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PCCC Is Where Success Starts!

Whether you are a recent high school graduate, an adult starting or returning to college, or a visiting student who wants to stay close to home, Passaic County Community College is a great choice.


Save up to 60% on a four-year college education when you you do your first two years at PCCC!*

*PCCC Office of Institutional Research

Academic Excellence

PCCC graduates have transferred to Columbia, Stanford, Case Western Reserve, and other elite universities, as well as to Monclair State, William Paterson, Ramapo, and more.

Enrichment Opportunities

PCCC students gain an early advantage through outstanding opportunities that students in four-year colleges typically do not access until junior year.

Career Services

Whether you are planning to transfer to a bachelor’s degree program at a four-year college or go directly into a job market, Career Services can assist with personalized counseling, coaching, workshops, and networking events to help you.

Support for your Success

Whether you need tutoring for a class, help with the transfer process, or solutions for a personal problem, our team is here to help you!

Vibrant Student Life

Make the most of your college experience. Gain leadership skills , make friends, and have fun. Getting involved can add to your future success!

Close-to-home…Or job…Convenience*

With a Main Campus in historic downtown Paterson and locations in Wanaque, Passaic , and Wayne, PCCC’s presence covers the County, offering you convenient access.

Plus: Online learning lets you enjoy classes from wherever you get an internet connection.

*Classes are offered online, remotely, and in-person. Please check back for more information or visit our COVID-19 page for more updates.

Max graduated with highest honors and received PCCC’s Philip Metz Award for Mathematics. An Honors Program student, Max was invited twice to present research papers at The Beacon Conference, where he received first prize in his categories for two consecutive years.

Maximino Digiacomo-Castillo
A.S. Degree in Liberal Arts: Mathematics
Valedictorian – Class of 2020