SCC Description

Located in Scottsdale, Arizona, Scottsdale Community College is dedicated to supporting the foundation for academic and professional accomplishments in every student.

Students hoping to transfer to a four-year university are encouraged to follow the transfer track program, majoring in their desired field of study or general education. For those looking to enter the workforce as soon as possible, associate’s degrees or certificates can be earned in an occupation-specific program.

Occupation-specific associate’s degrees include a long list of concentrations from Architectural Technology and Culinary Arts to Network Administration and Nursing, averaging a little under two years to complete. Occupation-specific certificates can be earned in an even longer list of concentrations, and take only one year to complete.

Student life is an important aspect of any college experience. Student organizations and athletics dominate campus life. Student support services are a vital resource to struggling students. Services include a fitness center, academic workshops, counseling services, career advising, and many more.

Scottsdale Community College is proud to offer quality academic and professional training programs to the local community. Students can trust they are building the foundations for a better life at Scottsdale.

Quick Facts about Scottsdale Community College

Region

Southwest

Setting

Mid-size City Setting

Type

Public

Affiliation

Not applicable

Size

Very Large (+10,000 Undergrad)

Mascot

Artie the Fighting Artichoke

On-Campus Housing Available

No

Parking Permit Required

Yes

Selectivity

Open Admissions

In-State Tuition

$1,854

Out-of-State Tuition

$9,360

Retention Rate

56%

Enrollment

10,077

Year Established

1970

SCC Ratings & Reviews

Overall School Rating: 5

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100% of students gave Scottsdale Community College 5 stars overall.

Student at This School - Grad Year 2016

Overall Rating:
5

Detailed Ratings

The overall atmosphere of Scottsdale Community College is arms open welcome to most incoming freshmen that come and attend there. The counselors are very helpful and guiding with finiancial aid areas, as well as school life in general guiding us every step of the way, making the right steps to having a successful life in the future. The most exciting thing about attending any college is being a college athlete as I am a member of the Scottsdale Community College football team and have a great opportunity in becoming with successful with not only my education, but along with my athletics. The bond that comes along with play college sports with other teammates goes a long way in life that can never be taken away from anyone and that's what makes college sports and sports in general a great activity to be apart of.

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SCC Students

Total Students
10,077

Undergraduate vs. Graduate

Undergraduate
100%
Graduate
0%

Full-Time vs. Part-Time Students

Full-Time
0%
Part-Time
100%

Ethnic Diversity

Latino
13%
African American
4%
Caucasian
67%
American Indian or Alaska native
5%
Asian
3%
Unknown and Other
9%

International Students

International
1%
Domestic
99%

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