PCC.

  • Certified completion of one the following general education patterns:


Request Your Degree!

Finished with the requirements to earn an AA degree? Submit a Graduation Request to have a counselor review your records and approve your degree. 

Go to Graduation Check