PAC named among best community colleges in state

December 12, 2023

Marketing and Strategic Communications has recognized Palo Alto College in four categories of its 2024 rankings of the top online programs in the U.S.

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Palo Alto College has been recognized for the following awards:’s institutional rankings use a methodology that ranks each institution on a scale from 0 to 100 across six categories. Evaluations are based on quantitative measures such as academic quality, graduation rate, cost and return on investment, and student resources. Top picks are highly regarded and affordable, offering students the tools and resources to graduate and excel in their fields.