Fort Carson Military Trusted Businesses
PPCC is the largest and most diverse college in the Pikes Peak region. Established in 1968 and accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, PPCC offers associate degrees, certifications in career and technical fields and three bachelors’ degrees.
With three campuses, various off-campus locations, two military education centers, and hundreds of online classes, PPCC provides access to a quality, affordable and flexible education to more than 18,000 students annually with both credit and non-credit classes.
• Our average class size is 16.
• We offer transferrable credits to UCCS, CSU, Regis and many other four-year colleges and universities throughout the nation.
• 26% of our students are connected to the military.
• PPCC contributes $390.3 million to the local economy.
• PPCC students receive a rate of return of 13% on the money they invest in tuition.
• PPCC awards $1 million in scholarships annually.
• Most students who apply for scholarships or financial aid get assistance.
• Our nationally accredited Child Development Center provides quality care and educational services for children from 6 weeks to 5 years old.|
The Military and Veterans Programs (MVP) is a department at PPCC dedicated to supporting our active duty, veterans and their family members. We are college employees as well as veterans, family members and civilians dedicated to providing you the best educational experience PPCC can offer.
We are a proud institutional member of the following
organizations that support Military and Veteran Education:
• CO-ACME (Colorado Advisory Council on Military Education)
• NAIMES (National Association of Institutions for Military
• CCME (Council of College and Military Educators)
• NAVPA (National Association of Veteran Program