News Releases


In its first year of funding, MCCCD is pleased to report that it has received a total of $17.1 million from the Prop 207 recreational cannabis excise tax.

When Arizona invests in community colleges, we are investing in our community

Governor Ducey released his 2023 budget proposal, outlining an investment in community colleges.

Statement from Dr. Steven R. Gonzales, Interim Chancellor

MCCCD Interim Chancellor, Dr. Steven R. Gonzales, made the following statement following Governor Doug Ducey’s 2022 State of the State address. 

Mesa students in orange polos

The Maricopa County Community College District has received $499,987 from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.

Three students sitting next to each other playing Esports

At the Maricopa County Community College District (MCCCD), Esports is more than just a game, it’s a community. 

Engineering students

MCCCD offers engineering students cutting-edge technology and coveted industry experience with South Mountain Community College’s engineering lab.

native american heritage month

In celebration of National Native American Heritage Month, tMCCCD hosted events at many of the Maricopa Community Colleges honoring Native American, American Indian, and Indigenous culture, traditions and heritage.

SCC Begins Presidential Search

MCCCD has begun the search process for the next president of Scottsdale Community College.