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Not Your Grandfather’s Factory: Industrial technicians use high-level skills to keep things running

By Anne T. Denogean Today’s manufacturing jobs are not the factory jobs of your grandfather’s day. Modern manufacturing work “is a really good combination of analytical thinking, problem-solving and hands-on work,” said Charlie Perkins, lead faculty for

Fit Your Degree Around Your Life

By Jamila Caamaño If you find it difficult to attend classes on campus, the convenience of online education may be just what you are looking for. With PimaOnline, you can fit your degree around your other commitments.

Pima Internship Leads to NASA Research, Ivy League

By PCC Staff Pima Community College led a Tucson newcomer to a NASA-funded internship and graduate school at one of the world’s leading universities for Controlled Environment Agriculture (CEA) research. Erica Hernandez, a 2013 Pima graduate, is

The Top of the Class

PimaOnline Class Named Best in the Nation for eLearning Understand the history of the Holocaust Pima Community College’s History of the Holocaust, HIS 274, was named the Outstanding eLearning Course by the Instructional Technology Council (ITC) in January 2018.

Get Connected: Enjoy on-campus activities and make new friends

Being connected to campus and knowledgeable about resources are paramount to your success as a student, regardless of whether you are taking in-person, online or hybrid classes. Spending time on campus and getting involved will make your

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Finish Within Two Years… Pima Offers A-Z Career Choices We know you don’t have time to waste… Start your college education by visiting Pima Community College at Choose a course of study and enroll. Then, within

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Campuses Community Campus 401 N. Bonita Ave. Tucson, AZ 85709-5000 (520) 206-3933 Desert Vista Campus 5901 S. Calle Santa Cruz Tucson, AZ 85709-6000 (520) 206-5101 Downtown Campus 1255 N. Stone Ave. Tucson, AZ 85709-3000 (520) 206-7171 East

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Your community colleges provide nearly 75 percent of the education and training in Arizona after high school, serving students who will typically stay in Arizona. Many Arizonans choose community colleges as the starting place for a better

Chancellor’s Letter: PCC in An Era of Exciting Change

If you’re considering attending Pima Community College, you’ll find we’re making lots of exciting changes to help you be more successful as a student, and ultimately, as you prepare to enter the workforce. Guided Pathways – Pima

The Trucking Life One Route to the American Dream

  Earn your commercial truck driving license in as little as five weeks By Jamila Caamaño Izabayo Zachee, a refugee from the Democratic Republic of Congo, came to the United States four years ago to make a

WHAT is a Clinical Research Coordinator?

By Anne T. Denogean When Pima Community College faculty member Rita Lennon talks to potential students about a career as a clinical research coordinator, she often is met with a blank look and one consistent question: “’What’s