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Most Helpful Review for Pasadena City College
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Jeffrey from Arcadia, CA
  • 10 out of 11 people found this review helpful

After I graduated from High School I knew that going to a community college was my only option. A lot of people told me that it would be High School all over again, and I believed them that were until I finished my first year of college and started my second year. My First year was really a transition year and I realized that the material cover is at a much more quicker pace as well as more difficult, but my second year was when I really started learning more about myself. I am realizing more and more each day...

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Student Responses to Review Topic: in 3 Sentences
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  • Uyen from Baldwin Park, CA
  • Jun-30-2017 I am a past student here

    Diverse, friendly, and very well-equipped school. Counselor waiting line is a minus, but they also have many helpful programs for struggling students. The educational program is said to be on a higher level of a community college.

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  • alfredo - los angeles, ca
  • May-17-2016 I am a current student here

    the college has a variety of services and great clubs and programs. the teachers are all for the most part competent and understanding. the transfer program is really good.

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  • Yujin from Orange, CT
  • Dec-19-2015 I am a current student here

    I'm satisfied attending to this college. They have good program for transfer, nice and competent professors, and variety of programs for financial aid and scholarship.

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  • CA Resident
  • Dec-10-2015 I am a current student here

    It is a very clean school with respectful professors and students. There are also a lot of opportunities available to every student. The atmosphere is great and the counselors really help with classes and transferring.

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  • Elena
  • Nov-26-2015 I am a current student here

    Community college is the most cost effective way to go to school. Pasadena City College is one of the best community colleges in the state, with fantastic teachers who really care about their students, great academic programs, clubs, and information on how to succeed. I have had the ability to participate in many great educational programs where I could tour different universities, learn about financial aid, gain internship experience through the school's STEM research program, collaborate with others, and get academic and psychological counseling.

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  • Sui Yuen from Temple City, CA
  • Sep-27-2015 I am a current student here

    The college is very diverse you will be treated with respect here. Overall, the campus is smaller than average but very easy to get around to your next class. The college is also one of the top accredited campuses for Associate degree transfers!

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  • Rex from Monterey Park, CA
  • Nov-16-2014 I am a current student here

    Pasadena City College is a very good school to go to. It has varies of majors for you to choose, and there are always teachers or counselors who will be happy to assist you at any kind of questions you have. It also provides many programs for students to join and get the most benefit out of it. For example, pathway program. It is a program for people who needs prior registration for classes and help them to get classes faster. I am in this the prathway program and i am benefiting a lot from it.

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  • Ristin from Alhambra, CA
  • Nov-13-2014 I am a current student here

    Overcrowded and impossible to get classes you need from just this college. But it has great programs and extra training... if you can get in.

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  • James from Los Angeles, CA
  • Oct-03-2014 I am a current student here

    Pasadena City College is a great school. Teachers explain their material well, students are open-minded, and there is a lot to learn from communicating with others.

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  • May-31-2014 I am a current student here

    Pasadena City College offers a great learning atmosphere. The students are all friendly. The faculty and staff on campus offer help and assistance when needed.

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