Four Year Institutions
Arizona Christian University
Arizona Christian University is a regionally accredited, not-for-profit university in north Phoenix, celebrating its 50th anniversary of preparing students to transform culture with truth. ACU has rigorous academic standards and offers a variety of degree programs, honors courses, internship opportunities and multiple pre-professional tracks, including pre-law and pre-med. ACU is committed not only to the educational advancement of students, but to their spiritual formation as well. Numerous campus ministries are available and students are challenged to engage the community through various outreach and neighborhood service projects. Since 2008, ACU has offered an adult degree completion program with evening classes available for working professionals.
Arizona State University Tempe Campus
ASU is a leading research institution located in a thriving metropolis. Excellence in academics, high-tech facilities and award winning faculty complement a high quality of student life on one of the nation's most beautiful campus settings. ASU students benefit from an array of academic support services, undergraduate research activities, career placement, and graduate study opportunities.
Arizona State University East Campus
ASU's East campus is the home of the College of Technology and Applied Sciences, and the School of Agribusiness and Resource Management. The new East College offers programs to meet demonstrated demands, and includes: Elementary Education, Applied Psychology, and General Business.
Arizona State University West Campus
ASU's West campus serves 6,000 plus students on our campus in northwest Phoenix, with new state-of-the-art residence halls available in Fall 2003. ASU's West campus is a four-year university providing a friendly student-centered learning environment, enriched by a diverse academic setting. We offer 38 bachelor's and master's degrees, plus 9 professional certificates, in a nationally acclaimed, PAC-10, research-based university.
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Embry-Riddle's Prescott campus is a recognized world leader in aviation/aerospace education. A variety of B.S. degrees include aeronautical science, aerospace, electrical and computer engineering, computer science, aerospace studies, space physics and science, technology and globalization, with emphasis on global security/intelligence studies, management, and environmental sciences.
Northern Arizona University
NAU is Arizona's public university with an emphasis on undergraduate education through more than 100 majors, each with internships and research opportunities. More than 50% of all students live on campus. The Flagstaff campus features diverse cultural events, more than 180 clubs and organizations, and outstanding on and off-campus recreational opportunities.
The University of Arizona
A research I university ranked 13th nationally among public institutions, UA boasts numerous quality programs among its 100+ majors, including the nation's largest Honors College. Students can join living/learning communities in freshman colloquia, in residence halls, through cultural centers, clubs, or sports. We offer over 70% of our students a share in $200 million in financial aid and scholarships each year.
Two Year Institutions
Arizona Western College
AWC in Yuma, Arizona offers a wide variety of programs leading to certificates or associate degrees. Through a partnership with Northern Arizona University, students may earn an Associate's degree from AWC and pursue a Bachelor's, Master's or Doctorate degree on the AWC campus.
Central Arizona College
Central Arizona College is between Phoenix and Tucson, five miles from I-10. Just outside Casa Grande, the campus is nestled behind a mountain and features beautiful desert landscaping. Students enjoy state-of-the-art residence halls, championship athletic teams, several student clubs and organizations geared toward specific student needs, and a research-based honors program.
Chandler-Gilbert Community College
Chandler-Gilbert Community College, located in the southeast valley communities of Chandler and Gilbert, is now serving students at three locations, Pecos Campus, Williams Campus and Sun Lakes. We offer two-year degrees and certificates in Aviation, Business, Computer Networking (MCSE, Cisco), Developmental Disabilities Specialist and Early Childhood Education.
Cochise College - Sierra Vista & Douglas
A two-year college offering a variety of degrees and certificate programs designed to transfer to Arizona universities and/or train you for direct employment. Cochise College, the third largest community college in Arizona, has two campuses and three centers. The campuses are large enough to offer many features found on a university campus, yet small enough to be personal and friendly.
Coconino Community College
CCC is your connection to success. At our new campus in Flagstaff and renovated/expanded campuses in Page, Grand Canyon, and Williams, we offer career, technical, and transfer degree and certificate programs. CCC is a low cost alternative with diverse and convenient class schedules. Staff and faculty are dedicated and committed to student success through our various support services.
Dine College is the first tribally controlled college in the U.S. This fully accredited school offers academically challenging and transferable college-level courses. One unique function is to promote and nurture the language, culture and history of the Navajo people. Navajo history and philosophy are integrated into the traditional academic curricula.
Eastern Arizona College
EAC is a friendly and safe rural Community College located in Thatcher (southeastern Arizona). University Transfer Programs, Associate Degrees, and Occupational Certificates are offered. Extracurricular options include nationally recognized music & drama programs, six Intercollegiate sports, and an active student government. Low tuition and affordable On-Campus housing available.
Estrella Mountain Community College
EMCC serves many West Valley communities through general, transfer and developmental education, workforce development, student support services, and community education. We offer a variety of degree and certificate programs such as Computer Applications, CISCO, MCSE, Web Development, Organizational Leadership and Hospitality/Hotel Management.
GateWay Community College
As one of the Maricopa Community Colleges, GateWay Community College is a fully accredited public institution of higher education located on an urban campus in Phoenix. GateWay offers over 85 Certificate and Associate Degree programs. GateWay continuously provides high quality student services, education and career training through innovation and state-of-the-art technology.
Glendale Community College
GCC is a Maricopa Community College that offers a wide array of occupational and university transfer programs, men and women's athletics as well as extracurricular activities.
Mesa Community College
MCC serves Maricopa County with seven east valley locations, including the new and comprehensive Red Mountain Campus. State-of-the-art facilities, competitive course curriculum, and highly qualified faculty make MCC a leader in higher education. MCC offers university transfer programs to ASU, NAU, UA, and BYU. A vast array of occupational and certificate programs are available.
Mohave Community College
Mohave is located in Northwest Arizona with campuses located in Kingman, Lake Havasu, Mohave Valley, and Colorado City. It offers Associate Degrees and Certificates as well as University transfer programs.
Northland Pioneer College
Northland has four campuses, six centers, and numerous sites to offer traditional and distance learning opportunities to students in northeastern Arizona. With a highly qualified staff, the college offers five Associate Degrees and over 25 vocational programs, as well as various developmental services. In-state tuition is a low $30 per credit hour making Northland affordable, convenient, and life changing.
Paradise Valley Community College
Paradise Valley offers Associate Degrees and Certificates, as well as a range of transfer programs that include Pre-Education, Pre-Engineering, Pre-Nursing, Pre-Pharmacy, HazMat and International Business. It is also an authorized Microsoft training center.
Phoenix College, with its friendly, student centered environment offers university transfer degrees, occupational degrees and certificates in over 200 programs. This includes programs in Business, Marketing, Computer Graphic Design and many unique programs such as Registered Nursing, Fire Science, Dental Hygiene, Studio Music Recording, and Media Arts.
Pima Community College
PCC is a dynamic, multi-campus college with five campuses and a new education center located in the Tucson area. Options include nearly 150 programs that lead to certificates or Associate Degrees, and 30 university transfer programs, with most credits transferring to Arizona's universities.
Rio Salado College
Known as the "college without walls," Rio Salado brings educational opportunities directly to students through distance learning, accelerated programs and customized partnerships with corporations and government agencies. The Rio Salado web site at www.rio.maricopa.edu has been named one of the outstanding higher education web sites on the continent by the North American Web Association.
Scottsdale Community College
SCC is a learning and student-centered institution with a staff dedicated to providing educational opportunities for a diverse student population. It is located on the Salt River Pima Maricopa Indian Reservation with a SCC Airpark Campus. SCC offers two year certificate and degree programs with university transfer options. Special programs in Culinary Arts, Electric Utility Technology and Equine Science.
South Mountain Community College
South Mountain is a small student-centered college with a strong liberal arts, teacher education, and information technology programs, designed to move students toward goals of university transfer and/or career preparation. Staff and faculty attention to student success, and small classes insure that you don't get lost in the crowd. The college is located across from the Legacy Golf Resort.
Yavapai College is a multi campus institution with sites throughout Yavapai County. The two main campuses are in Prescott and Clarkdale. The Prescott Campus is the residential campus with three co-ed halls. The Prescott Valley Center houses all the Public Services programs, from Fire Science, EMS, to Police Certification. The Chino Valley center is home of the Agri-Business and Construction Technology programs.