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Enroll in PCC Courses while you're still attending High School! Our Concurrent Enrollment program lets you satisfy a high school course requirement and/or get a jump-start on college courses. View the steps below to Get Started!

Additionally, through our Dual Enrollment program, you can take courses at your high school during the regular school day. Our Dual Enrollment program serves select local high schools. Find out more about Dual Enrollment.

  1. Apply to PCC

    Complete the PCC application online.

    Apply Now or Read more about applying to PCC

  2. Complete the Recommendation for Admissions of Selected Students

    • Take the Recommendation for Admissions form with your placement test results (if applicable) to your high school counselor or principal. Ask the principal or counselor to complete the Recommendation Form and list the specific classes they are giving you permission to take at PCC. (e.g., Hist 7A and Hist 7B instead of the general subject of History).
    • Have your parent or legal guardian sign the form
    • Submit the form and a copy of your most recent high school transcript by email to admissions@pasadena.edu or in person at the PCC Admissions and Records Office in Room 113 of the L Building.

    Download the Recommedation Form

  3. Complete Your Medical Consent Form

    If you will be under 18 years of age by the first day of class at PCC, you need to complete the Medical Consent form.  Bring the completed form to the Admissions and Records Office in Room 113 of the L Building or email the form and a copy of your photo ID to admissions@pasadena.edu .

    Download the Medical Consent Form

  4. Set Up Your LancerPoint

    After you apply you will receive an email with your LancerPoint ID number and link to set up your LancerPoint portal account. Set up your LancerPoint immediately to be able to continue with the rest of the steps.

  5. Take the math and English assessments

    The Assessments will help you determine which math, English or ESL courses you should enroll in and what prerequisites have cleared. Complete your assessments ASAP to sign up for classes before they fill up! Assessment Office

  6. Register for Classes

    Register for your classes through LancerPoint.

    Read more about Registering or View Registration Calendar

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For general questions or help with applying to PCC, email admissions@pasadena.edu.

For general academic questions, use our online counseling service.

Your LancerPoint ID will be emailed to you AFTER you apply. If you didn't receive it, check your email's spam/junk folder.

More Questions?
Contact lancerpointhelp@pasadena.edu,
call (626) 585-7395
or visit the Admissions & Records office in L113.

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Go to LancerPoint Login

Application Questions
If you have questions about your application, contact the Admissions & Records office.

Technical Support?
For technical support with the application, contact the OpenCCCApply helpdesk.