Statement of Accreditation Status

Prince George’s Community College

  • CEO: Dr. Falecia Williams, President/CEO
  • Accreditation Liaison Officer: Dr. Clayton Railey
  • Commission Staff Liaison: Dr. Paul Starkey, Vice President
  • Carnegie Classification: Associate's Colleges: High Transfer-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional » Two-year, large
  • Control: Public
  • Phase: Accredited
  • Status: Accreditation Reaffirmed
  • Accreditation Granted: 1969
  • Last Reaffirmation: 2015
  • Next Self-Study Evaluation: 2023-2024

Contact Information

301 Largo Road
Largo, MD 20774-2199

(301) 336-6000

  • March 4, 2021
    To note that the Mid-Point Peer Review has been conducted. To request that, beginning in 2021 and in conjunction with each Annual Institutional Update prior to the self-study visit in 2023-2024, the institution provide further evidence of improvement of key indicators of student success, including retention and graduation rates (Standard IV).
  • January 4, 2021
    To acknowledge receipt of the substantive change request. To note the institution's decision to close the additional location at 4400 Shell Street. Capital Heights, MD 20743-5600. To require immediate notification when instruction ceases at the additional location. To note that the Commission reserves the right to rescind approval of this substantive change if any developments reveal additional information that might have affected the Commission's decision and/or the requested substantive change is not implemented within one calendar year from the date of this action. The next evaluation visit is scheduled for 2023-2024.
  • June 25, 2015
    To reaffirm accreditation and to commend the institution for the quality of its self-study report and process. The Periodic Review Report is due June 1, 2020.
  • November 18, 2010
    To accept the Periodic Review Report and to reaffirm accreditation. To commend the institution for the quality of the Periodic Review report. The next evaluation visit is scheduled for 2014-2015.
  • Distance Education
    Approved to offer programs by this delivery method
  • Correspondence Education
    Not approved for this delivery method

Approved Credential Levels

The following represents credential levels included in the scope of the institution’s accreditation:

  • Postsecondary award (1-2 yrs) Included within the scope
  • Associate's Degree or Equivalent Included within the scope
  • Additional Location
    Joint Base Andrews Naval Air Facility
    Room 111 1413 Arkansas Road Joint Base Andrews
    Camp Springs, MD 20762
  • Additional Location
    Laurel College Center
    312 Marshall Avenue
    Laurel, MD 20707
  • Additional Location
    University Town Center
    6505 Belcrest Road
    Hyattsville, MD 20782
  • Other Instructional Site
    Bladensburg High School
    4200 57th Ave
    Bladensburg, MD 20710
  • Other Instructional Site
    Central High School
    200 Cabin Branch Road
    Capital Heights, MD 20743
  • Other Instructional Site
    Cheasapeake Math &IT Academy (CMIT) South
    9822 Fallard Court
    Upper Marlboro, MD 20772
  • Other Instructional Site
    Chesapeake Math & IT Academy PCS
    6100 Frost Place
    Laurel, MD 20707
  • Other Instructional Site
    Fredrick Douglass High School
    8000 Croom Road
    Upper Marlboro, MD 20772
  • Other Instructional Site
    Largo High School
    505 Largo Road
    Largo, MD 20774
  • Other Instructional Site
    National Security Agency
    133 National Business Parkway
    Jessup, MD 20701
  • Other Instructional Site
    Oxon Hill High School
    6701 Leyte Drive
    Oxon Hill, MD 20745

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