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Chancellor’s Letter To The Community

Accelerating into the new decade We’re tailoring courses to fit your needs, and building spaces to propel the economic recovery   The start of a new school year is a time for optimism at Pima Community College,

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Aztecs Athletes Shine After a late start to the 2020-2021 sporting season because of COVID-19, Pima Community College athletes hit the ground running! The men’s and women’s track teams pulled off a rare double, with both teams

In It for the Long Haul: Trucker learns new skills to keep his career moving

By Aly Higgins They say it is never too late to teach an old … ahem, an experienced … dog new tricks. The same can be said of veteran truck drivers. Longtime truck driver Rick Peña became

Guys — jobs in nursing are in demand, pay well, and are critical to keeping everyone healthy. Interested?

By Paul Schwalbach The Nursing profession is looking for a few good men. Actually, they’re looking for a lot of good men. While the country is experiencing a national Nursing shortage that is only expected to get

Lessons from the Pandemic: Pima and its students adapted and innovated

Technological advances for a better student experience How do you provide student services when students aren’t allowed on campus? By solving that problem during the pandemic, Pima improved the overall student experience. “COVID-19 accelerated the need for

Getting Everything from Here to There

From auto parts to vaccines – the complex world of logistics and supply chain management By Ryan Sermon The COVID-19 pandemic impacted every industry that consumers rely on, which has placed a spotlight on Pima Community College’s

Ask RYAN: Make a Class Schedule that Best Suits YOU!

Dear Ryan, I started my college experience taking only online and virtual classes. Now that the College has resumed in-person classes, I’d like to create a schedule that combines in-person and online learning. There are some subjects, such

Lights, Camera, Career: A student follows her interest in video making at Pima

By Paul Schwalbach Dana Steketee’s career goal is to see her name in the credits of a film or TV show. But Steketee doesn’t want to be an actor. She’s eyeing a behind-the-camera profession, such as film

Hot Rides and Cool Programs: TSRA car show draws public to Pima, raises scholarship funds

2021 was the most successful year so far for the Tucson Street Rod Association (TSRA) Rodders Days Car Show, held April 24 at Pima Community College’s Downtown Campus. The event, graced by a glorious sunny day, featured

We’re in Your Neighborhood!

Campuses 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 Campus 8181 E. Irvington Road, Tucson, AZ 85709-4000 520.206.7000 Northwest Campus 7600 N. Shannon Road, Tucson, AZ

Lift Off Now

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