Pima Community College

Tucson, AZ
Pima Community College www.pima.edu

Brief Description

If you are looking for an affordable education, consider the quality academic instruction from Pima Community College. With six campuses located throughout Tucson, Arizona in Pima County, it's easy to find a location that is close to home with modern amenities.

Pima Community College was founded in 1966. Their mission is to help students achieve their goals in an enriched setting surrounded with solid vision and interpersonal values. The main goal of the Pima Community College staff is to provide an excellent education that is accessible and obtainable for students on all levels.

Pima Community College is a great place to call home. There are several notable alumni who have achieved great success at Pima, including graduate Donald Veal. Donald Veal is a professional baseball player for the Chicago White Sox and owes a great deal of his founding success to Pima Community College. With a wide variety of available courses and certificates, you can fulfill all of your educational needs at one of the six campus locations as well.

Available Courses

Pima Community College offers a broad range of learning programs ranging from adult education services to continuing education units. Whether you are looking to earn college credits or gain new skills for a job promotion, Pima has flexible class schedules that can fit into your open availability.

Program types include Social Sciences, Science & Engineering, Health-Related, Computer Information Technology, Business, as well as Arts and Humanities. An Associate of Fine Arts with concentration in music or theater offers a great opportunity for some looking for a career in the music or performing arts industry. Other categories in Associate of Arts include Culinary Arts, Digital Arts, Interior Design, Fashion Design, Technical Writing and Interpreter Training. Many of these degrees offer direct employment opportunities and easy transfer to four-year degree programs at nearby colleges and universities.

If you are looking for a more condensed education and wish to complete a course faster and get the training you need quicker, consider a Career Training Program. The Center for Training and Development or CTD provides direct training classes that allow you to learn a new skill in a short period of time. Classes are condensed and give you both the fundamental skills you need as well as hands-on training to start a new job upon completion of the course. Some of the popular CTD programs offered include; Culinary, Surgical Technology, Nursing, Medical Office and Business Technology. This is a great alternative to a two-year degree that allows you to gain new employment and improve your overall skill level.

Campus Locations

There are six Pima locations to serve your needs. The downtown campus offers a fresh and exiting campus setting in the heart of Tucson. The state-of-the-art environment allows you to excel with many technology skill sets, making it easy to learn the criteria you need to get the degree that fits you. The Community Campus allows students from around the world to come together in a virtual classroom and obtain extra credit and developmental learning skills in a variety of settings. This campus is also a go-to for many area professionals who wish to meet up to further educate themselves within the workplace.

Whatever brings you to Pima, the friendly and well trained staff are qualified to direct you where you need to go so you can get started as soon as possible.

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At A Glance

Total undergraduate enrollment: 28078

Total institution enrollment: 28078

School type: 2-year public

School classification: Associate's Colleges: These institutions offer associate's degree and certificate programs but, with few exceptions, award no baccalaureate degrees.

Campus Location

Main Address

Pima Community College
2202 W Anklam Rd
Tucson, AZ 85701


(520) 206-4500



Undergraduate Demographics

Male undergraduate population: 45%

Female undergraduate population: 55%

Undergrad visible minorities: No Data

Majors & Degrees

Degrees Offered: Less than one year, One but less than two years, Associate's

Accounting And Finance
Accounting Technician
Administrative And Secretarial Services
Agriculture / Agricultural Sciences General
Aircraft Mechanic / Technician Airframe
Alcohol / Drug Abuse Counseling
Applied Mathematics General
Architectural Drafting
Arts And Design
Automotive Mechanic / Technician
Banking And Financial Support Services
Building / Property Maintenance And Management
Business Administration And Management
Business Systems Networking And Telecomm
Chemistry General
Child Care Provider / Assistant
Child Care Services Manager
Computer And Information Sciences General
Computer Engineering Technology / Technician
Computer Maintenance Technology / Technician
Computer Systems Analysis
Construction / Building Technology / Technician
Criminal Justice And Corrections Other
Criminal Justice General
Culinary Arts And Related Services Other
Data Processing Technology / Technician
Dental Assistant
Dental Hygienist
Dental Laboratory Technician
Design And Visual Communications
Drama / Theater Arts General
Education General
Electrical / Electronics Drafting
Electrical Electronic / Communications Engineer
Emergency Medical Technology / Technician
Environmental And Pollution Control Technician
Environmental Control Technologies Other
Executive Assistant / Secretary
Family Life And Relations Studies
Fashion Design
Fire Science / Firefighting
Food And Beverage / Restaurant Operations
Foreign Language Interpretation And Translation
General Office / Clerical And Typing Services
General Studies
Gerontological Services
Graphic And Printing Equipment Operator
Graphic Design Commercial Art And Illustration
Health And Physical Education General
Heating And Refrigeration
Hematology Technology / Technician
Home Economics Other
Hotel / Motel And Restaurant Management
Industrial / Manufacturing Engineering
Industrial Electronics Installer And Repair
Industrial Manufacturing Technology / Technician
Information Processing / Data Entry Technician
International Business
Kitchen Personnel / Cook And Assistant
Landscaping Operations And Management
Law Enforcement / Police Science
Legal Administrative Assistant / Secretary
Liberal Arts And Sciences / General Studies
Liberal Arts And Sciences / Liberal Studies
Logistics And Materials Management
Machine Shop Assistant
Mechanical Drafting
Medical Administrative Assistant / Secretary
Medical Radiologic Technology / Technician
Medical Records Technology / Technician
Medical Transcription
Music General
Nurse Assistant / Aide
Nursing Other
Nursing Rn Training
Paralegal / Legal Assistant
Pharmacy Technician / Assistant
Political Science And Government General
Practical Nurse L P N Training
Pre Elementary Early Childhood Kindergarten
Pre Medicine Studies
Psychiatric / Mental Health Services Technician
Psychology General
Public Administration
Public Administration And Services Other
Radio And Television Broadcasting
Real Estate
Respiratory Therapy Technician
Sign Language Interpreter
Surgical / Operating Room Technician
Travel And Tourism
Welder / Welding Technologist