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Quick Facts

Learn about our Pima Community College community of students, educators, and supporters.

College Mission

PCC is an open-admissions institution providing affordable, comprehensive educational opportunities that support success and meet the diverse needs of its students and community.

Annual Enrollment (2019-2020 Academic Year) Number
     Fall 21,075
     Spring 19,000
     Summer 7,699
     Full-Year Credit 4,589
     Full-Year Center for Training and Development (CTD) 407
     Full-Year Non-credit 1,834
     Adult Education 4,455
Total Unduplicated Headcount 39,356

Awards Conferred (2019-2020)

  • 3,568 Associate Degrees
  • 1,104 Certificates
  • 216 Center for Training and Development (CTD) certificates
  • 150 Post-Degree Certificates (CERA)

Source: 2020 Five-Year Trends of Awards Report

Student Right-to-Know Report (2020)

Graduation/completion and transfer rates for new, first-time degree- or certificate-seeking students

Student Characteristics (Spring 2020)

  • 56.30% female; 41.71% male; 2.00% unknown
  • 29.33% enrolled full-time; 70.67% enrolled part-time
  • 37.89% White, Non-Hispanic; 45.82% Hispanic/Latino
  • 56.43% aged 18-24

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Academic Programs

  • Approximately 140 transfer and occupational programs.


  • transfer assistance
  • financial aid
  • scholarships
  • tutoring
  • career planning
  • personal and career counseling
  • services for individuals with disabilities

Tuition (2020-2021)

For regular academic coursework:

  • Arizona residents -- $87 per credit
  • Non-Arizona residents -- $308.5 per credit for classroom courses and $218.5 per credit for online courses

Additional tuition rates and fees may apply.

Faculty and Staff (2020-2021)

  • 243 full-time instructional and educational support faculty
  • 919 additional full-time employees
  • Student-to-faculty ratio: 16 to 1

Sources: 2020-21 IPEDS Human Resources Report (as of 11/2019); 2020-21 IPEDS Fall Enrollment Report


We value our partnerships with more than 85 educational and governmental institutions, more than 300 business and industry partners, and the community.


Five-member elected Board of Governors:

  • District 1: Catherine Ripley
  • District 2: Demion Clinco
  • District 3: Maria D. Garcia
  • District 4: Meredith Hay, Ph.D.
  • District 5: Luis L. Gonzales
  • Lee D. Lambert, Chancellor

Non-Discrimination Policy: Pima Community College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, disability, veteran status or sexual orientation, or gender identity in employment, education, programs, services or activities.

Americans with Disability Act: No qualified individual, because of a disability, will be denied equal opportunity to employment or to an education nor will they be denied access to, participation in, or the benefits of any program, activity or service offered by the College.  

For questions concerning the College's EEO/ADA/Title IX policies or discrimination complaint process, contact the College's Office of Dispute Resolution at District Office, 4905 E. Broadway Blvd. C208, Tucson AZ 85709, 520-206-4686, or the Title IX Coordinator at Downtown Campus, 1255 N. Stone Ave. Room LB-190, Tucson, AZ 85709, 520-206-6677, 

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