Pima Community College

4905C East Broadway Blvd.
Tucson, AZ 85709
Tel: (520)206-4500
26,051 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 26,051 students (40% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 38:1 is higher than the community college average of 26:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% 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 County, AZ.
The nearest community college is Southwest University of Visual Arts-Tucson (3.9 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 680 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Pima Community College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 680 staff
60 staff

Student Body

The student population of 26,051 teachers has declined by 21% 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 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 5% over five years.
Total Enrollment
26,051 students
1,282 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 38:1
26:1
# Full-Time Students
10,464 students
816 students
# Part-Time Students 15,587 students
1,024 students
Pima Community College sch enrollment Pima Community College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
2%
1%
% Asian
3%
2%
% Hispanic
40%
7%
% Black
4%
12%
% White
44%
57%
% Two or more races
3%
2%
% Unknown races
2%
3%
% Non Resident races
1%
2%
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 0.53

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $1,724 is less than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 22% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $8,048 is less than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 22% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $1,724 $5,940
Pima Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $8,048 $10,047
Pima Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 65%
89%
Source: 2013 (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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