Professional Golfers Career College

  • Professional Golfers Career College, is one of the most unique institutions in the world. PGCC has campuses in Temecula, California, Orlando, Florida, and Hilton Head, South Carolina. PGCC is an accredited golf college that offers a specialized Associate's Degree in Professional Golf Management.
School Highlights
  • Professional Golfers Career College serves 248 students (100% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the state community college average of 44:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 68%.
  • Professional Golfers Career College is one of 9 community colleges within Riverside County, CA.
  • The nearest community college to Professional Golfers Career College is Mt San Jacinto Community College District (22.2 miles away).

Top Placements

Professional Golfers Career College places among the top 20% of community colleges in California for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Professional Golfers Career College(CA) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic
Total Faculty29 staff97 staff
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Student Body

  • The student population of Professional Golfers Career College has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Professional Golfers Career College diversity score of 0.39 is less than the state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment248 students7,516 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:144:1
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# Full-Time Students248 students1,613 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
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% Asian
3%
13%
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% Hispanic
5%
37%
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% Black
1%
7%
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% White
77%
32%
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% Hawaiian
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% Non Resident races
13%
3%
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% Unknown races
1%
5%
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Diversity Score0.390.73
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College Completion Rate
81%
29%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$41,700$34,600
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Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $15,000 is less than the state average of $19,157. The private state tuition has grown by 15% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$15,000$19,157
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid66%78%
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Median Debt for Graduates$16,000$9,500
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Median Debt for Dropouts$5,500$5,500
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Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Professional Golfers Career College was founded to provide a broad-based education for skilled golfers who need a professional golf management program before entering the marketplace. The uniqueness of the college is that it combines the skills of golf with a business curriculum. Our graduates are not only golf professionals and general managers of country clubs, but also businessmen with golf-related manufacturing companies. Employers have found our graduates to have the skills necessary to be successful in the very competitive business of golf. Professional Golfers Career College was established'to meet the worldwide need for professionals trained both in the sport of golf and its management. The founders of PGCC set out more than 14 years ago in search of an ideal environment for educating the future leaders in the world of golf. Located in a beautiful valley, Temecula enjoys a classic southern California climate where it rarely rains and almost never snows. This peaceful, but thriving area is home to numerous championship courses, guaranteeing ready access to play at almost any time. Professional Golfers Career College is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS) to award a Specialized Associate's Degree.

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