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 Prince George's Community College 

Name: Prince George’s Community College
President/CEO: Charlene M. Dukes
Website: http://www.pgcc.edu
City: Largo
State: MD
Type: Public
Campus Setting: Suburban, Large City
Year Established: 1958

Governing Board Website  

 

Prince George's Community College

Student Characteristics Based on Fall 2010 IPEDS Data

2010 Fall Credit Enrollment
Total Enrollment: 14,814
Part Time: 68.7%
Fulltime: 31.3%

Gender
Male: 36.6%
Female: 63.4%

Race/Ethnicity
African-American: 78.2%
Asian/Pacific Islander: 3.2%
Hispanic: 5.7%
Native American: 0.4%
White: 5.4%
Other: 7.1% 

 

 PGCC President

Charlene M. Dukes
President

PGCC Board Chair 

Felix Yeoman
Board Chair

Quote from the President

"Prince George’s Community College transforms the lives of tomorrow’s leaders through an aggressive completion agenda called Envision Success. Our goal is to ensure that every student succeeds, and each program of study, partnership, or service is designed to give our students the learning experiences they need to reach their goals as well as the educational objectives of the nation."

Interesting Facts

  • National Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance Two-Year Education, designated by the National Security Agency and Department of Homeland Security for 2010-2015
  • White House Champion of Change for innovative approaches to solving long-standing challenges in helping individuals achieve their educational and career goals
  • Lead institution for CyberWatch, a consortium of more than 80 higher education institutions (community colleges and universities) in 26 states, focused on cybersecurity education at all levels, especially the community college
  • Home to Maryland’s first middle college, the Academy of Health Sciences at Prince George’s Community College in conjunction with Prince George’s County Public Schools
  • One of the nation’s top 50 fastest-growing two-year colleges designated by Community College Week and one of the top 25 African-American top associate degree producers named by Diverse Issues in Higher Education
  • One of the leading institutions for providing workforce development and job training in Maryland
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