News Releases

Arizona and American flag

For a Federal Higher Education Convening, MCCCD Interim Chancellor Dr. Steven R. Gonzales hosted the United States Department of Education and higher education and community leaders on Sept. 1, 2021. 

Mesa students in orange polos

MCCCD held a virtual presentation discussing the Maricopa Community Colleges Promise, a needs-based financial support and student success program in partnership with MCCCD, the Maricopa Community Colleges Foundation, and the City of Mesa.

Interim Chancellor Gonzales and Secretary Walsh

U.S. Secretary of Labor Marty Walsh visited GateWay Community College to tour their latest campus, designed to optimize allied health students’ needs, and discuss the future of the workforce with Mayor Kate Gallego and MCCCD Interim Chancellor Dr. Steven R. Gonzales.

MCC Program Director Named Arizona State Climatologist

Erinanne Saffell, Ph.D., director of Mesa Community College’s (MCC) Geography program and residential faculty member, is appointed Arizona’s state climatologist by Governor Doug Ducey.

covid-19 update

MCCCD announces that it has updated its mask guidelines, requiring face coverings to be worn indoors at any facilities across the 10 Maricopa Community Colleges and system offices. 

Auto Body Collision Program graphic

MCCCD's Collision Repair Technician Program allows students to explore auto body mechanics while also feeding their creativity. 

Woman sitting at computer, text reading "guaranteeing better outcomes in higher ed"

To ensure an affordable, clear, and efficient pathway to a bachelor’s degree, MCCCD has joined TransferBOOST to offer students a three-fold transfer affordability guarantee.