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Pasadena City College Students Have a Home at Pacific Oaks

Hear from a PCC student who received her M.A. at Pacific Oaks in May, 2018

Less than three miles away, Pacific Oaks College is a supportive, affordable environment for PCC students to fulfill their dreams of a B.A. degree.

PCC students who qualify for the Transfer Admissions Guarantee (TAG) will be guaranteed acceptance at Pacific Oaks College. No worries, no questions.

PCC TAG participants qualify for a preferred tuition rate for their entire Pacific Oaks College Bachelor's program – demonstrating the support Pacific Oaks provides to quality PCC students. In addition, Pacific Oaks College will waive the $55 application fee for PCC TAG participants. Call 626.529.8061 to learn more about the preferred tuition rate and to start the application process.

Please visit our Guide for Transfer Students to learn more about TAG agreements and what Pacific Oaks College offers PCC students.

What is the TAG agreement?
  • A TAG, or Transfer Admissions Guarantee, is a special partnership between Pacific Oaks and higher education institutions that guarantees a qualifying student acceptance into a Pacific Oaks B.A. program.
What are the PCC TAG requirements?
  • PCC students must have a cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA) of 2.5 or higher
  • PCC students must have a conferred Associates Degree by the start of their enrollment at Pacific Oaks College or a minimum of 60 transferable units

In addition, the following must be submitted:

  • Official Transcripts from ALL post-secondary institutions previously attended
  • Résumé or Curriculum Vitae
  • Personal Statement
  • Official CBEST Scores*
  • Proof of CSET Registration**

 

*Official CBEST scores are required for applicants seeking to enter credential-preparation programs
**Proof of CSET Registration is required for applicants seeking to enter credential-preparation programs

  • Two months prior to the start of their first semester (Please speak to an Admissions Enrollment Counselor for details on semester start dates):
    • PCC students must submit all required admissions materials for their chosen program. Please review the Admissions Requirements or speak with an Enrollment Counselor
    • PCC Students must sign a "Commitment to Enroll" document and pay a $100 tuition deposit
What PCC degrees are eligible for guaranteed admission?
  • The following PCC degrees qualify to participate in the TAG program:
    • All AA, AS, AA-T and AS-T degrees qualify for the PO-PCC TAG Agreement
    • Please Note: Certificates of Achievement and Occupational Skills Certificates are not eligible for TAG Admissions
What Pacific Oaks B.A. degrees are available to PCC TAG students?
To get started with your TAG application
  • Speak to the PCC Transfer Office and let them know you want to participate in the TAG program at Pacific Oaks College
  • Call 626.529.8061 or email a Pacific Oaks Enrollment Counselor today, and let them know you are a PCC student interested in a TAG admission to Pacific Oaks College