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Maricopa Community Colleges recognized for affordability

Source: Business Chamber News

All ten community colleges in the Maricopa County Community College District were recognized by the U.S. Department of Education for offering low in-state tuition.  

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Phoenix college district ranks on Forbes' 'Best Employers for Women' list

Source: Phoenix Business Journal

Forbes released its first 'Best Employers for Women' list, and one Arizona organization made the cut.

Maricopa County Community College District, based in Phoenix, ranked No. 19 out of 300 U.S. companies on the list.

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Phoenix College receives $1.5 million grant to support STEM education for minorities

Source: Business Chamber News

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has granted Phoenix College nearly $1.5 million to support integrating research, mentoring and industry collaborations to improve STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) recruitment and retention among minority students at the college. 

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Dedicated math professor, students continue lesson in monsoon power outage

Source: 12 News

When the lights went out during Professor Roxanne Klassen's math class at Mesa Community College, her students were determined to keep learning.

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Maricopa Community Colleges look for ways to be more business-centric

Source: Phoenix Business Journal

Phoenix Business Journal convened a roundtable discussion with district officials and business community members designed to spotlight how crucial MCCCD is to the growing economy...

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Maricopa Community Colleges looks to cut tuition, raise staff pay

Source: Phoenix Business Journal

Officials with Maricopa County Community College District have recommended to the governing board a reduction in tuition for the upcoming 2018-19 school year...

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These Arizona colleges plan to reduce tuition next year

Source: AZ Central

Maricopa County Community College District officials are recommending the governing board approve a modest tuition reduction for the 2018-19 school year....

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Forbes rates Maricopa County colleges among best US employers for women

Source: KTAR.COM

 Maricopa County Community College District has been named the best employer for women in Arizona by a national business magazine’s survey, and among the best overall.

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Four Community College Leaders to Watch in 2017 and Beyond

Source: EducationDIVE

Two-year colleges are often seen as a last option for students who may not be ready to enter the four-year university. In reality... 

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What Will Secretary DeVos' Impact Be On Community Colleges?

Source: KJZZ

New Education Secretary Betsy DeVos was one of the more controversial Cabinet nominees by President Trump...

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Arizona Community Colleges Developing Advanced Manufacturing Classes

Source: KTAR

Three Arizona community colleges are working on developing advanced manufacturing classes for students...

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Arizona Community-College Systems To Develop Shared Technology Curriculum

Source: KJZZ

Leaders with Maricopa County Community College District, Pima Community College and Central Arizona College were in Tempe to sign the project ...

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How Maricopa Community Colleges can help grow small businesses

Source: Phoenix Business Journal

The Maricopa County Community College District has developed degree and certificate programs to prepare students to be employees for a number of large companies...

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Maricopa Community Colleges takes small steps toward entrepreneurial vision

Source: Phoenix Business Journal

Maricopa Community Colleges develop strategies to continue generating revenue...

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