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2010 FAST FACTS Chandler-Gilbert I Estrella Mountain I GateWay I Glendale I Mesa I Paradise Valley I Phoenix Rio Salado I Scottsdale I South Mountain I Maricopa Skill Center I SouthWest Skill Center


Our Mission

We Value

The Maricopa Community Colleges provide access to higher education for diverse students and communities. We focus on learning through: • University Transfer Education • General Education • Developmental Education • Workforce Development • Student Development Services • Continuing Education • Community Education • Civic Responsibility

A Community of Colleges…

• Global Engagement

learning needs of our diverse

Our Vision Colleges for the Community …working collectively and responsibly to meet the life-long students and communities.

Community

Innovation

Excellence

Learning

Honesty and Integrity

Responsibility

Inclusiveness

Stewardship

The Maricopa County Community College District (MCCCD) is one of the largest educational systems in the nation. The district consists of ten colleges, two skill centers, and numerous centers and satellites located throughout the Greater Phoenix, Arizona area. Chandler-Gilbert Estrella Mountain GateWay Glendale Mesa Paradise Valley Phoenix Rio Salado Scottsdale South Mountain Maricopa Skill Center SouthWest Skill Center


Student Profiles

265,942 credit and special interest students attended a Maricopa Community College in 2009-2010.

Ethnicity—Fall 2010 4% 8% 3% 9%

Fall 2010 Average Age

21%

American Indian Asian Black

26

55%

Hispanic White

Gender Female Male Undeclared

56% 42% 2%

Student Enrollment Full-time 28% Part-time 72% Credit Hours Average Class Load 7.6 credits Average Class Size 22

Other

Educational Intent Fall 2010 Transfer 39% Workforce 40% Personal Interest Undeclared

18% 3%

In 2009-2010 more than 6,200 Maricopa students transferred to one of Arizona’s state universities, and 4,200 transferred to other partner institutions.

59% percent of students who attend a Maricopa Community College are 24 years old or younger.


Programs and Degrees Maricopa Community Colleges offer Associate Degrees in Arts, Business,

Science, General Studies, and Applied Science.

Students seeking expertise in a specific occupation can pursue numerous

Associate of Applied Science degrees or Certificates of Completion.

Students who plan to transfer may

Workforce Development 17,784 degrees and certificates were awarded in 2009-2010. Top Areas of Study: • • • • •

General Studies Health and Clinical Sciences Business and Related Services Physical Sciences Visual and Performing Arts

complete the 35-credit hour Arizona General Education Core (AGEC).

Continuing and Community Education non-credit classes meet the lifelong

learning needs of the community.

In 2009-2010, 8,400 Maricopa Community College transfer students earned a bachelor’s degree.

The Maricopa Community Colleges are recognized leaders in the Greater Phoenix area for regional workforce development initiatives. The colleges help fulfill the job training needs of a variety of employers throughout Maricopa County. The Maricopa District plays a vital role in enhancing the region’s competitive strength and economic vitality by providing skilled workers for high demand careers such as nursing, allied health, protective services, and information technology.

www.maricopa.edu/workforce Largest provider of job training in Arizona Leaders of business and industry workforce training for more than four decades


2010-2011

Tuition Comparison Average annual tuition for a full-time student.

Tuition Rates 2010-2011 County Resident

(based on 30 credit hours)

$16,500 Arizona Private Universities

$ 71*

Out of County Resident

$ 312

Out of State Resident

$ 312

*

$8,000

Arizona State Universities

$2,130

Registration Fee per Semester $ 15

Maricopa Community Colleges *Source: ABOR

*Tuition as of 7/1/11

$

76

The Foundation The Maricopa Community Colleges Foundation raises money to provide support for scholarships, programs and services that advance the mission of the Maricopa Community Colleges. In 2009-2010, the Maricopa Community Colleges Foundation awarded $1.9 million to 2,779 students attending a Maricopa college or center. M A R I C O PA COMMUNITY COLLEGES FOUNDATION

www.maricopa.edu/foundation

The Maricopa Community Colleges Foundation has awarded nearly 17.7 million dollars in scholarships to over 34,000 students.


Employees Full-time Faculty

1,496

Adjunct Faculty

4,894

Administration, Management

2010 – 2011

Financial Overview Operating Budget $655,398,418

371

Support Staff

2,068

Total Employees

8,829

* Data taken from FY 2010-11 IPEDS — Human Resources Report for MCCCD as of November 1, 2010

Property Taxes

State Aid

Financial Support Operating Budget Chart for 2009 -2010

Tuition

7% 7%

Other

57% 29%

Fund Sources » » Rufus Glasper, Chancellor

2,416,421 Maricopa County residents have attended a Maricopa Community College 1963. State Aid since - 8.41 Property Taxes - 57.43 Tuition - 28.11

“As Chancellor, I am committed to Student Success, Public Stewardship, and ONE Maricopa to meet the diverse educational needs of the citizens of Maricopa County.”

Other - 6.41

In 2009-2010, the three major national bond rating agencies continued to award MCCCD their highest “Triple A” ratings for the District’s general obligation bonds.


Locations

www.maricopa.edu • 480.731.8000

CGCC Chandler-Gilbert 74

74

cgc.edu

PVCC

at Black Mountain

GCC

EMCC Estrella Mountain

North

101

101

estrellamountain.edu

PVCC

GWCC GateWay

101

gatewaycc.edu

101

GCC

51

GCC Glendale gccaz.edu

87

17 60 101

101 Southwest Skill Center

51

PC

EMCC

SCC

MCC Mesa mesacc.edu

87 202

10

143

202

GWCC

202

PC

Downtown

MCC

Maricopa Skill Center

at Red Mountain

RSC

SMCC

MCC

at Southern & Dobson

District Office

PVCC Paradise Valley paradisevalley.edu

60

PC Phoenix College phoenixcollege.edu

101 10

CGCC

CGCC at Pecos

at Williams

202

RSC Rio Salado College riosalado.edu

SCC Scottsdale

The college of you.

scottsdalecc.edu maricopa.edu @mcccd

MCCCD is an EEO/AA Institution.

SMCC South Mountain southmountaincc.edu

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