Scottsdale Community College

Tel: (480)423-6000
10,895 students
Public institution
School Highlights:
Scottsdale Community College serves 10,895 students (32% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 54%.
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

Scottsdale Community College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs 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 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
10,895 students
1,282 students
Scottsdale Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students
3,468 students
810 students
Scottsdale Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 7,427 students
1,017 students
Scottsdale Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Scottsdale Community College Enrollment Breakdown Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
Scottsdale Community College American Indian/Alaskan (2006-2013)
% Asian
Scottsdale Community College Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
Scottsdale Community College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
Scottsdale Community College Black (2006-2013)
% White
Scottsdale Community College White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
Scottsdale Community College More (2010-2013)
% Unknown races
Scottsdale Community College Unknown (2006-2013)
% Non Resident races
Scottsdale Community College non_resident (2006-2013)
Scottsdale Community College Ethnicity Breakdown Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
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 0.53
Scottsdale Community College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $1,854 is less than the state average of $5,742. 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 $10,294. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $1,854 $5,742
Out-State Tuition Fees $7,638 $10,294
Scottsdale Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2013 (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 taught by outstanding faculty. SCC 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. SCC has exceptional transfer programs with the state universities for students earning four-year degrees and has broad opportunities for students interested in careers that do not require a four-year degree. Applied Sciences offers more than 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 developed 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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For Maricopa, AZ public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $1,854 per year for in-state students and $7,638 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,376 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.
Maricopa, 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 0.53. The most diverse community college in Maricopa, AZ is International institute of the americas. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.