About Us

The Portmore Community College (PCC) was established in 1992 in the sunshine municipality of Portmore. From a vision and fuelled by unswerving determination of a committed staff, the college now operates two campuses; Portmore Campus and Old Harbour Campus with over 2400 students.

PCC continues its mandate to provide high quality post-secondary and tertiary education to Jamaicans. Embodied in our mission statement is the mandate:
“To build the human capital of the communities we serve by providing diverse pathways to quality higher education and learning, enhance proficiency, and professionalism …. Our shared vision is that …By 2020 PCC will be recognized as a viable option for quality post-secondary education… as we continue to provide our students with affordable, high-quality education and training.

The college offers experiential learning opportunities through hands-on academic experiences, work experience practicum, several co-curricular activities and flexible learning schedules. Portmore Community College is committed to ensuring that our graduates exit the college as work ready citizens who can contribute to nation building.

We have two campuses; our main Campus is located in the “sunshine city” of Portmore and we also have a campus in the very vibrant town of Old Harbour. We offer various Bachelor’s Degrees, Associate Degrees, and Certificate Programmes. Here you will have a wonderful all-round college experience, as we try to provide students with a balance between academics and extracurricular activities.

Message to Prospective Students

Welcome to Portmore Community College, the college that cares. Thank you for expressing an interest in joining the Portmore Community College family.

At Portmore Community College, you will get an outstanding education, build lifelong friendships and find the support you need to succeed in college. We look forward to seeing you on campus.

Main Campus:
Box 233 Waterford P.O.
Portmore, St. Catherine

Old Harbour Campus:
41 East Street, Old Harbour P.O.
St. Catherine

We offer various programmes that falls under:

Bachelors' Degree
Associate Degrees
Diplomas
Certificates
CAPE
CSEC

Classes for full time students starts at 8:00 A.M. and ends at 5:00 P.M. each day from Mondays to Fridays.

Classes for part time students starts at 5:30 P.M. and ends at 9:30 P.M. each day from Mondays to Fridays. Classes are also held on Saturdays for part time students.

OFFICE OPENING HOURS:
MONDAYS: 8: 30 A.M. – 5:00 P.M.
TUESDAYs: 8: 30 A.M. – 5:00 P.M.
WEDNESDAYS: 8: 30 A.M. – 5:00 P.M.
THURSDAYS: 8: 30 A.M. – 5:00 P.M.
FRIDAYS: 8:00A.M. – 4:00P.M.
SATURDAYS, SUNDAYS & PUBLIC HOLIDAYS: CLOSE

ANY CHANGES MADE TO THE REGULAR HOURS WILL BE POSTED AT THE ENTRANCE TO EACH OFFICE.

The mission of Portmore Community College is to build the human capital of the communities we serve by providing diverse pathways to quality higher education and learning, enhance proficiency, and professionalism.

By the year 2020 Portmore Community College will be recognized as a viable option for quality post-secondary education as we continue to provide our students with affordable, high-quality education and training.

Portmore Community College

Meet the Leaders

Rev. Karl Henlin
Chairman of the Board
Mrs. Corrine Richards
Principal
John Sherman
Vice-Principal, Students’ Affairs
Ern Green
Vice-Principal, Academic Affairs