Selective Enrollment Programs

Admission to Prince George’s Community College does not guarantee admission into selective enrollment programs. The programs listed below have limited enrollment capacity and rigorous academic standards. This means: 

  • Completion of specific entrance courses is required. 
  • Students must petition for acceptance into one of these selective programs. 
  • Enrollment is on a space-available basis.
  • Admitted students must maintain a minimum GPA (Grade Point Average) and course grade.
  • Completion of other program-specific requirements. 
Selective Enrollment Programs include:

Allied Health and Nursing 

  • Health Information Management. 
  • Medical Coder/Billing Specialist. 
  • Medical Assisting. 
  • Nuclear Medicine Technology. 
  • Nursing, LPN. 
  • Nursing Transition, LPN to RN.
  • Nursing, RN. 
  • Paramedic to RN. 
  • Paramedic. 
  • Radiography.
  • Respiratory Therapy.
  • Surgical Technology. 

Visit the Allied Health Department for more information and petitioning steps.

Level Placement Programs

Level Placement Programs have a process to place a new student in a class level commensurate with their skill level and/or experience. An audition for entrance into the program is not required. However, it is recommended that each interested student attend a bi-semester placement class.

Level Placement Programs include:

Liberal and Creative Arts 

  • Dance: There is an official pre-registration and dance audition for dance technique courses. Contact the Academic Coordinator of Dance at
  • Music: There is no official audition, but the Music Department prefers to hear the students play to better advise them on the best path. Contact the Academic Coordinator of Music at 

For More Information

If you are interested in a selective enrollment or level placement program, learn more by contacting your pathway advisors.