Pasadena City College is pleased to inform you that we are improving the way students are placed into English and Math classes to increase student success.  Students will be placed into English and Math classes based on High School GPA and Grades.  When you apply for admission to PCC, your information will be collected to determine your English and Math course placement.  Your course placements will be discussed during your counseling session.  If you have questions please speak with the Counseling Office at 626-585-7251.        

Students that Graduated from High School More Than 10 years Ago, English as a Second Language Students and International Students (On F1 Visa)

The English or ESL and Math placement exams are required and multiple measures will be used in conjunction with test results.