“Our teams have worked hard and have integrated our plans to focus on the college vision to achieve our collective goals of engaging the completion agenda, demonstrating accountability, cultivating partnerships, and ensuring student success. To be recognized as a Leader College validates our student-centered approach and affirms our commitment to providing quality educational programs. Most importantly, it is the hard work of our students and their commitment to learning and progressing that allows Los Angeles Pierce College to be a Leader College.”
–Kathleen Burke, President, Los Angeles Pierce College
Who We Are
Pierce College is setting the pace in community college education, preparing students to take their place or to retrain in industries at the forefront of technological advances. The creation of the 15-week semester plan led to higher enrollment, better learning and better retention. With two five-week summer sessions and one five-week winter session, students are enjoying the opportunity to move more quickly through the curriculum with greater academic success.