Monthly Archive:: January 2018

Chancellor’s Letter: Pima can give you the edge

Like many states, Arizona suffers from a shortage of middle-skill workers.  Key sectors — aviation, advanced manufacturing and others — can’t find work-ready employees, hampering their ability to grow. The National Skills Coalition reports that middle-skill jobs,

Good news

Bernal Gallery Director David Andres Honored with Governor’s Arts in Education Award David Andres, director of the Louis Carlos Bernal Gallery at West Campus Center for the Arts has received a prestigious 2017 Governor’s Arts Award. Andres was

PCC Fashion Design Student Named Phoenix Fashion Week Lifestyle Emerging Designer of the Year

By PCC Staff A Pima Community College Fashion Design student is riding a wave of success after being named Phoenix Fashion Week 2017 Emerging Designer of the Year in the Lifestyle category. Phoenix Fashion Week announced Quinlan

Pima - Your First Choice for Academics and Athletics

By PCC Staff Pima Community College student-athletes know that the two-year school is the smart choice for them to achieve in the classroom and in intercollegiate athletics. Pima Athletics as a whole, markedly so in recent years,

Hot Career! Demand for Hvac-R Technicians and Installers Is Strong

By Anne T. Denogean Whether the economy is running hot or cold, there’s one career field with a consistently sunny employment outlook. Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning-Refrigeration (HVAC-R) technicians, specialists and system installers are always in demand, especially

PCC Provides High-tech Dental Studies Training with Upgraded Facilities, Programs and Courses

By PCC Staff Renovation of Pima Community College’s Dental Studies public clinic, lab and curricula was completed this past summer. “It is crucial for dental students to have a professional and adequate setting where we can practice

Ramping Up for STEM Success

By Jamila Caamaño Pima’s Project EPIC prepares students for careers in science, technology, engineering and math Do you want to have your pick of exciting, high-paying careers? Do you like creating things? Are you good at solving


Advisors and Counselors Can Help You Explore Pima’s Offerings I receive a lot of emails and phone calls from people interested in attending Pima Community College, but who just don’t know where to start. Or, they know

Pima’s Class Offerings Are High Quality, Wide-Ranging

PCC Launches New Mechatronics Program For Spring 2018, Pima Community College’s Downtown Campus is offering various classes in the emerging field of Mechatronics – courses leading to a Mechatronics Technician certificate. Mechatronics combines the study of mechanical,

Arizona STEM Adventure

Pima Community College welcomed more than 1,000 4th- to 8th-graders to Northwest Campus on Nov. 17 for a day of science fun, activities and experimentation. They made silly putty in a chemistry class, baked cookies in a

We’re in Your Neighborhood!

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