Portland Community College, Sylvania (PCC)

Portland, OR

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Portland Community College, Sylvania

Portland Community College, Sylvania

Portland Community College, Sylvania Student Essentials

Portland Community College, Sylvania Student Essentials
Region: Northwest
Setting: Large City Setting
Type: Public
Affiliation: Not applicable
Size: Very Large (+10,000 Undergrad)
Mascot: Panthers
Nickname: PCC
Website: www.pcc.edu
On-Campus Housing Available: No
Parking Permit Required: Yes
Selectivity: Open Admissions
In-State Tuition: $3,232
Out-of-State Tuition: $7,696
Retention Rate: 58%
Enrollment: 55,558
Year Established: 1968

About PCC

Portland Community College’s Sylvania campus in Portland, Oregon, offers students in southwest Portland the opportunity to pursue transfer degrees and technical programs at PCC’s largest and most upscale campus.

The college is known for its dental and nursing programs, both of which are housed on the Sylvania campus. Other exceptional programs offered at PCC Sylvania include:

  • Machine Manufacturing Technology
  • Fitness Technology
  • Automotive Technology
  • Sign Language Interpretation
  • Radiology

Students pursuing an associate’s degree can easily transfer to a baccalaureate program at one of many area schools, including Concordia University, Marylhurst University and Linfield College.

Another Sylvania claim to fame is its annual winter powwow festival, which is a celebration of native food, culture, dancing and arts, held in the school’s Multicultural Center.

To fully immerse yourself in another culture, you can check out some of PCC’s study abroad programs, offered in countries like Italy, Spain, Mexico, England and Costa Rica. Scholarships awarded by the Gilman Scholarship Program are available to eligible students.

PCC allows students who have earned a high school diploma or GED to apply. If you have not taken the ACT or SAT, you will need to complete an admissions assessment exam.

PCC and the state of Oregon offer many scholarships based on merit, field of study, extracurricular involvement and personal skills. Additional forms of financial aid include federal grants, loans and work-study programs.

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Portland Community College, Sylvania Locations and Accreditation Information

PCC Map & Location

Portland Community College, Sylvania
12000 SW 49th Avenue
Portland, OR 97219


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Getting Around PCC

Walkability

Very good walkability. We recommend walking in this area.

7/10
walk

Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Portland, OR

Winter
Dec
45
36
Jan
47
38
Feb
51
38
Spring
Mar
56
41
Apr
61
44
May
67
49
Summer
Jun
73
53
Jul
80
57
Aug
80
58
Fall
Sep
75
54
Oct
63
48
Nov
52
41

PCC Students

Total Students 55,558

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 8%
  • African American: 6%
  • Caucasian: 63%
  • American Indian or Alaska native: 1%
  • Asian: 6%
  • Unknown and Other: 14%
Latino 8%
African American 6%
Caucasian 63%
American Indian or Alaska native 1%
Asian 6%
Unknown and Other 14%

Undergraduate 100%
Graduate %
Full-Time 25%
Part-Time 75%
International 2%
Domestic 98%

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Portland Community College, Sylvania

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