Montgomery College is a public, fully accredited, open admission institution. Led by President DeRionne P. Pollard, Ph.D., MC is dedicated to student success and widely recognized for the quality and scope of its academic programs.
MC is led by an accomplished group of professionals dedicated to the growth and development of the College. The Board of Trustees is the College's legal governing body and works with President Dr. DeRionne Pollard and the leadership team.
Our mission, vision, and core values reflect who we are as an institution and demonstrate why we are so dedicated to our students and their success. Learn more about the College's mission, vision for the future, and guiding principles.
Our students learn from a talented and award-winning faculty made up of academic leaders and industry experts. With an 18:1 student-teacher ratio and small classes, students can get to know their instructors and develop partnerships that foster growth and achievement.
Founded in 1946, MC began as an evening college at Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School, with eight faculty members and 186 students. The College's programs have expanded and adapted to serve the needs of county residents. More than half a million students have attended MC.
From our award-winning faculty and successful students to dynamic educational programs and community partnerships, Montgomery College is often in the news. See the latest MC news coverage, read and share our recent press releases, and follow us on social media.
Do you want to join us in our mission of providing an exceptional education and fostering student success? The faculty and staff of MC are integral to our continued excellence. We are looking for dedicated professionals for opportunities throughout the College.