Prince George's Community College: Review & Facts

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Prince George's Community College is a large two-year, public school with 13,230 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1958 and is the only school located in Largo, Maryland.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
78
Fair
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, and associate's degree are offered at Prince George's Community College.

Prince George's Community College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 78 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Nursing, Medical, Business, and Management. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
64%
Bad
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Prince George's Community College is relatively low at 64% (below Maryland average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
16 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Prince George's Community College is very low: 10%. Roughly 17% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Prince George's Community College is decent, 16:1. Learn more details on instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$8,200
Low
Average tuition charges are low - around $7,000 a year. The additional fees at Prince George's Community College not covered by tuition are nearly $1,200; which comes to a total of $8,200 a year.

Read the details about Prince George's Community College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
This college might accept your dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Prince George's Community College is $25.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Prince George's Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (301) 546-7422 or check Prince George's Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B-
Dicey
Prince George's Community College offers a distance education program and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is an amazing option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Prince George's Community College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
No
At the present moment, there is no on-campus housing at Prince George's Community College.

Based on the college crime information, Prince George's Community College seems to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Prince George's Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Prince George's Community College, 301 Largo Rd, Largo, Maryland 20774-2199, USA
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