Pierce College is a flourishing two-year public institution in Southern California providing opportunities for transfer education, occupational training, and life-long learning.
Founded in 1947, Pierce is a comprehensive college with more than 60 disciplines and 111-degree programs being taught to 22,000 students each semester. It is one of the nine colleges of the Los Angeles Community College District. It is fully accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, a nationally recognised accrediting agency.
Located on 426 acres in the western San Fernando Valley, nestled next to the thriving business district of Warner Center, Pierce College combines state-of-the-art technology and learning with the picturesque beauty of its rolling hills. The campus' setting among 2,000 trees, thousands of rose bushes, a nature preserve, botanical garden and a forest area boasting giant redwoods makes it unique in the Los Angeles metropolitan area.