Blogs

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Are you a high school sophomore who dreams of attending college but is still trying to figure out how to make that dream a reality? Between juggling classes, extracurricular activities, jobs, and family obligations, it can be overwhelming to even think… Read More
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For some college students, finding time to take classes can seem like a juggling act, especially when managing a busy schedule that includes jobs, extracurricular activities, family, friends, and other commitments. However, with Maricopa Community… Read More
Types of College Degree and Certificates
With so many college degrees and certificate choices, deciding which path is right for you can take time. But finding the perfect fit can unlock an exciting and rewarding journey of exploration. Unlocking your potential starts with learning about the… Read More
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If you’re a motivated and determined high school student starting to think about your college education, you may wonder how you can get a head start. One great way to do this is by enrolling in a Maricopa Community College dual enrollment program. … Read More
Maricopa Community Colleges Junior Achievement BizTown Storefront
The Maricopa County Community College District (MCCCD) is excited to announce a new sponsorship with Junior Achievement of Arizona BizTown® that introduces fourth through sixth-grade students to higher education and tomorrow’s careers.  Through the… Read More
A semiconductor technician wearing a clean suit
One of the fastest-growing industries in Arizona is the semiconductor industry. Microchips produced at Arizona semiconductor manufacturing companies are used for various devices, including cars, computers, smartphones, smart TVs, home appliances, and… Read More
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Every year, high school seniors, college students, and adult learners who plan on attending college should complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to apply for federal and state financial aid, as well as many private-donor… Read More
Transfer Week Myths and Tips and an illustration of students
Interested in transferring your community college credits to finish a degree? Students sometimes have misconceptions about what it takes to transfer credits to a university. We’re here to help. Take some time to research the options and you’ll discover… Read More