Monthly Archive:: December 2015

Chancellor’s Letter to the Community

Days of Challenge and Opportunity: PCC is working hard to create a college that puts students first Great things are happening at Pima Community College. Over the past year we have worked with the community to redefine

Job Prospects Growing for Skilled Trades Workers

Construction, manufacturing industries in midst of steady recovery The manufacturing and construction industries took a heavy blow during the Great Recession. But with those industries now experiencing a strong, steady recovery, they face another challenge: Finding enough

Road to Master’s Started at Pima

Calvin Dogan earned first associate degree 29 years ago, master’s last year It’s been a lifetime of learning for Calvin Dogan, from completing a high school equivalency diploma after dropping out of high school to earning his

Automotive Program Striving for Top Gear

The automotive technology lab at Pima Community College’s Downtown Campus is a world apart from most classes offered at Pima. The nontraditional learning environment is ideal for students looking for something to take them outside of the

Start Your 4-year Degree at PCC

Money-saving move also helps some find a career, adjust to college studies Whether they transfer to Princeton, another Ivy League school, Stanford or The University of Arizona, thousands of students start their college education at Pima Community

Desert Vista Campus has Key Ties to Community on Campus

Two entities located at Pima Community College’s Desert Vista Campus, 5901 S. Calle Santa Cruz, help PCC make the most of community partnerships. Vision High School Vision High School, a charter school that leases space at Desert

Ignite your Career in the Natural Gas Industry

PCC teams up with Southwest Gas Corp., on training that can help you enter a rewarding career offering competitive pay and stability Are you thinking about a career in the natural gas industry? With the increasing demand

Bringing the World to Pima

An array of initiatives gives PCC students the tools to meet the global challenges of the 21st century Like many Pima Community College students, Slav Ignacio first heard about PCC from friends already attending the school. And,

Pima Offers A-Z Career Choices

Start Now. Finish Within Two Years… We know you don’t have time to waste…  Start your college education by visiting Pima Community College at Choose a course of study, enroll and, within two years, you could