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New Insurance Studies Program Helps Meet Industry Demands
Three Maricopa Community Colleges have collaborated with the Maricopa County Community College District and 35 insurance professionals from 20 different insurance companies to develop a new Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Insurance Studies. The CCL, whic...
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Great Grads: Marissa Jimenez
Marissa has been a student at GCC for the last six years. She started part time as part of the ACE plus program through her high school when she was only 15. She is graduating with her third associate degree, and leaving to pursue an undergraduate degree in...
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ASU Ambassadors Share Experiences to Promote Successful Transfers
A new Arizona State University (ASU) program is bringing former Maricopa Community Colleges (MCCCD) students back to their campuses to help other university-bound students transfer successfully. The students are called Transfer Student Ambassadors, or TSAs,...
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Ophthalmic Program Receives International Accreditation
Ciara Wolf and Cody Joe are the first two recipients for Project SENA Maricopa Skill Center (MSC) recently received accreditation from the Joint Commission on Allied Health Personnel in Ophthalmology for its Ophthalmic Assistant program.  MSC is the only sc...
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Dr. Glasper Featured on Cover of Phoenix Business Journal
Dr. Rufus Glasper was featured on the cover of the July 24, 2015 Phoenix Business Journal. Dr. Rufus Glasper The article, written by Angela Gonzales, addresses the critical need for increased funding to the district in order to help keep costs to students l...
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CGCC Faculty Miguel Fernandez Advocates for Veterans
Miguel Fernandez The Maricopa Community Colleges Foundation has recognized English faculty member Miguel Fernandez with the 2015 Employee Recognition Award for his outstanding contributions to the District's mission. Fernandez, who is a faculty liaison for ...
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Great Grads: Two CGCC grads defy odds, get dual degrees
Kimberly Carrillo/Special to the Tribune Original story published by Christina Fuoco-Karasinski for East Valley Tribune .    Recent Red Mountain High School graduates Chenoa and Tanyka Begaye could have very easily become statistics.   The girls grew up in ...
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Great Grads: CGCC Grad Focuses on Service to Others
Zoya Oyzerovich is the first in her family to attend
college. The daughter of immigrant parents, her mother from Peru and her father
from the Soviet Union, Zoya felt a deep responsibility to exceed their
expectations. She enrolled at Chandler-Gilbert Commun...
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New Healthcare Technology Systems Degree Serves Industry Needs
  Glendale Community College (GCC) and Paradise Valley Community College (PVCC) have combined their expertise to meet growing industry demand for qualified healthcare information technology employees. The Colleges have jointly launched a collaborative Healt...
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Foundation Seeks $14 Million to Support Veterans
  The Maricopa Community College system plans to create a statewide program to support military personnel, veterans, and their families as they move from active duty to civilian life. The program, which has many components designed to help veterans get the ...
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KJZZ to Open Mexico City News Desk
The Honorable Doug Ducey, Arizona Governor (left) and Dr. Chris Bustamante, President of Rio Salado College (middle)  Photo Credit: Arizona-Mexico Commission. KJZZ, the Phoenix-area affiliate of National Public Radio, plans to open a news bureau in Mexico C...
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Meet Success: Tiana Passante
  Tiana Passante is exploring her career options by taking classes in areas that sound appealing to her. Given the fact she’s only 15 and has been attending SCC since she was 12, she still has plenty of time decide. “I’m just keeping all my options open,” s...
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10 Colleges in and around the Phoenix, AZ area.
Introduction
We are 10 colleges in and around the Phoenix, AZ area, dedicated to educational excellence and to meeting the needs of businesses and the citizens of Maricopa County. 

We're the largest provider of health care workers and job training in Arizona, making us a major resource for business and industry and the place to be if you're seeking education and job training.

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(480) 731-8000