PIMA COMMUNITY COLLEGE

United States, Arizona

Located in the scenic city of Pima County, Arizona, lays the foundation of Pima Community College (PCC). It is a public community college that was established in 1969. The motive behind finding this institution was to provide higher education in the Tucson metropolitan area and beyond. It has its accreditation with the Higher Learning Commission and has its partnerships with various industries. The college serves the latest needs of the markets by preparing students to be industry-ready through the means of its Work-force based curriculum. Students here can earn a degree or a post-baccalaureate certificate by getting enrolled at 144 different programs. Some of the professional majors offered here include Marketing, Liberal Arts, Science, General Studies, Humanities, Health Professions, and Business and Management. For those who are looking for flexible learning opportunities, PCC also offers certain online programs. Pursuing higher education from PCC would leave a positive impact on your academic profile.

Campus Life

To meet the growing need of education in the Tucson metropolitan area, PCC offers its academic services at six locations. Each campus serves the different needs of the Students. The Community campus and the Desert Vista Campus offer services in the domains of education and business, respectively. Whereas the Downtown and the East campus offer education to the students enrolled in technical and medical programs. Furthermore, the West Campus offers services in the domains of Arts and various health-related professionals. Additionally, the Northwest Campus provides education to the Management students. All the campuses offer all the necessary facilities to have a bright professional career. For extracurricular, students can engage in various student clubs and organizations, and recreational activities. PCC also offers leadership opportunities to the students to nourish their leadership skills. Students interested in sports can join the college’s sports team and can compete at the national level. What students ask for, all they find is here on-campus. Hence the campus looks perfect in all terms.

Noted Alumni

PCC holds a global reach of its alumni network. Some of the valuable alumni of PCC includes: Ned Norris Jr. – a chairman of the Tohono O'odham Nation of southern Arizona, Abdihakem Abdirahman - an American long-distance runner, Horacio Llamas Grey - a Mexican former professional basketball player, Chad Griggs - an American mixed martial artist and Minh Alva Vu - an American soccer player.