Admission Requirements

ALL applicants are required to have the following:

  • Statement of purpose
  • Personal interview
  • GPA of 2.5 or higher

Eligible applicants will then be prioritized into one of three categories:

Priority 1:
  • Completion of an Associate degree or higher in the U.S. or completion of General Education (GE) courses needed for PCC Associate degree
Priority 2:
  • No Associate degree. Missing 1-2 General Education (GE) courses needed for PCC Associate degree
Priority 3:
  • No Associate degree. Missing more than 2 General Education (GE) courses needed for PCC Associate degree

To Apply to the Program:

  1. Register as a PCC student at pasadena.edu
  2. (Strongly recommended) Make an appointment with a health sciences counselor (Amy Cheung, Lori Gabrielian, or Ingrid Arana) for transcript evaluation
  3. Submit a COMPLETE APPLICATION PACKET to the Health Sciences Division Office which must include:
    1. An official U.S. high school transcript or GED certificate or obtaining high school equivalency through a credentials evaluation service, if the applicant attended high school or college in another country (see a counselor). A high school transcript is not required if an Associate or higher degree is posted on U.S. college transcripts.
    2. An official transcript of ALL U.S. colleges and universities attended.

How to Apply: https://pasadena.edu/academics/divisions/health-sciences/anesthesia-technology/apply.php