Monterey Peninsula Community College District (MPC) is pleased to announce its full reaffirmation of accreditation by the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges (ACCJC) until October 2023.
Calling all 6-12 grade students who are interested in cybersecurity and computers! Don't miss out on 2 special CyberCamp sessions this summer at MPC!
05/23/2019 8:00 AM
Monterey Peninsula Community College District (MPCCD) Board of Trustees are pleased to invite the MPC campus and local community members to an open College Forum to meet MPC Superintendent/President finalist, Dr. Denise King on Tuesday, May 21 at 12:45pm.
05/19/2019 2:00 PM
Are you a December or May Graduate? Do you identify as a Latino Student? Complete our interest form to learn more!
05/16/2019 8:00 AM
Are you a December or May Graduate? Do you identify as a Black/African American student at MPC? If so, please join us at the 24th Annual "Rites of Passage" Ceremony this Spring!
05/16/2019 7:59 AM
Monterey Penisula Community College District Board of Trustees Announce Finalists for Superintendent/President Position
Monterey Peninsula Community College District (MPCCD) Board of Trustees are pleased to announce the selection of two finalists for the position of Superintendent/President. Open forums for the campus and community members have been scheduled for May 20th and May 21st to meet the candidates.
05/09/2019 8:00 AM
Monterey Peninsula College develops new Elementary Teacher Education Program to "Grow Our Own Teachers" on the Monterey Peninsula
MPC is pleased to announce the exciting new development of a 2+2 Teacher Preparation Program developed in partnership with CSUMB. Designed as a cohort-based program MPC will offer both full-time and part-time options to accommodate students with varying schedules.
04/28/2019 12:00 PM
"From playing stickball in the back alleys of Brooklyn to reading Homer, Sophocles and Virgil was like traveling to some distant galaxy. The joy and wonder are difficult to describe." -Elliot Ruchowitz-Roberts
04/28/2019 9:25 AM
What is the purpose of art? What should art be? What do others think about art? Is art for everyone or just some people? Come explore these ideas while playing a Virtual Reality game. No high-tech experience required!
04/28/2019 7:55 AM
04/26/2019 3:00 PM
Don't miss MPC's 13th Annual President's Address to the Community, featuring MPC Superintendent/President Dr. Walt Tribley and President's Award Recipient, Mr. Lynn Davis!
04/16/2019 9:45 AM
In response to AB-705, MPC will no longer use an assessment test for English and math course placement. Instead, students will receive an email informing them of suggested placement into transfer-level English and math based on high school records and/or self-guided placement results.
04/05/2019 3:00 PM
For MPC Counselor Elizabeth Gonzalez, each day brings rewards, challenges and new experiences!
04/01/2019 10:00 AM
PLEASE JOIN US to explore the elegant, earthy sculptures of ceramicist Linda Abrams Bisberg (FROM CHICAGO) and the graceful digital drawings of Echo Lew (BORN IN TAIWAN, NOW OF L.A.).
03/25/2019 10:00 AM
Cahtryn Wilkinson, MPC's Dean of Instruction for Liberal Arts, Reflects in Middle of Second Year
03/21/2019 10:00 AM
Who says you can't go home again? Certainly not Vincent van Joolen, MPC's Dean of STEM
03/20/2019 10:00 AM
In this college forum, David Martin presents relevant statewide and community college budget information, detailed information on reimbursments under the new Student-Centered Budgetand summary information for
03/19/2019 5:00 PM
MPC Superintendent/President Dr. Walter Tribley Selected as President of Northern Wyoming Community College District
Dr. Walter Tribley, Monterey Peninsula Community College District Superintendent/President, has accepted the position as President of Northern Wyoming Community College District (NWCCD) starting in July 2019.
03/12/2019 12:00 PM
The MPC Guest Authors Series is pleased to host accomplished author and professor at San José State University, Nick Taylor, on Thursday, Mar 14 at 6:00pm in the Sam Karas Room in the Library & Technology Center on the Monterey campus
02/27/2019 8:00 AM
Some people like mathematics, there are those who loathe it, others are ambivalent, and many give it little or no thought. And then there is Jackson Hsu, Mr. Hsu loves studying math and explaining it to his students and eagerly guiding them through its intricacies.
02/25/2019 3:37 PM
Come get a FREE bag of groceries at ASMPC's Food Share days.
02/05/2019 2:45 PM
PLEASE JOIN US TO EXPLORE poignant images and powerful ideas in the exquisite work of Robynn Smith, Art Professor Emeritus from MPC.
01/25/2019 7:55 AM
For the first time, a course focused exclusively on LGBTQ content will be offered at MPC by the Department of Gender and Women's Studies.
12/17/2018 3:23 PM
The Monterey Peninsula College (MPC) Foundation has received a $1 million bequest from an alumna to provide scholarships to science majors at MPC. The bequest was made by Alexandra Page Clark, who passed away on August 22, 2017 at the age of 55 after battling glioblastoma brain cancer.
11/28/2018 1:00 PM
PLEASE JOIN US to explore the interactive inventions of artist Margaret Noble, of San Diego. Her exhibit will immerse visitors in sound in a theatrical way, inviting them to participate.
11/23/2018 7:55 AM
Monterey Peninsula Community College District reaches tentative agreement for two-year faculty contract
The Monterey Peninsula Community College District (the District) is pleased to announce that, on November 5th, representatives for the District and for the Monterey Peninsula College Teachers Association (faculty union) negotiated a tentative agreement for a new contract for the 2017-18 and 2018-19.
11/05/2018 6:00 PM
MPCCD and MPCTA reach tentative agreement in contract negotiations.
11/05/2018 4:00 PM
Monterey Peninsula College celebrated Halloween on campus in a BIG way on October 31st!
In this college forum, Dr. Catherine Webb (Planning, Research, and Institutional Effectiveness) kicks off
10/15/2018 9:00 AM
Monterey Peninsula College (MPC) has been fully funded for the Title V Hispanic Serving Institutions grant, “Ready, Set, Transfer” (RST), a cooperative grant with fellow Hispanic Serving Institution California State University, Monterey Bay (CSUMB).
10/04/2018 8:00 AM
The 8th terrific issue of Scheherazade, MPC's annual literary magazine, is now available. Short Stories, Poetry, Memoir, and excerpts from Novels and Nonfiction books -- all written by MPC students! Get your copy now!
10/01/2018 8:45 AM
Two 2018 MPC baseball teammates are college juniors now, having earned academic honors at MPC!
09/27/2018 3:00 PM
In this college forum, David Martin presents a review of the new funding formula and the possible future impact to MPC.
09/11/2018 9:01 PM
Monterey Peninsula College will offer free tuition for the 2018-2019 school year to new full-time students as part of its Monterey Peninsula College Promise program.
09/05/2018 8:00 AM
Get the tools and cloud services you need to succeed!
Looking for a way to keep on top of important events and deadlines at school? Try Grad Guru. This FREE mobile app is designed to help you navigate college successfully and is customized specifically for students at MPC!
08/20/2018 12:07 PM
Interested in a career in K-12 Education as a Teacher, Counselor, Librarian, Classroom Aide, Administrator, or Coach? If so get started now by taking EDUC 1: Introduction to Elementary Classroom Teaching at Monterey Peninsula College!
07/23/2018 2:47 PM
During his historic tenure as Superintendent/President, Dr. Tribley has led the College on a path to success.
06/29/2018 11:31 AM
On May 29, 2018, more than 40 dual enrollment students from Marina, Monterey, and Seaside high schools celebrated the culmination of their first year in CCAP with MPC Superintendent/President Dr. Walter Tribley, MPUSD Superintendent Dr. PK Diffenbaugh, and Louie the Lobo!
06/27/2018 10:00 AM
MPC is pleased report that on June 13th, the College received official notice from the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges (ACCJC) that the accreditation status of the College has been reaffirmed!
06/22/2018 2:00 PM
As a recipient of the Garrison Fund for Excellence Award, MPC Nursing faculty member Catherine "Kittie" Trapl begins her journey to become MPC's first Certified Nursing Educator - an arduous academic endeavor, but a challenge she is tackling enthusiastically!
06/15/2018 12:43 PM
On June 11, 2018, the bargaining teams for the Monterey Peninsula Community College District (“MPC”) and the Monterey Peninsula College Teachers’ Association (“MPCTA”) met with a state-appointed mediator for a second time to resolve negotiations on a labor contract.
06/13/2018 9:40 AM
Are you an MPC student who needs to retake Math 261? Then MPC's Math Boost Camp is just for you!
06/11/2018 1:10 PM
Each year, the African American Faculty & Staff celebrate the special accomplishments of our Graduates and Transfers at our annual Rites of Passage Ceremony. The Rites of Passage is a ritual event that marks a person's transition from one stage of life to another.
06/06/2018 9:00 AM
MPC is advancing students’ social mobility and economic outcomes with educational programs that provide an increase in earnings, help them attain a regional living wage, and ensure employment of 90% or more of our graduates.
05/30/2018 2:25 PM