Best Arizona Community Colleges (2022-23)

For the 2022-23 school year, there are 34 community colleges serving 195,365 students in Arizona (24 public colleges and 10 private colleges).
For Arizona community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,345 per year for in-state students and $7,438 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,673 per year (view national tuition costs).
The best top ranked community colleges in California include Chandler-Gilbert Community College, Brookline College-Tucson and Lamson College.
Arizona community colleges have a diversity score of 0.68, which is lower than the national average of 0.71 (view national diversity statistics).
Minority enrollment is 57% (majority Hispanic) and the student:teacher ratio is 16:1.

Student by Ethnicity

(AZ) School Average
American Indian
4%
Asian
3%
Hispanic
36%
Black
5%
White
43%
Two or more races
4%
Non Resident
1%
Unknown
4%
AZ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown

Top Ranked Arizona Community Colleges (2022-23)

College
Location
Students
Brookline College-Phoenix
Private for-profit
2445 W. Dunlap Ave., Ste. 100
Phoenix, AZ 85021
(602) 242-6265
| 1,451 students
Brookline College-Tempe
Public
1140-1150 S. Priest Drive
Tempe, AZ 85281
(480) 545-8755
| 478 students
Brookline College-Tucson
Private for-profit
5441 E. 22nd St, Ste.125
Tucson, AZ 85711
(520) 748-9799
| 292 students
Bryan University
Public
350 W Washington St
Tempe, AZ 85281
(602) 384-2555
| 1,115 students
2626 E Pecos Rd
Chandler, AZ 85225
(480) 732-7000
| 15,585 students
Glendale Community College
Public
6000 W Olive Ave
Glendale, AZ 85302
(623) 845-3000
| 18,054 students
Lamson College
Private, for profit
875 W. Elliot Road Suite 206
Tempe, AZ 85284
(480) 898-7000
| 12 students
Mesa Community College
Mesa Community College Photo - MCC Football Team
Public
1833 W Southern Ave
Mesa, AZ 85202
(480) 461-7000
| 20,351 students
Pima Community College
Public
4905C East Broadway Blvd.
Tucson, AZ 85709
(520) 206-4500
| 19,512 students
Pima Medical Institute-Tucson
Public
2121 N Craycroft Road, Bldg 1
Tucson, AZ 85712
(520) 326-1600
| 1,931 students
Refrigeration School Inc
Private for-profit
4210 E Washington Street
Phoenix, AZ 85034
(602) 275-7133
| 903 students
Scottsdale Community College
Scottsdale Community College Photo - SCC has a new, state-of-the-art-Library with high-tech classroom, study and learning environments, as well as comfortable and roomy areas for individual or group study.
Public
9000 E Chaparral Rd
Scottsdale, AZ 85256
(480) 423-6000
| 8,602 students
Universal Technical Institute of Arizona Inc
Private for-profit
10695 West Pierce Street
Avondale, AZ 85323
(800) 510-5845
| 1,873 students
Arizona College-Glendale
Private for-profit
4425 W Olive Avenue, Suite 300
Glendale, AZ 85302
(855) 706-8382
| 479 students
Arizona Western College
Public
2020 S. Avenue 8E
Yuma, AZ 85365
(928) 317-6000
| 7,500 students
Brown Mackie College-Phoenix
Private, for profit
13430 N Black Canyon Ste. 190
Phoenix, AZ 85029
(602) 337-3044
| 648 students
Carrington College-Phoenix North
Private for-profit
8503 N. 27th Ave.
Phoenix, AZ 85051
(602) 393-5900
| 1,644 students
Central Arizona College
Public
8470 N Overfield Rd
Coolidge, AZ 85128
(520) 494-5444
| 4,793 students
901 N Colombo Ave
Sierra Vista, AZ 85635
(520) 515-0500
| 3,672 students
Coconino Community College
Public
2800 S. Lone Tree Rd.
Flagstaff, AZ 86005
(928) 527-1222
| 3,582 students
Eastern Arizona College
Public
615 N. Stadium Ave.
Thatcher, AZ 85552
(928) 428-8272
| 6,027 students
3000 N Dysart Rd
Avondale, AZ 85392
(623) 935-8000
| 10,120 students
GateWay Community College
Public
108 N. 40th Street
Phoenix, AZ 85034
(602) 392-5000
| 5,067 students
Mohave Community College
Public
1971 Jagerson Ave
Kingman, AZ 86409
(928) 757-4331
| 4,348 students
Northland Pioneer College
Northland Pioneer College Photo
Public
PO Box 610
Holbrook, AZ 86025
(800) 266-7845
| 5,106 students
18401 N 32nd St
Phoenix, AZ 85032
(602) 787-6500
| 7,900 students
Phoenix College
Public
1202 W Thomas Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85013
(602) 264-2492
| 11,109 students
Pima Medical Institute-Mesa
Public
957 S. Dobson Road
Mesa, AZ 85202
(480) 644-0267
| 856 students
6829 N 46th Ave
Glendale, AZ 85301
(623) 934-7273
| 490 students
Remington College-Tempe Campus
Private, for profit
875 W Elliot Rd #126
Tempe, AZ 85284
(480) 834-1000
| n/a students
Rio Salado College
Public
2323 W 14th St
Tempe, AZ 85281
(480) 517-8000
| 19,103 students
7050 S 24th St
Phoenix, AZ 85042
(602) 243-8135
| 4,321 students
1538 E. Southern Ave
Tempe, AZ 85282
(480) 994-9244
| 1,013 students
Yavapai College
Public
1100 E Sheldon St
Prescott, AZ 86301
(928) 445-7300
| 7,428 students
[+] Show Closed Community Colleges in Arizona

Community Colleges in Arizona (Closed)

School
Location
Students
4585 E Speedway Blvd.
Tucson, AZ 85712
(520) 327-6866
| 611 students
399 Malpais
Flagstaff, AZ 86001
| 36 students
4750 S 44th Place
Phoenix, AZ 85040
(480) 966-3000
| 83 students
5416 East Baseline Ste. 200
Mesa, AZ 85206
(480) 830-5151
| 270 students
10400 N. 25th Avenue, Suite 190
Phoenix, AZ 85021
(602) 942-4141
| 4,102 students
555 N 18 St Ste 201
Phoenix, AZ 85006
(602) 254-3099
| 15 students
4136 n 75th ave ste 211
Phoenix, AZ 85033
(623) 849-8208
| 376 students
10220 North 25th Ave, Ste 100
Phoenix, AZ 85021
(602) 749-7900
| 241 students
1455 W. River Rd
Tucson, AZ 85704
(520) 408-7488
| 400 students
8100 E Camelback Rd, Suite 1001
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
(480) 425-3000
| 1,567 students
2525 N Country Club Rd
Tucson, AZ 85716
(520) 325-0123
| 93 students

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