Montco—Your home away from home

Each year hundreds of students from countries across the world chose to attend Montgomery County Community College. Here, you’ll receive an outstanding education while participating in a vibrant campus community that celebrates diversity every day!

At Montco we help you:

  • Improve your English skills;
  • Begin a new career;
  • Earn credits toward a bachelor’s degree;
  • Transfer your credits to another U.S. college or university.
Diverse Programs

More than 100 academic programs with no restrictions on what associate degree you earn. This includes Fine Arts, Business Administration, Social Science, Nursing, Engineering, Biotechnology and Culinary Arts, to name a few!

English as a Second Language

We have a comprehensive ESL (English as a Second Language) program from basic to advanced levels to help prepare you for college. Nearly 75 percent of students who complete ESL go on to pass college-level English composition on their first attempt!

Transfer Opportunities

We have transfer agreements with more than 60 four-year colleges and universities. Many of our partners offer scholarships to qualifying students. This means you can expect a smooth transition when you’re ready to earn a bachelor’s degree.

Cutting-Edge Technology

Did you know that we’re recognized as one of the most technologically advanced community colleges in the U.S.? Here, you’ll get hands-on experience with the latest tools and technologies.

ELS Educational Services

Montco partners with ELS Educational Services to provide conditional admission for students who are academically qualified, but don't meet our English Language proficiency requirements at the time of the application.

ELS students who completed ELS 110 level can be admitted to Montco’s associate degree programs if they pass Montco’s regular English placement assessment. This will be evaluated by the International advisor. Please contact for more information.