Scottsdale Community College

Tel: (480)423-6000
9,863 students
Public institution
School Highlights
Scottsdale Community College serves 9,863 students (30% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 35:1 is lower than the state community college average of 41:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 53%.
Scottsdale Community College is one of 31 community colleges within Maricopa County, AZ.
The nearest community college is Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Scottsdale (1.60 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 282 teachers has declined by 18% over five years.
College 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
Total Faculty 282 staff
62 staff
Scottsdale Community College Total Faculty (2006-2014)

Student Body

The student population of 9,863 has declined by 9% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 35:1 has increased from 30:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.52 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 9,863 students 1,371 students
Scottsdale Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 35:1
22:1
Scottsdale Community College Student Staff (2006-2014)
# Full-Time Students 2,985 students
779 students
Scottsdale Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
# Part-Time Students 6,878 students
1,083 students
Scottsdale Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2014)
Scottsdale Community College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
3%
1%
Scottsdale Community College American Indian/Alaskan (2006-2014)
% Asian
4%
5%
Scottsdale Community College Asian (2006-2014)
% Hispanic
13%
20%
Scottsdale Community College Hispanic (2006-2014)
% Black
4%
15%
Scottsdale Community College Black (2006-2014)
% White
68%
49%
Scottsdale Community College White (2006-2014)
% Two or more races
2%
3%
Scottsdale Community College More (2010-2014)
% Unknown races
4%
6%
Scottsdale Community College Unknown (2006-2014)
% Non Resident races
1%
1%
Scottsdale Community College Non Resident (2006-2014)
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. 0.52 0.70
Scottsdale Community College Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $2,046 is less than the state average of $5,664. The in-state tuition has grown by 10% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $7,830 is less than the state average of $10,360. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,046 $5,664
Scottsdale Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
Out-State Tuition Fees $7,830 $10,360
Scottsdale Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 54%
90%
Scottsdale Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2014)
Source: 2014 (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.

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 1,567 students | 1.60 Mi8100 E Camelback Rd, Suite 1001
    Scottsdale AZ 85251
    (480)425-3000
    1.601,567
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    Tempe AZ 85281
    (480)994-9244
    7.10986
  • Refrigeration School Inc
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    (602)275-7133
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    Phoenix AZ 85034
    (602)392-5000
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  • Pima Medical Institute-Mesa
    Private for-profit
    1,038 students | 8.00 Mi957 S. Dobson Road
    Mesa AZ 85202
    (480)644-0267
    8.001,038
Did You Know?
For Maricopa County, 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 $14,480 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

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 0.72, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Maricopa County, AZ is Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Scottsdale. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.