Monterey Peninsula College

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Monterey Peninsula College
Monterey Peninsula College building.jpg
Established 1947
Type Community college
Endowment $1.8 million[1]
Location Monterey, California, USA
Athletics CCCAACoast Conference
Nickname Lobos
Affiliations CCC System

Monterey Peninsula College commonly called MPC is a public community college located in Monterey, California. Established in 1947, it is a part of the California Community Colleges system.


Monterey Peninsula College competes in the Coast Conference as a Junior College. Its athletic teams are known as the "Lobos", which is derived from lobo (Spanish: wolf).

Notable people[edit]

  • Joseph Gutheinz, retired NASA official who investigated stolen and missing moon rocks
  • Roy Humphreys, a spirited, widely unknown suburban vlogger and founder, investigative reporter, and chief editor of the Rowland Heights Gazette.
  • Morgan Eastwood, Clint Eastwood's Youngest Daughter with Dina Eastwood.


  1. ^ As of June 30, 2009. "U.S. and Canadian Institutions Listed by Fiscal Year 2009 Endowment Market Value and Percentage Change in Endowment Market Value from FY 2008 to FY 2009" (PDF). 2009 NACUBO-Commonfund Study of Endowments. National Association of College and University Business Officers. Retrieved February 2, 2010. 

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Coordinates: 36°35′32″N 121°53′1″W / 36.59222°N 121.88361°W / 36.59222; -121.88361