Pima Community College

4905C East Broadway Blvd., Tucson
AZ, 85709-1275
Tel: (520)206-4500
29,319 students
Public institution

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Since 1969, Pima Community College has been developing our community through learning. The College offers convenient, affordable educational opportunities that can help you make your dreams a reality.
School Highlights:
Pima Community College serves 29,319 students (39% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 40%.
Pima Community College is one of 7 community colleges within Pima County, AZ.
The nearest community college is Southwest University of Visual Arts-Tucson (3.8 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Pima Community College Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 29,319 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 52:1 has increased from 51:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 is more than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has grown by 5% over five years.
Total Enrollment
29,319 students
1,303 students
Pima Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
11,461 students
834 students
Pima Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 17,858 students
1,040 students
Pima Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Pima Community College sch enrollment Pima Community College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
3%
1%
% Asian
3%
2%
Pima Community College Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
33%
7%
Pima Community College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
4%
11%
Pima Community College Black (2006-2012)
% White
54%
66%
Pima Community College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
4%
2%
Pima Community College More (2010-2012)
Pima Community College sch ethnicity Pima Community College sta ethnicity
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.59 0.44
Pima Community College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $1,652 is less than the state average of $5,890. The in-state tuition has grown by 22% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $7,784 is less than the state average of $10,050. The out-state tuition has grown by 22% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $1,652 $5,890
Pima Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $7,784 $10,050
Pima Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Pima Community College's West Campus, the oldest and largest in the six-campus system. More than 11,000 students each semester find affordable, quality education on Anklam Road near central Tucson. The Sonoran Desert surrounds the West Campus, which features hiking trails, shaded gathering areas, and landscaped courtyards. The West Campus, which opened in 1970, provides a full range of health-related professional programs, as well as programs in the visual and performing arts, creative writing and the sciences. Students can find a variety of transferrable courses in programs covering business, science, art, languages, computers and more. The West Campus also houses the unique Center for Archeological Field Training. Well-equipped laboratories support instruction in the sciences, health-related professions and visual and performing arts. The Center for the Arts includes the Louis Bernal Gallery, the Music Recital Hall and the Proscenium and Black Box Theaters. It provides an essential entertainment venue for the entire Tucson area. Pima Community College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

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