Return to accessibility navigation at the top of the page.

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 (2016-2017)

  • 41,976 Credit (Reportable FTSE Headcount)
  • 2,907 Non-credit (Non-Reportable FTSE Headcount)
  • 44,109 Total Headcount

          6,057 Adult Basic Education included in Reportable FTSE Headcount

Awards Conferred(2016-2017)

  • 2,585 Associate Degrees
  • 3,062 Certificates
  • 207 Center for Training and Development (CTD) certificates

2017 Graduate Dashboard Report

Student Right-to-Know Report (2017)

Student Characteristics (Fall 2017)

  • 52% female; 42% male; 6% unknown
  • 27: average age of students
  • 67% part-time; 33% full-time
  • 38% White, Non-Hispanic and 45% Hispanic/Latino 
  • 19% of courses were offered online only

Academic Programs

A total of 185 transfer and occupational programs.


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

Tuition (2017-2018)

For regular academic coursework:

  • Arizona residents -- $81.50 per credit
  • Non-Arizona residents -- $303 per credit for classroom courses and $213 per credit for online courses

Additional tuition rates and fees may apply.

Faculty and Staff (2017-2018)

  • 285 full-time instructional and educational support faculty1
  • 1,002 additional full-time employees1
  • Student-to-faculty ratio: 26 to 12

12017-18 IPEDS Human Resources Report (as of 11/2017)
22017-18 IPEDS Fall Enrollment Report

The Economic Impact of Pima Community College (2013-14)


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: Mark Hanna
  • District 2: Demion Clinco
  • District 3: Sylvia M. Lee, Ph.D.
  • District 4: Meredith Hay, Ph.D.
  • District 5: Luis 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 EEO/ADA Officer, 4905-D E. Broadway Blvd., Tucson AZ 85709-1310, 520-206-4539 or the Title IX Coordinator, 4905-B E. Broadway, Tucson, AZ 85709-1100, 520-206-4973,