Scottsdale Community College

Tel: (480)423-6000
10,895 students
Public institution

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The mission of Scottsdale Community College (S.C.C.) is to create accessible, effective and affordable environments for teaching and learning for the people of our communities in order that they may grow personally and become productive citizens in a changing multicultural world.
School Highlights:
Scottsdale Community College serves 10,895 students (32% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 40%.
Scottsdale Community College is one of 34 community colleges within Maricopa County, AZ.
The nearest community college is Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Scottsdale (1.6 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Scottsdale 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 10,895 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 34:1 has increased from 30:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.39 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
10,895 students
1,283 students
Scottsdale Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
3,468 students
832 students
Scottsdale Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 7,427 students
1,021 students
Scottsdale Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Scottsdale Community College sch enrollment Scottsdale Community College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
3%
1%
% Asian
3%
2%
Scottsdale Community College Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
12%
7%
Scottsdale Community College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
4%
12%
Scottsdale Community College Black (2006-2012)
% White
77%
66%
Scottsdale Community College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
1%
2%
Scottsdale Community College More (2010-2012)
Scottsdale Community College sch ethnicity Scottsdale 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. 0.39 0.45
Scottsdale Community College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $1,854 is less than the state average of $5,845. The in-state tuition has grown by 6% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $7,638 is less than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $1,854 $5,845
Scottsdale Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $7,638 $10,047
Scottsdale Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Scottsdale Community College is located on the eastern boundary of the city of Scottsdale, Arizona on 160 acres of leased land belonging to the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community. When you come to Scottsdale Community College, we give you what you came for - excellent programs of study. S.C.C., a two-year college, opened its doors in September, 1970, with 948 students. It is one of 10 colleges in the Maricopa Community College District. The beautiful campus with its unobstructed view of the mountains is located at Pima and Chaparral Roads. S.C.C. has also broadened opportunities to students to prepare for careers that do not require four-year degrees. Applied Sciences offers over 23 different career or occupational programs including nursing, drafting, fashion merchandising, interior design, hospitality, culinary arts, administration of justice, equine science, tribal management, and computer information programs. These programs are styled in accordance with the needs of students, the community, business, and industry. College personnel work closely with community employers to assess current educational and training needs.

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Did You Know?
For Maricopa County, AZ public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,361 per year for in-state students and $9,181 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,871 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Maricopa County, AZ is 91%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Maricopa County, AZ community colleges have a 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. of 0.63, which is higher than the national average of 0.45. The most diverse community college in Maricopa County, AZ is International institute of the americas. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.